First Vice President of the Ghana Boxing Authority and an aspirant in the upcoming GBA elections – Dr. Henry Manly-Spain has disclosed that his plans for the pugilist sport is to build a Boxing Academy where selected young best boxers would be housed and groomed.
Dr. Manly-Spain revealed this over the weekend when he met the Black Bombers team to inspire them ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games to return home with medals.
The ace boxing enthusiast said the professional body must always have an eye on the amateurs as the have to be catered for by the government, but supported and encouraged by others to become better boxers and ultimately world champions.
He promised to be in Tokyo to support the Black Bomber if the opportunity avails itself.
The GBA will hold an elective Congress on July 22, 2021 and Dr. Manly – Spain has been tipped to take over from Lawyer Peter Zwennes who decided not to go for another term.
Source: Sammy Heywood Okine