Every week until the Olympic opening ceremonies, Boxing Ontario will pay homage to Ontario amatuer boxers who paved the olympic road for Adam Trupish.
This week we honour:
Egerton Marcus was born February 2, 1965 in Good Fortune, Guyana he won the silver medal in the Middleweight division (71-75 kg) at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul for Canada.
- 1st round bye
- Defeated Emmanuel Legaspi (Philippines) KO 1
- Defeated Darko Dukić (Yugoslavia) KO 2
- Defeated Sven Ottke (West Germany) 5-0
- Defeated Hussain Shah Syed (Pakistan) 4-1
- Lost to Henry Maske (East Germany) 0-5
1987 75kg Canadian Senior Male Champ
1986 75kg Canadian Senior Male Champ
1985 Boxing Canada Best Boxer of the Year
1984 75kg Canadian Junior Male Champ
Coach Adrian Teodorescu & Ray Napper Sr.