Our Canadian Women’s National Team had 3 boxers into the final for the gold medal.
Here are the results
GOLD – 69 kgs Ariane FORTIN defeated Svetlana KOSOVA (Russia) 17-3
SILVER – 51 kgs Nilmini JAYASINGHE (Sri Lanka) won over Mandy BUJOLD 6-5
SILVER – 81 kgs Mariya YAVORSKAYA (Russia) defeated Melinda WATPOOL 15-3
BRONZE – 75 kgs Susan HASS
Congrats not only to the medal winners but every member of the team…a very strong showing in a very tough competition….
Ontario Women who attended……
48kg – Jackie Park (Bay Area Boxing Club)
51kg – Mandy Bujold (Waterloo Boxing Club)
57kg – Alison Hunter (Border City Boxing Club)
81kg – Melinda Watpool (Durham Boxing Academy)
Team Coach – Rick Cadilha (Waterloo Boxing Club)
Team Official – Sonny Wong
Next up for the Women’s National Team: Continental Championships , Newark New Jersey – August 25-28, 2009