August 19, 2011


Eight Canadian boxers have been selected to be part in the forthcoming Nikolaev City Cup in Nikoalev, Ukraine, (4 – 11 September 2011).


The team includes the two times World Champion Ariane Fortin and the 2010 Pan-American Women Championships silver medalist McKenzie Wright.


The boxers selected are as follows:


48kg McKenzie Wright (Ontario)

51kg Jackie Lachapelle (Ontario)

54kg Vicky Pelletier (Quebec)

57kg Melissa Guillemette (Quebec)

69kg Susan Haas (Alberta)

75kg Ariane Fortin (Quebec)


The Boxing Team will be supported by Laszlo Marien and Jill Perry.