Mike Bromby, a level 4 England Boxing Coach, dedicates his time and commitment to St. Paul’s Boxing Academy to give something back to the sport that he first participated in from the tender age of 9.
Having been introduced into the world of amateur boxing in 1970, Mike enjoyed a very successful amateur career during which he had some 120 amateur bouts, winning many Regional and National championships.
Mike’s achievement were recognised when he was appointed as an elite member of the England coaching team for five years before taking up a role on the GB National Development Coaching team, a post he held for a further five years.
Mike now uses his 46 years’ experience in amateur boxing to provide opportunities to all members of the community to participate in boxing and fitness training, whether it’s for general keep fit/health/recreational purposes or to compete in the sport of boxing.
St. Paul’s Boxing Academy was founded in 1948 is located on North Church Side in Hull city centre. We offer a safe, rewarding and fulfilling place for participants of all ages, ensuring parents and carers know that they are choosing the right club for the children and young people in their care.
The Academy currently has more than 400 members, including 40 Registered Amateur Boxers, and is going from strength to strength.
St. Paul’s Academy aims to cater for all who wish to compete. The Academy has already produced many regional and national champions with the aim of producing even more in the future, including those who will follow in the footsteps of our very own Luke Campbell, who won an Olympic gold medal in the 2012 Olympics.
The Academy is a strong believer in offering its young amateur boxers life enhancing opportunities and has participated in international boxing tournaments in countries including Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Denmark, and Tenerife to name but a few.