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Kingsway Boxing Girls Welcome Back Canadian Olympian Mandy Bujold

Posted: November 16, 2017

2016 Canadian Olympian Mandy Bujold will join Team Kingsway's Teen Girls Boxing on December 5, 2016. THE TEEN GIRLS OF KINGSWAY BOXING WELCOME CANADIAN OLYMPIAN MANDY BUJOLD It is with great pleasure that we will be inviting Mandy back to coach the final Girls Teen Boxing Class of 2017 on Monday December 11, 2017. “Mandy has been a true ambassador of the sport, inspiring our boxing family and friends. Her dedication and perseverance led to achieving her ultimate dream of making it to the 2016 Rio Olympics. She has influenced athletes around the world to achieve their dreams and to step...


MEDIA RELEASE: The Gentlemen’s Expo Hosts Friday Night Fights 'To End Cancer' - Tickets Are Now On-Sale

Posted: November 8, 2017

Photo By: Virgil Barrow | Thad Ridsdill (Left) vs. Mark Smither (Right), will face off in the Co-Main Event on Friday November 24 at The Friday Night Fights ‘To End Cancer’ hosted by The Gentlemen’s Expo WHAT: THE GENTLEMEN’S EXPO #TGE2017 WHEN: Friday November 24, 2017 | 4pm - 10pm (fights start at 8pm) WHERE: Metro Toronto Convention Centre | North Building, 255 Front St West. WHY: Friday Night Fights ‘To End Cancer’ In Support Of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation TICKETS: Only $25 regular price - Use Promo Code BOXING to save $5 per ticket!  Please purchase general...


The boxing kids came prepared with costumes to match their skills for a very Happy Halloween!

Posted: October 31, 2017

Photo Credit: Virgil Barrow | 6 year old Abbigail is one of the youngest boxers to ever come through the doors of Kingsway Boxing Club! For Halloween she dressed up as the meanest unicorn we've ever seen! The boxing kids came prepared with costumes to match their skills for a very happy Halloween! Winter Registration is NOW OPEN! With registration at capacity each season, the Kids Boxing Classes have proven to be one of our most popular programs. We look forward to welcoming the kids back and opening the doors to other children looking to share in the experience. More Info or Register...


World Boxing Super Series: The Muhammad Ali Trophy and $50m up for grabs

Posted: October 11, 2017

Photo Courtesy of BBC: George Groves could face Chris Eubank Jnr in the semi-finals of the Super Series World Boxing Super Series: The Muhammad Ali Trophy and $50m up for grabs By Luke Reddy BBC Sport View Original Article The World Boxing Super Series, which launched in September, is a tournament for top fighters with $50 million in prize money and the Muhammad Ali Trophy awarded to the winners. “Boxing has really been missing a big tournament like the World Boxing Super Series”  ~ Richard Schaefer, the former Golden Boy Promotions executive who is in charge of the U.S...


Jake 'The Raging Bull' LaMotta Dies at Age 95

Posted: September 21, 2017

Jake LaMotta was not a great champion but one of the toughest, a boxing beast The Guardian | View Original Article Written By Kevin Mitchell The fine details of his brief reign as world middleweight champion are not always absorbed in recollections of his career, mainly because one of the greatest films of all time painted him in classically Shakespearean mode Jake LaMotta should have been in Las Vegas to watch Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Álvarez, two distinguished middleweights pitched together to echo the deeds of the division’s glorious past...


Nicola Adams To Make Pro Debut On One Of The Biggest Fights Of 2017

Posted: September 13, 2017

Nicola Adams to make US debut on blockbuster Alvarez vs Golovkin undercard View Original Article | The Telegraph UK Nicola Adams, the double Olympic boxing champion for Great Britain in London and Rio, is to make her US debut in Las Vegas this September, facing Hungary’s Alexandra Vlajk on the blockbuster Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez versus Gennady Golovkin card at the T-Mobile Arena. “Every boxer dreams of fighting in Las Vegas one day and to be doing this as part of the biggest boxing match of the year is going to be incredible,” said Adams. “It’s great to be fighting three-minute...


