• Free Holiday Boxing Sessions

    A local boxing club is bringing Amateur Boxing to the young people of Oldham. Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre, currently based in Derker, as been granted resources through the Sported National Charity to deliver free boxing sessions during the forthcoming Easter. The sessions will be taking place on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1pm-3pm throughout

  • Local youth encouraged to drop in for boxing through ROCA Grant

    Local youth encouraged to drop in for boxing through ROCA Grant

    Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre, Derker Street, Derker are opening their doors to Derker youth on Friday evenings to deliver a variety of activities including boxing, weights, MCing, computing, lyric writing, listening to music or just to chill out. 

  • Local youth clubs ‘Get Together’ and box clever

    Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre, Derker Street, Derker are taking their training sessions out on the road across Oldham. Thanks to the Oldham ‘Get Together’ Grants Scheme, young people from different areas of Oldham are now able to train with Olympic Amateur ABAE coaches, culminating in a get together for a celebration event at

  • Local club hosts ‘Future Olympians’

    Local club hosts ‘Future Olympians’

    Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre, Oldham’s only ABAE affiliated club, is hosting an amateur show to showcase the talents of Oldham’s youngsters. ‘Future Olympians’ will provide Oldham with a glimpse of the town’s boxing prospects in a build up to London 2012. 

  • Sport Makers Work Shop

    Sport Makers Work Shop

    Sport Makers is a national Olympic legacy programme to support hundreds of thousands of new hours of grassroots sport across the country. You will be able to make sport happen locally by organising sport with friends, colleagues and neighbours or helping clubs and events get more people active.

  • Welcome to OBPDC Newsletter Issue 1

    Welcome to OBPDC Newsletter Issue 1

    Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre are the only Amateur Boxing Association of England (ABAE) affiliated club in Oldham. Clubs like ours are where future Olympians are born, and we proudly support and applaud Team GB’s phenomenal boxing success at the London 2012 games. After Beijing, funding was given to the sport along with a

  • Man with the Midas touch

    BEN Lancaster might not have been able to box as a youngster, but the popular head coach at the Boarshaw Amateur Boxing Club has more than made up for that disappointment over the last 30 years or so. Given the number of regional and national champions Lancaster has trained over the three decades, it seemed

  • Free Holiday Boxing Sessions

    A local boxing club is bringing Amateur Boxing to the young people of Oldham. Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre, currently based in Derker, as been granted resources through the Sported National Charity to deliver free boxing sessions during the forthcoming Easter. The sessions will be taking place on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1pm-3pm throughout

  • Do you want to work in Sport or become a Personal Trainer?

    Due to high demand and oversubscription to the successful Planning and Leading Sport Activities training course held in January 2012, Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre are happy to announce that the course will be re-run. If you currently receive Job Seekers Allowance, and want to gain a nationally recognised qualification in Planning and Learning