Local Sinn Féin representative Leanne Peacock and Philip McGuigan MLA have congratulated Rasharkin woman Noreen Glendinning who has been chosen as Team Ireland’s Manager for the Senior Ladies at the European Amateur Boxing Championships this month.
Miss Peacock said,
“I would like to send my congratulations to Noreen on being chosen for this highly coveted position as Team Manager for Team Ireland in the European Boxing Championships this month in Bulgaria.”
“Mrs Glendinning comes from a long line of successful boxers and has been involved in the sport for many years as a coach and manager at the Errigal Amateur Boxing Club based in Ballerin and is currently a referee for the Ulster Boxing Council.”
“This is a fantastic achievement for Noreen in the Amateur boxing field and I wish her, and the Team Ireland boxers, every success over the next few weeks.”
Philip McGuigan MLA added,
“North Antrim has produced many talented sportspeople and sports administrators over the years and Noreen is certainly on that list. It is always great to see local people succeeding and I have no doubt Noreen will do an excellent job. This is a fantastic achievement for her and I wish her the best in this role.”