Nelson Teen Boxers Earn Spots on Canada’s National Team
by Contributor on Tuesday June 06 2023
The Nelson Boxing and Athletics Club made history recently when the team attended the Youth National Selection camp in Montreal Quebec.
Lola Brouillette and Riel Martinez, both 17, passed through the rigorous challenges to land spots on the national team, being selected from more than 60 athletes from all over the country.
“These kids have come a long way and gone through alot to be where they are," explains Jesse Pinero, head coach and club founder.