Ballymoney to mark 70 years with big knock out event

BREAK!. John Fall from Ballymoney Utd FC is the man in the middle during a training session for the White Collar Fight Night between representatives from various clubs and Ballymoney Utd to mark United's 70th Anniversary. The event will take place on June 27th.INBM24-14 022SC.
BREAK!. John Fall from Ballymoney Utd FC is the man in the middle during a training session for the White Collar Fight Night between representatives from various clubs and Ballymoney Utd to mark United's 70th Anniversary. The event will take place on June 27th.INBM24-14 022SC.

Ballymoney United Football Club is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year and they are planning to mark the occasion with a number of events including a White Collar Boxing Night later this month.

The club is planning a celebration weekend on June 27 and 28th and will be erecting a huge marquee in the car park of Tesco in Ballymoney to host the activities.

Kicking off the anniversary weekend on Friday 27th, the White Collar Boxing event will feature a total of eight bouts of boxing.

Members of Ballymoney United FC are already in training for the event at the Scorpion Boxing Club.

They will be joined on the card by members of other local sporting clubs including Ballymoney Rugby and Bowling Clubs.

There will also be two ladies bouts on the card.

On Saturday 28th, the marquee will host a super fashion and wedding show featuring local retailers as well as a kids party.

The anniversary weekend will culminate with a community barbecue on Saturday night.