Triple Win for Inner City's Pegues, Seehra and Lally
INNER CITY BOXING CLUB HITS THE MOTHER LODE of AWARDS:
By Brian W. Zelley, B. Com, CA
As the final boxing tournament of the 2009/2010 year was unwinding, the three top awards in amateur boxing in British Columbia were presented to three members of the Inner City Boxing Club of Prince George, coach Bob Pegues and boxers Jag Seehra and Kenny Lally.
Coach Bob PEGUES was recipient of the "Harold Mann Life Time Achievement Award" for non-competitors such as coaches, officials or other volunteers. the award is names after Harold Mann, a former amateur boxing champion and coach.
Bob is also a former boxer who was a member of the Nanaimo Boxing Club in the Seventies. Bob is one of the original members after the club was formed in 1971.
Boxer Jag SEEHRA was recipient of the "Freddy Fuller Award" for best performance in Boxing' BC's "Road To Glory Tournament Series". Jag's Golden Gloves victory is one of five that he won in the past year.
Boxer Kenny LALLY received the "Elite Boxer of the Year" award based primarily on his recent performance in International tournaments. He was the 2009 Canadian flyweight champion and is presently a member of Canada's A Team.