Jack Massey joins the ring for Henshaws
Exciting partnership with Jack ‘One Smack’ Massey
If you have been following our social media the past couple of days you will have noticed a few teaser clips of a new and exciting fundraising partner, local hero and cruiserweight professional boxing champion, Jack Massey.
Born in the North West, Jack trains in Denton and is currently preparing for his new challenge the title of IBO World cruiserweight title on Friday 26 November fighting against Bilal Laggoune.
On the night, Jack will be proudly promoting Henshaw’s and will be fundraising to support people with sight loss and other disabilities to go beyond expectations.
‘I was recently fortunate enough to visit the team at Henshaws and learn out about their important work and was completely blown away. I am delighted to be supporting Henshaws at my World Championship fight raising awareness and fundraising for them.’
Can you box if you are blind?
An increasing number of clubs throughout England have been doing outstanding work to ensure that the experiences they offer are fully inclusive.
The British Boxing website has an activities finder if you are keen to try boxing for yourself. https://www.englandboxing.org/get-involved/boxing-with-a-disability/
If you are visually impaired and are interested in other sporting activities British Blind Sport have an online activity finder https://britishblindsport.org.uk/activity-finder/
Follow Jack on his journey
If you are interested in fundraising for Henshaws, please get in touch.
We can't do it without you
Henshaws rely on voluntary donations; our work just wouldn’t be possible without people like you. Your support empowers local people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities to increase their independence, achieve their dreams, and go beyond expectations.