Boxing Sport Performance Centre

Ready to jump in the ring at East Durham College?

Whether you've been taking boxing classes for years or always fancied giving it a go, there's a place for you at our boxing development centre!

Our boxing development programmes is ran by David Binns, a highly respected boxing coach who has worked alongside several boxing prodigies in the past and took them to to success in competitive matches.

It's important to note that you don't have to be studying sport to join the boxing academy! Whether you're studying hairdressing, media - whatever! - you're more than welcome to join us at the boxing development centre.

Our Boxing Development Centre - Benefits for Students

At East Durham College, our sports facilities are absolutely second-to-none.

So, if you're thinking about joining our boxing sports development centre, you'll get access to all of the following:

  • Amazing Coaching - eight hours coaching every week by our highly qualified professional boxing team, including ABA national team coach David Binns.
  • Play - Square up in the ring and get the opportunity to compete in regional, national and potentially even international competitions.
  • Boxing Gym - hone your boxing skills in our very own boxing gym! The gym has two boxing rings - one Olympic-sized (21ft) and one professional (17ft) - plus x10 punching bags and all of the other specialist boxing equipment and safety gear you'll need.
  • FREE Gym Facilities - all students at EDC get access to our fully-equipped, state-of-the-art gym, Impact Health and Fitness. Better yet - it's completely FREE while you're studying with us. Inside you'll find free weights as well as a range of cardiovascular, strength and conditioning training kit, secure changing facilities and more!
  • FREE Physiotherapy - if you pick up any injuries or problems during your time with us, our professional physio service will have you back playing at your best in no time
  • Free Bus Travel - thanks to our partnership with Arriva, you can travel to and from college completely free of charge!

Contact Us

For further information, please contact Student Services on LiveChat, email: or call 0191 518 8222 or speak to the Sports Team on 0191 518 5565.

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