The Jamaica Boxing Board of Control and GC Foster College hosted its first boxing officials graduation under the recently announced partnership to train officials for the sport, and announced a fight card under the Gloves Over Guns initiative.

The event was held on the college campus, yesterday.

Twenty trainee officials began the one month intensive course from October 13 to November 5, totaling eight sessions. However, only thirteen completed the course and were part of the graduation exercise.

Kevin Stupart who is an AIBA trained and certified instructor conducted the training course.

There were six male and seven female graduates.

Kevin Stupart.

Toniann Lindsay, one of the female trainee who graduated from the course says she was really pleased with the course.

Toniann Lindsay.