Jeff Ellis’s participation and commitment to the sport of boxing is well documented. He has acquired a formidable background of boxing through years of commitment, participation and passion for this sometimes brutal, yet gratifying sport.
Having participated at all levels of the sport – Boxer, Trainer, Publisher, Matchmaker, Promoter, Official and International Fight Commissioner - His wealth of experience has certainly compliment the formation of African Ring.
1959 was the year Jeff had his first ring experience, winning a decision and along with it a small trophy (cup), his then priced possession. From that moment he was hooked. Today his collection of boxing photographs is his priced possession.
African Ring Jeff’s publishing company has been the sole publisher for Golden Gloves (Pty) Ltd souvenir boxing programs. Entrusted with producing the world championship events programs for the past 12 years, Jeff is confident that this trend will continue. As we move towards South Africa’s greatest opportunity in world sport.