The 3 Key Elements To Becoming A Superhero - Secrets From The Boxing World

Posted: September 2, 2017

The 3 Key Elements To Becoming A Superhero - Secrets From The Boxing World Article By: Jennifer Huggins | Owner, Kingsway Boxing Club Since discovering boxing at 16 years of age, my perception of the world has completely changed. Though I pride myself on living an extremely diverse lifestyle, much of the success that I've had in business, sport and even my personal life, is a direct result of the training that I've developed from my involvement in boxing. Over the years, I have found myself in the role of the boxer, coach, judge and referee. The sport has not only impacted...


REGISTRATION OPEN: 2017 Fall Kids & Teen Programs | Limited Space!

Posted: August 23, 2017

Photo By: Virgil Barrow | Kingsway Boxing Club has been running specialty kids and teens classes since 2013. REGISTRATION OPEN: 2017 Fall Programs | Limited Space All Kids, Teens and even Adult Fall Boxing Programs begin in the third week of September. Space is limited, sign up today! Register Now ATTENTION PARENTS: We're also searching for our 2018 Fight To End Cancer Corporate Team! If Boxing has been on your bucket-list don't miss your chance to step into the ring for a sanctioned boxing match! More Info Boxing is one of the most enjoyable sports for people of all ages. Introducing...


GGG vs. Canelo: Fight Of The Decade?

Posted: September 8, 2017

GGG vs. Canelo: Fight Of The Decade? View Original Article | Boxing News 24 By Gavin Howie: The September 16 super fight between Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin and Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is around the corner and the odds between the 2 fighters are getting closer and closer. It is not a common thing for a fighter to move up in weight to take on, and defeat a unified champion. Even more difficult when that challenge is against such a dominant and experienced middleweight in GGG. When you look at each of the fighter’s toughest fights, Canelo could perhaps have a few more loses on...


Deal Is Close For Super-Fight Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux on Dec.9

Posted: August 22, 2017

Getty Images: Guillermo Rigondeaux (right) outclassed the highly rated Nonito Donaire in New York in April 2013. The Cuban super-bantamweight, who won Olympic gold in 2000 and 2004, is undefeated as a professional. Deal Is Close For Super-Fight Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux on Dec.9 View Original Article Article By: Chris Williams Vasyl Lomachenko, who's performance overshadowed the main event as an undercard on the Mayweather vs. Pacquao fight in 2015, is close to reaching a deal with Guillermo Rigondeaux - arguably two of the best boxers to come out of amateur olympic boxing! WBO...


Mayweather Not Focused on Surpassing Marciano's Mark of 49-0

Posted: August 20, 2017

BoxingScene.com: Mayweather Not Focused on Surpassing Marciano's Mark of 49-0 Article By: Keith Idec View Original Article Floyd Mayweather Jr. is well aware that beating Conor McGregor on Saturday night will help him surpass Rocky Marciano’s 49-0 record. The undefeated five-division champion also respects Marciano’s accomplishments and the legendary heavyweight champion’s place in boxing history. The 40-year-old Mayweather just doesn’t like to compare what he has done to Marciano’s career. Marciano went 49-0 and recorded 43 knockouts during a brief...


KNOCK-OUT END OF YEAR SALES | KINGSWAY BOXING CLUB

Posted: December 3, 2016

Our programs are filling up quickly, don't miss out on being a part of our 2017 specialty programs.


LEGENDARY CANADIAN BOXING COACH, ADRIAN TEODORESCU, SUCCUMBS TO CANCER | TORONTO SUN

Posted: December 1, 2016

Legendary Canadian boxing coach Teodorescu, 73, succumbs to cancer BY STEVE BUFFERY, TORONTO SUN (View Original Post) FIRST POSTED: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016 07:41 PM EST | UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016 09:12 PM EST Adrian Teodorescu guided Lennox Lewis to a gold medal at the 1988 Seoul Games. (Craig Robertson/Toronto Sun files) I first met boxing coach Adrian Teodorescu in the mid 1980’s when he opened a gym on The West Mall in Etobicoke. After giving us a tour, Teodorescu opened a closet to reveal a mattress and sleeping bags on the floor...


THE TEEN GIRLS OF KINGSWAY BOXING WELCOME CANADIAN OLYMPIAN MANDY BUJOLD

Posted: November 28, 2016

2016 Canadian Olympian Mandy Bujold will join Team Kingsway's Teen Girls Boxing on December 5, 2016. THE TEEN GIRLS OF KINGSWAY BOXING WELCOME CANADIAN OLYMPIAN MANDY BUJOLD Jennifer Huggins leads the Girls Teens class at Kingsway Boxing, sharing her passion for the sport that changed her life. Photo Credit: Virgil Barrow The Girls Teen Boxing Program is run by  coaches Virgil Barrow and AIBA International Referee, Jennifer Huggins. After recognizing the incredible impact the sport has had on her life, she felt it was necessary to share her passion with the youth of the community...

