Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Fifties BOXING - Vancouver Island





VANCOUVER ISLAND AMATEUR BOXING - 1954

The primary organization regulating amateur boxing was the Greater Victoria Amateur Boxing Association.
In 1954, one of the major tournaments was the 1954 Vancouver Island Golden Gloves Tournament.

The 1954 Tpurnament at Victoria's "Bay Street Armoury" - Champions:
Bobby Bates - Lloyd Tahouney - John Turton - Bernie Hamilton - Eddie Robertson -
Dave Errington - Bert Wilinson - Trent Ketchison - Doug Kerr - Tom McGaw