OTTAWA, Sept. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Emergency Services Boxing
Association (CESBA) and the Canadian Police Association (CPA) are hosting an
afternoon of sanctioned amateur boxing, with ten bouts, in support of the
CPA-Robert Warner Memorial Fund. This fund distributes an immediate, one time
financial assistance payment to the families of officers who lose their lives
in the line of duty.
"The Punch Up At Parliament" is one of the charitable events being hosted
during the National Police and Peace Officer Memorial weekend in Ottawa. The
weekend culminates with thousands of officers marching at a remembrance
ceremony, on Parliament Hill, in honour of fallen officers."
WHEN: Saturday September 27th, 2008 - 15:00 hrs doors open.
16:00 hrs first bout.
WHERE: Coliseum Building - Lansdowne Park - Ottawa, Ontario
WHAT: An exciting afternoon of amateur boxing featuring female and
male police officers, fire-fighters and correction officers
boxing each other in support of the CPA-Robert Warner
Memorial Fund. www.cpa-robertwarnermemorialfund.ca
WHO: Female and male police officers, correction officers and
parole officers will be boxing each other including: a female
Peel Police Officer vs female Ottawa Fire-fighter and a show
stopper match featuring an NYPD female officer from Brooklyn
vs a female officer from Mississauga.
Join your media colleagues, emergency service personnel from across
Canada, supporters and local citizens for this most worthy, charitable
For further information:
For further information: about this exciting "Punch Up At Parliament"
and our uniquely Canadian organization: Barry Dolan, CESBA, (647) 242-9269,
firstname.lastname@example.org, www.cesba.ca; David Griffin, Executive Officer, Canadian Police
Association, (613) 231-4168, www.cpa-acp.ca