Roll of Honour

The Celtic Box Cup has seen many Olympians and World medallists share the canvas. Each year awards are given to the best Male and Female Boxers along with the Celtic Box Cup for the team with the most medals. You can view records for these awards below along with special recognitions for some of our outstanding competitors.

2017

Team Award

Defence Forces

Best Male

Thomas Blumenfeld
Boxing Canada

Best Female

Kristy Harris
Boxing Australia

2016

Team Award

Boxing Queensland

Best Male

Hone Huni
Boxing Queensland

Best Female

Amy Broadhurst
Islington BC

2015

Team Award

Defence Forces

Best Male

Mark Fitzpatrick
Defence Forces

Best Female

Kelly Harrington
Glasnevin BC

2014

Team Award

Corinthians Boxing Club

Best Male

Tey Lynn-Jones
Holland Park ABC

Best Female

Rita Soares
Privilégio BC

2013

Team Award

Defence Forces

Best Male

Ashley Vanzie
KBW Dewsbury

Best Female

Joanne Lambe
Carrickmacross BC

Kelly Harrington

Kelly won her third successive Celtic Box Cup gold medal at the 2016 edition of the tournament. The seven time Irish Elite Champion and 2016 AIBA World Silver Medalist became the first Female to win three Elite titles in a row, beating Boxing Queensland's World Bronze Medalist Skye Nicolson on a split decision in a tactical bout. Harrington was the recipient of the 2015 Best Female award after having her hand raised against Athlone BC's Cheyanne O'Neill and Privilegio BC's Nancy Moreira.

Kenneth Okungbowa

Kenny became the first Male competitor to win three Male Elite titles in a row. The Athlone Boxing Club heavyweight has dominated the 91kg division each time he has entered. He also has a number of other titles to his name including Bronze at the 2016 World University Championships and Gold at the 2016 Haringey Box Cup.