Desmond Bannister M.P. delievers scholarships for boxers and coaches



Two amateur boxers and two coaches received Government scholarships to train in Italy. The Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon Desmond Bannister made the announcement at a press conference, August 7. Pictured from left are B.O.A. president, Wellington Miller; assistant coach, Prince Ferguson; boxer, Carl Heild; Minister Bannister; boxer, Valentino Knowles; head coach, Andre Seymour; Permanent Secretary, Archie Nairn; and Bahamas Boxing Federation secretary, George Turner.