• Lonsdale join forces with Maloney Promotions

    By SGB sports on 24/05/2012
    British boxing brand Lonsdale has teamed up Maloney Promotions to sponsor the promoter’s fight nights on Sky Sports Maloney Promotions’ stable of talent includes Lonsdale sponsored fighters David Price, The Dickenson Brothers and Brian Rose. Price claimed the British and Commonwealth heavy weight titles with a comprehensive victory over Sam Sexton at the Maloney Promotions event on Saturday the 19th […]
  • London fight zone launches at Lillywhites

    By SGB sports on 14/05/2012
    Last week saw the official launch of London Fight Zone on the top floor of legendary sports retailer Lillywhites at London’s Piccadilly Circus Iconic imagery of Muhammad Ali and Henry Cooper has been teamed with red brick walls and dumbbell clothing racks to create an old school boxing club feel – much appreciated by launch event guests ex-boxers Joe Calzaghe, […]
  • Should more cash be reserved for grassroots sport?

    By SGB sports on 20/06/2011
    Special report on legacy of London 2012 Olympic Games to broadcast on Sky Sports News tonight at 1930hrs A special report on the impact of the London 2012 Olympic Games on grassroots sport will be shown tonight (June 20) on Sky Sports News. The ‘Legacy Games’ report will focus on whether amateur clubs are receiving any funding to ensure a […]
  • Boxing Showcase: Packing a punch

    By SGB sports on 01/05/2011
     Recent UK success stories have revitalised consumer interest in boxing. We showcase a range of products best suited to amateurs learning the ropes. Pro-Box Club Essentials Boxing Gloves These high-specification gloves use advanced safety foams and have designs usually found on more expensive AIBA licensed equipment. They are available in 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16oz versions, and in red, […]
  • Boxing: Opro barks about its bite

    By SGB sports on 01/05/2011
    Mouthguard manufacturer Opro moved into new premises at the turn of the year. David Pittman went along to take a look at its new manufacturing process. Mouthguard manufacturer Opro moved into new premises in Hemel Hempstead in January after outgrowing its previous facility in Hatfield. The facility was officially opened a few weeks ago when dignitaries from the dental, sporting […]
  • Pacquiao to develop darts with Target

    By SGB sports on 11/04/2011
    Boxing champion and dart brand to develop ‘most exciting products ever to hit the world darts market’, available worldwide from May Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao and dart brand Target have signed a deal that will see the pair collaborate on a new set of products featuring the boxer’s name. Target and Pacquiao will create the boxer’s own personal range of […]
  • adidas innovates the world of boxing

    By SGB sports on 31/10/2007
    For over 80 years adidas has been paramount in the world of sports using innovation and technology to develop shoes, clothing and equipment that enable you to achieve your maximum potential.That is why for over two years now,we have been working closely with the world’s top boxers to design and manufacture an innovative range of boxing equipment. A direct result […]
  • Pro-Box

    By SGB sports on 31/10/2007
    The entry level ‘BLUE’ Collection from Pro-Box utilises the most advanced PU and PVC materials, to bring a range of equipment that can deliver reliability and style on a budget. Suitable for home fitness training or limited club use.‘BLUE’ Pre-Shaped Punch Bag Mitts Pre-shaped style bag mitts in tough PVC with elasticated wrist. Sml/Med/Lge.£3.99 The ‘BLACK’ Collection from Pro-Box offers […]

    By SGB sports on 31/10/2007
    Lonsdale have taken great pride in creating the ultimate speed ball. Each Ultra-Pro Speed Ball has 10 individually hand sewn panels to meet the precision and perfection that every boxer has come to expect with Lonsdale’s professional equipment.Most speed balls are constructed from six panels giving them a hexagonal shape with edges that do not rebound in a predictable precise […]

    By SGB sports on 31/10/2007
    Lonsdale’s Super Pro Range uses the finest materials available combined with the latest technology to make the Super Pro Range worthy of the original Lonsdale name.Lonsdale’s Super Pro Airpads are beautifully constructed using the finest leather, incorporating the Air Mitt to provide over three inches of shock dispersing foam. This, together with the unique air pockets in the target area, […]