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NOVEMBER 19TH | TWO FIGHTERS, FIGHTING ONE FIGHT TO END CANCER

Posted: November 8, 2016

SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH, 2017 MARIELA BURKETT'S EXCLUSIVE SURVIVOR BOOTCAMP AND JOSH O’REILLY’S 7TH PROFESSIONAL FIGHT  DEFEAT IS NOT AN OPTION. That is the motto of every person who dedicates their time and energy to the difficult battle we face against cancer every day. Every single person is affected by cancer in some way, and each person has their own way of fighting it. Sometimes they’re fighting in the most literal sense of the word, like Fight To End Cancer’s very own Josh O’Reilly. He took to the ring at the 2012 Fight to End Cancer...


SHIREEN 'THE MACHINE' BRINGS HOME THE WIN FOR TEAM KINGSWAY!

Posted: October 28, 2016

Shireen "The Machine" Fabing declared the winner by unanimous decision at last weekends fights in mississauga. Photo Credit: Luis Parades Shireen “The Machine” Victorious Last Weekend! Written By: Luis Parades Friday October 28, 2016 The crowd was on fire and Team Kingsway was out in full force as Shireen “The Machine” Fabing headed to the ring! If you recognize the name, it’s because Shireen is a Fight To End Cancer alumni who fought in 2013, she's also a regular at the gym. You can see her almost everyday putting in time to conditioning, technical training or...


INVADING THE STREETS AT TASTE OF THE KINGSWAY 2016

Posted: September 15, 2016

Team Kingsway worked with hundreds of people at this years Taste Of The Kingsway Festival, spreading their love for the sport throughout the community Photo Credit: Rebecca Freeman 10th ANNIVERSARY AT THE TASTE OF THE KINGSWAY 2016 Team Kingsway Hit The Streets At The Annual Festival Last weekend saw the Taste of the Kingsway 2016 festival take place for another extremely successful year. The merchants in the west-end of Toronto, showed off everything that makes it special - from great food, live music, entertainment, and most importantly...  Some incredible Boxing! One...


TOP 5 MOTIVATIONAL BOXING COMMERCIALS EVER MADE

Posted: August 26, 2016

There's no doubt that advertising campaigns have become an art form of their own. Most companies have started focusing on the importance of selling personal motivation, overtop of their actual products. In many cases, the brand won't even appear within the commercial until the logo appears at the very end. Here's our top 5 picks for the best motivational boxing commercials of all time. After watching these you'll be hitting the bag in the next 24 hours. 5. Puma | #NoMatterWhat Cuban Boxing Campaign 4. Nike Boxing Commercial 3. Everlast | Boxing...


WHO IS VIRGIL BARROW | TEAM KINGSWAY BOXING

Posted: August 20, 2016

Meet Fight To End Cancer's Fight Team Captain and Coach of Toronto's Kingsway Boxing Club. Not only does he devote his time to 10 Charity Boxers each year, but he is busy year-round developing and running programs at the gym... not to mention being absolutely awesome. In addition to being a senior boxing coach with more than 10 years under his belt, Virgil is also certified in childhood, sports and personal nutrition! Book your free lesson with Virgil today! If you are interested in joining the Fight To End Cancer Fight Team you will be spending the better part of your year with Virgil. Register...


HOW TO WRAP FOR BOXING | ARE YOU PREVENTING OR CAUSING INJURY

Posted: August 14, 2016

ARE YOU WRAPPING CORRECTLY? Boxing is a sport in which it is very easy to progress with an incomplete understanding of the rules and improper techniques... The first piece of equipment you will ever purchase as a boxer is your very own pair of boxing wraps. You throw them on and you immediately feel protected against the power your target is about to endure from your fists... but are you really protecting yourself? Jeff MacWilliams (FTEC2015 Fighter) wraps his hands in preparation for his training session Photo Credit: Rebecca Freeman If done correctly, wrapping your hands is beneficial...


