The 2014 Elite Canadian National Championships will be held on October 21 – October 26 in Regina, Saskatchewan. Mandy has been undergoing intensive coaching and technical training in preparation for this event, where she will defend her 7x National Champion title. She will be travelling with the Ontario Provincial Team and alongside her Coach, Adrian Teodorescu. Updates and announcements will be posted throughout the event.
Day 1 (Oct 21, 2013)
Everyone arrived safely and finalized registration for the event. Weigh-in will be done tomorrow as well as draws and annoucements for the event’s schedules.
Day 2 (Oct 22, 2013)
The final draw has been completed and there are 3 other boxers in the Fly Weight division. Mandy was automatically awarded the bye so she will fight in the finals against the winner of the semi-final bout, where Amanda Galle of Ontario will take on Sara Haghigat-Joo of British Columbia on Thursday evening. The finals will take place on Friday evening.
Day 5 (Oct 25, 2013)
Tonight Mandy boxed in the Finals against Sara Haghigat-joo of British Columbia. She fought 4 rounds to a unanimous decision win to retain her title in the 51kg weight division. Mandy took control and dominated the bout as she stepped into the ring. It was a long week for Mandy - the title fight was the only bout for her because there were only 3 fighters in her weight class. As the reigning champ she automatically received a bye to the finals.