Combines non-contact boxing and psychology-informed mentoring to give young people aged 8 to 25 the skills and inspiration to make positive changes in their lives.
What We do
Empire Fighting Chance uses a powerful combination of non-contact boxing and intensive personal support to challenge and inspire young people aged 8 to 25 to realise their unique potential.
We deliver four psychologically informed non-contact boxing programmes that reach over 5,000 young people every year.
A therapist combines non-contact boxing with therapeutic support to create a safe and engaging environment for young people aged 8 to 25 to explore their feelings and behaviours.
Combines non-contact boxing sessions with tailored careers and education activities to support young people aged 16 to 25 on their journey into learning, training and work.
Mixed non-contact boxing classes with an Empire coach open to young people aged 10 to 16, focused on boxing techniques, fitness, and having fun.
Who We Are
Empire Fighting Chance is proud to have built a team who are dedicated to transforming the lives of young people affected by inequality through the power of boxing.
Empire Fighting Chance boasts a rich and storied history that spans more than five decades.
Our boxing gym in Easton, Bristol is fitted out with all the top equipment needed for both world champion boxers and the young people we work with to train.
In 2023 we reached 9,593 young people. Among those we worked with...
are less likely to commit antisocial or criminal acts (Box Champions)
improved their mental wellbeing (Box Therapy)
are more positive about their future careers (Box Careers)
of teachers said Empire Fighting Chance had made a positive difference to their students
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Our work transforming young lives through boxing would not have been possible so far without the support of people like you.
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