KNOCKING OUT BREAST CANCER IS ALL IN THE WORKOUT

Posted: July 18, 2016

EXERCISE DIRECTLY LINKED TO REDUCING THE CHANCES OF BREAST CANCER FTEC2016 Fighter, Sam Krystantos training for fight nightPhoto Credit: Al Quintero Photography A recent released Canadian study has discovered a link between reducing the chance of Breast Cancer with exercise! The study published in the Journal of Applied Physiology by York University Professor Michael Connor found that different hormones produced in fat cells in obese individuals can lead to breast cancer cell growth, however with daily exercise the effects of these fat cells can be fought against and help to prevent...


ONCE A FIGHTER - ALWAYS A FIGHTER | FEATURING SHIREEN FABING

Posted: July 21, 2016

Catching up with 2013 FTEC Fighter - Shireen “The Machine” Fabing Coached by Virgil Barrow, Shireen "The Machine" Fabing gets ready for her opponent before the first bell! On a sunny June afternoon, boxers from different parts of Ontario made their way to Toronto’s west end as a scheduled club show was about to kick off. The card had various types of boxers ready to impress, but there was one bout that stood out. Kingsway Boxing’s own Shireen “The Machine” Fabing was stepping into the squared ring again to take on a strong opponent! Shireen displayed her skill and...


CANADIAN ACTOR CRAIG LAUZON'S THOUGHTS ON FIGHTING TO END CANCER

Posted: June 27, 2016

BUT FIRST... JUSTIN TRUDEAU'S FIGHT TO END CANCER | FEATURING CRAIG LAUZON Canadian Actor Craig Lauzon Reflects On Fighting To End Cancer   with Erica McMaster Every year the Fight To End Cancer features a new team of extraordinary men and women.  From lawyers and CEO's to Canadian Actors like 2016's Main Event, Craig Lauzon. Collectively with his 9 teammates, An astounding $120,000.00 was raised within their personal networks. Coupled with the night’s additional fundraising efforts at the Gala, we project over $170,000.00 will be directly donated to...


THE STRENGTH OF A WOMAN | BREAST CANCER AWARENESS – IT’S LIFE OR DEATH!

Posted: July 8, 2016

Natasa Jamnik-Sousa (Blue) Vs. Samantha Krystantos (Red) in what was one of Fight To End Cancer's most talked about fights in the 2016 Charity Boxing Gala. Photo Credit: Dayrit Photography On average, 96,400 Canadian women will be diagnosed with cancer and 37,000 women will die from cancer. Promoting the awareness of the effects cancer has on women is a very big theme of our initiatives. Every year, the Fight To End Cancer Gala features, at least one female bout that proves to be the 'Fight Of The Night'. Life becomes more bearable when we possess awareness. Simply put, awareness...


ON THE SCENE NETWORK AT THE FIGHT TO END CANCER 2016

Posted: June 13, 2016

Fight To End Cancer Gala 2016 5th annual Fight to End Cancer fundraising gala turned out bigger and better than anyone had expected. Featuring elegant gourmet dinner, various entertainers along with Olympic-style boxing, the event has raised over $500,000 in just 5 years, directly supporting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. OTSN host Darriel Roy caught up with the host of the event Ben Mulroney as well as Fight to End Cancer founder Jennifer Huggins. @fightendcancer @thePMCF @OTSNmedia “On The Scene Network” is a web series & TV Show that provides an exclusive...


I FIGHT TO END CANCER FOR...

Posted: June 13, 2016

WE ARE ALL A PART OF THE FIGHT TO END CANCER Who OR What Are You Fighting For? JOIN THE FIGHT! Fight To End Cancer Lead Partner, Jim Mosher of Landscape Plus, continues to fight for his community until we end cancer for good! Featuring a new group of white-collar men and women each year, with no prior boxing experience, Fight To End Cancer’s annual black tie gala concludes months of their intense training, in true Olympic-style boxing, and hard work in achieving personal fundraising goals. Fight To End Cancer has quickly grown to become a premium fundraiser...


MAKING IT HAPPEN WITH THE FIGHT TO END CANCER

Posted: June 16, 2016

Make It Happen Media (MIH) has been a partner of the Fight To End Cancer since 2015, literally helping us to 'Make It Happen'. Most recently, MIH helped us forge one of our newest relationship with Z103.5 as our first ever Official Radio Partners. We feel so fortunate to have Carol Cirillo, founder of MIH, and her team in our corner! Carol Cirillo and Katherine Cott of Make It Happen Media with the 2016 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team ABOUT MAKE IT HAPPEN MEDIA Some people spend their time waiting for something to happen. Others spend their time wishing for something to happen...


