Press Release:-astries, Saint Lucia, January 26, 2017 – A new executive has been installed to manage the affairs of the Saint Lucia Boxing Association (SLBA).
The executive is as follows;
David “Shakes” Christopher – President
Julie Bonnet – 1st Vice President
Shannon Lebourne – 2nd Vice President & Public Relations Officer (PRO)
Esther Busby – Treasurer
Lucy Goodman – Assistant Secretary/Treasurer
Garvin Niles – Secretary
Joseph Reds Perreira – Immediate Past President & Special Adviser
The new executive laid our its plans and programme for 2017 during a special awards night for local boxers on Wednesday January 25. The priorities include urgent completion of the National Boxing Gymnasium upgrade project, securing scholarships and training opportunities for local boxers and administrators and preparation of a team of boxers to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
SLBA David “Shakes” Christopher says the new brings together a mixture of experienced and new individuals.
He added that he was pleased with the commitment of the new team and looks forward to them advancing the development of boxing in Saint Lucia.
The new executive will serve for the next four years.