Pictured left to right: Frank Sweeney, Group CEO of CHA, Brooke Neely, Boxer and John Kelly, Chairperson of CHA
Frank Sweeney, Group Chief Executive and John Kelly, Chairperson of Cunninghame Housing Association presented £1,000 to Brooke Neely. Brooke is a young boxer from Ardrossan, which is her 2nd year of a 3-year sponsorship award.
Brooke who boxes with Irvine Vineburgh Boxing Club, is also a member of the Scotland National Team. She is also the youngest member of the Boxing Scotland Elite Boxing Group. Brooke’s training is split between Irvine Vineburgh and the Boxing Scotland High Performance Centre in Bridgeton, Glasgow.
Recently Brooke travelled to Bulgaria to compete at the European Championships where she gained some good sparring with other countries. She then competed for Scotland in the GB tri nation Championships in Barnsley. She defeated 2 English Champions becoming GB Champion for the 3rd time. Brooke is going from strength to strength and is now training for the World Championships in November 2022.
“I would like to thank Cunninghame Housing Association for all of the support and encouragement that they have given me”.
Brooke Neely, Scottish National Team Boxer
We are delighted to be sponsoring Brooke for a 2nd year with vital financial support. It lets her to do what she loves and helps her to achieve her dreams and progress in her field.
JOHN KELLY, Chairperson, CHA
The funding came from the “Making Our Communities a Better Place Fund”. It runs throughout the year (1st April to 31st March) until the funding is exhausted.
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