FIGHT TO END CANCER'S BIGGEST YEAR-TO-DATE MAKES IT A KNOCKOUT SUCCESS!

Posted: June 7, 2016

5th ANNUAL GALA RAISES OVER $500,000.00, BENEFITING THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION Left to Right: MC & Host, Ben Mulroney, Canadian Olympic Boxer, Mandy Bujold and FTEC Founder, Jennifer Huggins on the Red Carpet at the 2016 Fight To End Cancer Gala Tuesday June 7, 2016 - TORONTO, ON - The 5th Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala (FTEC) was our biggest and most successful year ever! The sold out event was hosted by CTV ETALK's, Ben Mulroney at the historic Old Mill Inn, in Toronto's west end. The Gala brought together some of the city's top executives and...


A BRAZEN HEAD STARE-DOWN BEFORE FIGHT NIGHT

Posted: May 28, 2016

The Official Fight To End Cancer Media Day and Weigh-Ins. Photo: Jeff 'The Beast' MacWilliams getting his abs counted by Virgil Barrow - Fight To End Cancer Head Coach Photo Credit: Rebecca Freeman THE FTEC2016 FIGHT TEAM ARE READY TO GO TO BATTLE Knocking Out Cancer in the 5th Annual Fight To End Cancer The Fight To End Cancer Media Day & Weigh-ins has become a much anticipated event of its own. The Official Media Day is for our supporters to help build up excitement,  just days before our fighters step into the ring at our annual Charity Boxing Gala. With each passing...


THE TODD SHAPIRO SHOW | INTRODUCING THE FTEC2016 FIGHT TEAM

Posted: May 27, 2016

Sponsor A Fighter Click here if you're having trouble hearing audio On Saturday June 4, 2016 8 men and 2 women will be stepping into the ring to literally knockout cancer in the 5th Annual Fight To End Cancer. Take a listen to the SiriusXM Radio exclusive interview with Todd Shapiro, featuring the Fight Team Coach -- Virgil Barrow, Co-Main Event matchup - Sam Krystantos and Natasa Jamnik-Sousa, and Main Event Canadian Actor Craig Lauzon. Buy Tickets


DEFEAT IS NOT AN OPTION | MEET THE FTEC2016 FIGHTERS

Posted: May 26, 2016

Blood, sweat and tears go into each fighters journey. From day one until Fight Night, they give everything they have to 'Fight to End Cancer.'


MAKING CHAMPIONS IN THE FIGHT TO END CANCER | PRIESTLY DEMOLITION

Posted: May 26, 2016

Cory Raymond - FTEC2016 Main Event Fighter In addition to dedicating the past year of his life to stepping in the ring on June 4, 2016, Cory is working toward an ambitious personal fundraising goal of $40,000.00 We are so grateful to Priestly Demolition Inc. for their generous donation of $2500 to 2016 Fight To End Cancer Main-Event Fighter, Cory Raymond. With their support we're even closer to our $200,000.00 2016 fight team goal! "Ryan and the crew at Priestly Demolition are proud to sponsor Cory in raising money for a cause that has touched every one of us. It’s a hard fight for...


FEATURED FIGHTER | CORY RAYMOND

Posted: May 20, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Cory Raymond, Sponsored by Z103.5 It's time to meet our final #FeaturedFighter from the Main Event, Cory 'One Punch' Raymond.  Cory is a Lead Project Manager for PCL Constructors Canada Inc. Cory was introduced to the Fight to End Cancer by his friend and co-worker Sean Donovan who was one of our 2015 Main Event fighters. We asked Cory what FTEC means to him.   "It...


FEATURED FIGHTER | CRAIG LAUZON

Posted: May 18, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Craig Lauzon, sponsored by Make It Happen Media With just weeks left before the Fight to End Cancer 5th annual gala, we are excited to be featuring our MAIN EVENT fighters of the night, starting with Mr. Craig 'Fix Yo Face' Lauzon. Craig is an actor, comedian and writer who you may recognize as a member of the Royal Canadian Air Farce or from one of his many stage or...


