O'KANE Eamonn < Back  
Sport Boxing
CGA Northern Ireland   
Gender Men
Born 18 Mar 1982
Height1.75 m
Weight 75 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Other names Eamonn John
Residence Londonderry, NIR
Occupation Engineer
Languages English
Higher education Information Technology - University of Ulster: Northern Ireland
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He started at age of six at St. Canices ABC Dungiven, Northern Ireland.
Why this sport? His brother used to do boxing.
Club / Team Immaculata ABC Belfast: Northern Ireland
Name of coach Gerard Nuggent, Alfredo Meli
General Interest
Nicknames King Kane. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)
Hobbies Playing football, hurling and poker. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement When he won a gold medal at the 2007 Liverpool Commonwealth Championship and a bronze medal at the 2007 European Championship. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol Irish boxer, Paul McCloskey and Puerto Rican, boxer Miguel Cotto. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto Win at all costs. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)
Ambitions "To win a Commonwealth Games medal, be a successful businessman, brilliant husband and father." (Athlete, 04 Oct 2010)