A five man delegation of boxers and officials will be heading to Argentina on Tuesday 8th of March 2016, To participate in the 2016 RIO OLYMPIC QUALIFIERS. The team travelling to Argentina include 69kg Lyndel(the Russian ) Marceline , 75kg Auther (lion heart) langilien, Cuban coach Jorge Gonzalez Dominguez who was in Cuba for the past three weeks preparing for this qualifier, newly certified 2 star A.I.B.A coach Anthony Roy Velinor UK based, and Manger / President David (shakes) Christopher, will all assemble in Panama on the 8th of March En route to Argentina arriving on the 9th 0f March.
Tournament Qualifier runs from the 9th to the 20th of March and it’s the First time ever in the history of St. Lucia Boxing. That a team of boxers taking part in an Olympic Qualifier. The preparation and trip was made possible. By the St. Lucia Olympic Committee. Meanwhile a team of young boxers continues their preparation for juniors and schools boys tournament in Guyana and Guadalupe respectively.