FEATURED FIGHTER | SAMANTHA KRYSTANTOS

Posted: May 13, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Samantha Krystantos, Sponsored by City Alliance  Meet featured fighter Samantha 'The Assasin' Krystantos. Sam will be facing Natasa in our Co-Main Event and featured female bout of the evening. Sam is a University student perusing her degree in Social Work as well as working at Gymborree Play and Music with 16 month-5 year olds, but her gentle exterior can be deceiving... "I...


COMMITTEE FEATURE: DAVID KELLY

Posted: May 11, 2016

The Fight To End Cancer is made possible by many people - our sponsors, fighters, but also, our volunteers and committee members. We want to take you behind the scenes of #FTEC2016, to meet the people who are fighting cancer outside of the ring... INTRODUCING FTEC'S PR DIRECTOR DAVID KELLY How did you get involved with Fight To End Cancer? DK: I was invited to attend the inaugural Fight To End Cancer Gala back in 2012.  My spouse and I were invited to sit at one of Eagle Professional Resources’ tables, as guests of theirs and after hearing about what the event was going...


THE ART OF FIGHTING CANCER | LINDA BRADBEER

Posted: May 11, 2016

Canadian Actor: Craig LauzonCraig is the 2016 Main Event in the charity boxing gala Fight To End Cancer The 2016 Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is made up of 10 fighters, an army of support staff, volunteers and a family bound together with one common goal; ending cancer. In five short years, we have assembled a team of 52 fighters, thousands of staff, sponsors and guests.  With every passing day, we are reminded that our FTEC family is made up of true champions. From the fighters who dedicate a year of their lives to stepping in the ring, to the small businesses and artists, like painter...


FEATURED FIGHTER | NATASA JAMNIK-SOUSA

Posted: May 10, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Natasa Jamnik-Sousa, Sponsored by RV Law LLP Our Co-Main event of the evening is brought to you by Eagle Staffing and features two lovely ladies (outside of the ring). Meet featured fighter Natasa 'Bad Intentions' Jamnik-Sousa. Natasa works for RV Law LLP in the capacity of a law clerk for Marshall Reinhart and Antonietta Raviele. "I'm basically their Donna (for those...


EVENT ADVISORY: 5th ANNUAL GALA | SAT. JUNE 4, 2016

Posted: June 1, 2016

   DEFEAT IS NOT AN OPTION! The 5th Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala Supporting The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation   WHAT: The 5th Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala, benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Our Las Vegas-style, pre-show entertainment will commence after a glamorous cocktail reception and gourmet dinner. This year's Master of Ceremonies will be celebrity television personality & host of CTV's ETALK, Ben Mulroney. The evening's main attraction will be our 2016 fighters, who will be stepping into our boxing ring and...


RG SPEED | FIGHTING TO END CANCER SINCE 2013

Posted: May 19, 2016

In 2013, Robert Galarneau (President of RG Speed Control Devices), was introduced to the Fight To End Cancer (FTEC). Since then, he and his team have been supporting FTEC year-over-year, not only as an Official Partner, but also helping to raise funds year round. In their own words: "RG Speed Control Devices is a proud supporter in the Fight To End Cancer. Through our partnership with FTEC and community organizations, we are going to go the distance to knock out this horrific disease. Down and Out!! Down For the Count!! Join us, add to the purse and weigh-in against cancer." SPONSOR...


TIP TOP TAILORS SUITS UP FOR THE FIGHT TO END CANCER

Posted: May 12, 2016

TIP TOP TAILORS RETURNS FOR THEIR THIRD YEAR IN THE FIGHT TO END CANCER! Each year, Tip Top Tailors has outdone themselves by conceptualizing the most elegant looks for our official Fight To End Cancer promotional campaigns. With Vogue-quality styling, the team at Tip Top Tailors has consistently managed to visually capture the elegance of a black tie fundraiser, while simultaneously maintaining the tough and passionate nature of what our FTEC Fight Team stands for. We are proud to have this amazing company stand in our corner.  In their own words: "This coming June...


WORDS FROM THE FTEC2015 FIGHTERS

Posted: May 11, 2016

Blood, sweat and tears go into each fighters journey. From day one until Fight Night, they give everything they have to 'Fight to End Cancer.'


