Muhammad ‘Irfan bin Haji Abdul Razak. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI
BY Fadhil Yunus
Brunei Darussalam’s boxing sensation Muhammad ‘Irfan bin Haji Abdul Razak will conduct a boxing seminar in collaboration with iconic trainer Jeff Mayweather on September 25.
The local boxer will hold the session at Fitness Zone while the United States (US)-based Mayweather, will feature as a special guest via Zoom.
Muhammad ‘Irfan will also hold a boxing clinic for participants aged eight and above on September 26-27.
The three-day seminar will help enthusiasts from different levels to build a foundation for boxing in both competitive and fitness perspectives.
The seminar aims to help Bruneian youth to cultivate interest in boxing as a sport and lifestyle.
It will cover important aspects of the sport including boxing techniques, boxing fundamentals, boxing biomechanics, lifestyle mentality, boxing for fitness and weight loss.
An exclusive sparring match between Muhammad ‘Irfan and local celebrity Wu Chun will also be held on the first day of the seminar.
Muhammad ‘Irfan, dubbed the ‘Brawler of Brunei’, made headlines earlier this year after signing a deal with Jeff Mayweather as he begins his quest towards making a professional debut.
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin