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Team Ireland Gear up for European Youth Championships

Team Ireland will depart for Zagreb, Croatia on Friday morning ahead of the opening bell for the 24th European Youth Championships in the Croatian capital on Saturday.

222 boxers, representing 39 countries, will take part in the tournament. See below attachment for invitation letter and schedule.

Martin Stokes, who picked up an injury, has been replaced by 2013 European Youth champion Gary Cully.Click here for 2013 European Youth Championships results.

Participating countries 2014 European Youth Championships: Finland, Slovenia, Austria, Germany, BIH, Russia, Greece, Lithuania, Scotland, Estonia, Sweden, England, Bulgaria, Romania, Ireland, Poland, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Albania, Armenia, Serbia, Spain, Latvia, Italy, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Denmark, Kosovo, Georgia, Ukraine, Netherlands, Hungary, Belarus, Macedonia, Slovakia, Israel, EUBC.


Irish squad
49kg Darryl Moran (Illies GG)
52kg Willie Donoghue (St Michael’s Athy)
56kg Francis Cleary (Olympic)
60kg James Cleary (Olympics)
64kg Gary Cully (St David’s)
69kg John Joyce (St Michael’s Athy)
75kg Fergus Quinn (Camlough)
81kg Cormac Long (Rathkeale)
91kg James Hughes (Ryston)

Team manager: Sean Canavan
Coaches: Jim O’Neill and Tom Hayes.



Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years