And at Repton Boys Club, an East End sweatshop of sizeable repute, the noble art
returned the compliment yesterday with a special tribute to celebrate his 75th birthday.
West heavyweight champion James Toal takes on Leith Victoria Eastern champ Steve Simmons next month at Glasgow's Noble Art
This isn't the first time fishing has appeared on the Wii - a nice simulation of the noble art
appeared as a soothing little interlude amid all the action in The Legend Of Zelda: Twilight Princess.
David, who helps coach the kids with Glasgow's Pollokshields Noble Art
club fight guru Kris McAdam, said: 'Both my boys are keen footballers and play for local boys' teams.
I know what I'm talking about where the noble art
is concerned because as a young boxer I could lick any opponent with one arm.
Paisley flyweight Stephen Russell, and Glasgow Noble Art
Club light-welterweight Paul Fellows will travel to the Adelphi Hotel in Liverpool on December 17.
But before I can get my hands on a sword and begin the noble art
of vanquishing, master swordsman Mark Vance has to help me into my armour.
Fighting out of dad Kris's Noble Art
Boxing Club, the young gun has had 32 bouts and lost only three all on points.
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McAdam said: "I am moving my Noble Art
club from Bellahouston to Ian's new Pollokshaws gym in September.
Slightly less auspiciously the stage was also taken up by Radio Cymru's Ifan Evans, who was showing his compadre the Welsh Whisperer a thing or two about the noble art
of deforesting our supine friends.
Foil Arms & Hog are Sean Finegan (Foil), Conor McKenna (Arms) and Sean Flanagan (Hog), who met at University College Dublin while studying architecture, engineering and genetics, and decided to give all that up to pursue the noble art
of being downright silly, yet observational, yet sometimes very topical and refreshingly philosophical.