The Joe Gallagher Academy is an Educational/Boxing course which allows the students to study a BTEC in Sport and a Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DISE) while taking up full time boxing training. The Academy is recognised by England Boxing as being 1 of only 7 national DiSE high performance centres. This means that the students will be coached by England Boxing recognised coaches and have the opportunity to become part of the England Talent Pathway.

The Joe Gallagher Academy provides a Full Time Education for 16-19 year olds looking to pursue a career in Sport or as a Professional Sportsman.

The Joe Gallagher Academy takes great pride in its achievements both academically and practically. With the ethos on quality and transparency we publish our statistics and outcomes annually here.
The boxers can expect a variation of training methods within the core boxing sessions which incorporate Bag work, Pad work, sparring and technical and tactical enhancement through variations in conditioned and technical sparring formats.
- Knowledge and Understanding
- Team Work
- Leadership
- Communication
- Decision Making
- Confidence


Manchester Youth Zone
931 Rochdale Road
M9 8AE



Contact Number
0161 641 3863



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