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Darren Sutherland

Darren was born in Dublin in 1982. From the ages of twelve to sixteen he lived in Blanchardstown having lived in London and the small west Indian island of St. Vincent as a child. At fifteen, Darren started boxing at a local Blanchardstown boxing club. He soon moved to a professional gym in Sheffield where he trained with Brendan Ingle, the legendary Irish coach. After three years Darren returned to Dublin, studied for his leaving certificate and at the age of twenty was successful in getting a place at DCU to study Sports Science. Since returning to Ireland, Darren trained full time in St. Saviours Olympic Boxing Academy and so began his mentorship under John McCormack, the head coach of St. Saviours. In 2005 Darren was able to fully concentrate on getting to the Olympics to represent his country. After winning gold at the EU championship in 2007, Darren qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympics at the Athens qualifiers in April. Having just completed his summer exams at DCU, Darren started full-time training with the Irish Squad in preparation for the first round bout on 9th August. Subsequently, Darren won a Bronze Medal for Ireland at the Olympic

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Saviours

$24.95 | 80 minutes

(2007)
Starring as Himself

This observational documentary interweaves the roller-coaster fortunes of three young boxers over an 18-month period as they strive to make the most of their lives, both inside and outside of the ring.&hellip&hellip…

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Saviours - ON DEMAND

$3.99 | 80 minutes

(2007)

This observational documentary interweaves the roller-coaster fortunes of three young boxers over an 18-month period as they strive to make the most of their lives, both inside and outside of the ring.&hellip&hellip…

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Saviours - DOWNLOAD

$11.99 | 80 minutes

(2007)

This observational documentary interweaves the roller-coaster fortunes of three young boxers over an 18-month period as they strive to make the most of their lives, both inside and outside of the ring.&hellip&hellip…

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