FEATURED FIGHTER | JEFF MACWILLIAMS

Posted: May 6, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Jeff MacWilliams, Sponsored by Kimurawear Jeff 'The Beast' MacWilliams will be facing Kyle Barlow in our 3rd bout of the night at Fight to End Cancers fifth annual gala event. This bout has been generously supported by RG Speed Control. Jeff heard about FTEC through his friend Al Quintero, also known as the world class photographer who can be thanked for our fantastic official...


MANDY BUJOLD JOINS THE FIGHT TO END CANCER ON THE ROAD TO RIO

Posted: May 21, 2016

Mandy Bujold is one of the top athletes in the world and has dedicated her life to both the sport of boxing and her country. Her career and success in boxing has been an inspiration to the Fight To End Cancer, since its conception. Jennifer Huggins, founder of Fight To End Cancer (FTEC), has been working closely with Mandy for years, sharing the ring with her as a referee for many of her fights. In Jennifer's own words, she shares how Mandy's strength and dominance in the sport of boxing has inspired her:   51kg Women's Elite Boxing GOLD Medalist posing with Abbey after...


HELPING TO MAKE CHAMPIONS IN THE FIGHT TO END CANCER | YORK MARBLE, TILE AND TERRAZZO

Posted: May 3, 2016

Cory Raymond - FTEC2016 Main Event Fighter In addition to dedicating the past year of his life to stepping in the ring on June 4, 2016, Cory is working toward an ambitious personal fundraising goal of $40,000.00 We are so grateful to York Marble, Tile and Terrazzo Inc. for their generous donation of $5000.00 to 2016 Fight To End Cancer Main-Event Fighter, Cory Raymond. With their support we're even closer to our $200,000.00 2016 fight team goal! "Glen and I are honoured to be part of such an amazing event. Over the years, we have seen friends and family members affected by this terrible...


FEATURED FIGHTER | KYLE BARLOW

Posted: May 3, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Kyle Barlow, Sponsored by Kingsway Boxing Kyle 'The Butcher' Barlow will be stepping into the ring on June 4th to face Jeff MacWilliams (thanks to our friends at RG Speed Control). Kyle has been thinking about boxing for years and when he heard about #FTEC2015 Fighter Georgia's story through his girlfriend, he knew he couldn't pass up the opportunity. ? "I have been contemplating...


Z103.5 JOINS THE FIGHT TO END CANCER | OFFICIAL RADIO PARTNER

Posted: April 28, 2016

Click here if you're having trouble hearing audio It is with great pleasure that Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) announces Toronto Top 40 Radio Station, Z103.5, will be jumping on board to be our first-ever Media Partner! This is an amazing partnership opportunity for FTEC that will certainly help to get us some great exposure, by spreading the word of who we are and what we do, to even more people across the GTA. Be sure to keep your eyes (and especially ears) open for what is going to be a year-long relationship between FTEC and Z103.5.  You will want to tune in for regular...


FEATURED FIGHTER | ANDREAS WULFF

Posted: April 29, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Andreas Wulff, Sponsored by Wolfepoint Management Consulting  Our 3rd bout of Fight Night, June 4th will be Andrea Wulff vs. Jason McGuire, which is brought to you by our good friends at Tip Top Tailors. Andreas works as a steel stud framer in highrise residential condos for Marel Contractors. He was introduced to the Fight to End Cancer through #FTEC2015 Co-Main Event fighter...


FEATURED FIGHTER | JASON MCGUIRE

Posted: April 27, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Jason McGuire, sponsored by Century 21   Our second bout of the night will feature Jason McGuire vs. Andreas Wulff. Jason is the owner of Real Property Management Service, a husband and most recently a father to newborn Aimée. Jason along with his extended family have attended the Fight to End Cancer gala every year and this year he knew he wanted to step up. ? Jason...


FEATURED FIGHTER | KAEL CRUZ

Posted: April 22, 2016

Leading up to Fight Night we will be featuring one of the incredible men and women who have joined the Fight to End Cancer in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Meet our #FeaturedFighter, Kael Cruz, Sponsored by Combustion Meet Kael 'Smooth Killa' Cruz. Kael is an Art Director at Public Inc., a marketing/advertising agency focused on the world of social good. Kael is always on the lookout for ways to positively impact society and after being inspired by his mentor and 2015 fighter Leslie Ehm, Kael knew he wanted in! ? "She inspired me to be a fighter this year...