Scott is off to the Games

fitzywebScott Fitzgerald held his final training session today at the Larches and Savick Boxing Club before travelling to Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games.

Scott will be boxing for England in the welterweight 69Kg division. His first contest will be on Friday 25th July in the preliminary rounds. Scott won the National ABA Championships last year, before being called up to the National boxing team.

Scott was joined by supporters and the only other Preston based ABA champion, Roderick Allen at todays session. Roderick was the ABA Super Heavyweight champion in 1995.

Commenting on Scott’s final training session, Roderick said, “Scott looks in top condition. We are all wishing Scott all the best for the Championships.”

Scott Fitzgerald said, “I’m ready for it and cannot wait to get in the ring.”