Search

Boxing: Hornchurch-based Lucy looking for title success

PUBLISHED: 17:00 28 February 2019

Lucy Wildheart trains with Colin Lynes

Lucy Wildheart trains with Colin Lynes

Archant

Hornchurch-based Lucy Wildheart will fight for the vacant IBO Inter-continental lightweight title later this month.

Wildheart, trained and promoted by Colin Lynes, will compete at the Bracknell Leisure Centre on March 17 and has been training hard and sparring with current England and Great Britain internationals.

Lynes said: “Lucy has has adapted so well to her new adopted home of Hornchurch and is quickly becoming a local star.

“Of course it helps having me as a manager and trainer, having reached the heights I did in my career and ionically it is the same title that got me on the trail to becoming a multi-title holder.

“Lucy has been working lots for the local community too, helping me coach our local kids, and we both put on a presentation for the National Fostering Agency, which went down a storm.”

Wildheart is sponsored by Rich Demolition, Osteria Due Amici and Lighthouse and you can see her preparation work at https://youtu.be/mIjZ-7DxpzY.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Romford Recorder. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Romford Recorder