RESIDENTS are being invited to an open day at Redditch Boxing Academy.

The aim of the event is to enable the community to come and see the activities offered at the academy.

These include self defence, kick boxing, MMA, boxfit, pilates, and of course, boxing.

Coaches and instructors will be on site to give out information on classes and will be performing a number of demonstrations.

Also in attendance will be The England Boxing Qualified Boxing coaches and Pete Martin, member of Redditch Boxing Academy and founder of Redditch Self Defence.

Mr Martin said it is a family friendly event.

"If you have ever fancied trying any of these activities, or you are an experienced fighter or just want to have a look around please come down say hello," he said.

"We will be happy to show you around bring the children as we have lots of activities for kids.

"Our Instructors will also be available to give out free advice on a range of health and wellbeing subjects."

The open day, for children over six, is on Saturday, November 18 from 10am to 2pm.

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