Ashford Boxing Club attended the Southern Counties final on Saturday 4th October at the Rye leisure centre, with brothers Bill and Charlie Smith. Older brother Bill box at bantamweight against Bradley Cain of GYM01 boxing club. All three rounds were fought well by both boxers, but Bill Smith lost on a points decision in his first ever Southern Counties Final.
Younger brother Charlie boxed a very hard fought contest in the Light Welterweight division against Will Nimako of Basingstoke Boxing Club. Charlie boxed hard and aggressive in all three rounds, whilst giving away height, weight and experience. Charlie also had his first loss, also in his first attempt at the Southern Counties by way of split decision. Both boxers did there selves proud and that of Ashford Boxing Club and coaches Dennis Jarvis, Andy Wilford and Jamie Carter are certain they will have future success.