Clinton George McKenzie was born on 15 Sept 1955 In Clarendon, Jamaica. British & European boxing champion & Olympic Finalist. Clinton began boxing at the age of 12 and, for the next 9 years, was considered one of the top ranked amateurs in the country. He started as a schoolboy boxing champion and UK quarter finalist in 1970. Clinton represented the UK on 12 Occasions up to 1976, including the Montreal Olympics games 1976, to take Quarter finalist in the Light Welter Weight section against “Sugar’ Ray Leonard USA.
Having fought 12 times for England, Clinton turned professional in 1976. After just 15 fights, he became British middleweight champion. He followed this up by winning the European title, successfully defending it on two occasions. He remained undefeated British champion until his retirement in 1989. In that time, he defended his title 16 times and won 2 Lonsdale belts.
Licensed by the British Boxing Board of Control Ltd, Clinton’s skills as Boxing manager, trainer and prompter, show him to be a very determined person, wanting to succeed for himself and people around him. With his key achievements being the British and European and Welter Weight Boxing champion, and the opening of his own gymnasium in 1994, which has since continued to grow, and produce contenders and champions now and for the future.
Clinton now runs a successful gym in Herne Hill and has developed his own form of “boxercise” based on his career in the ring. With one on one special training regimes geared to the specific needs of the individual, Clinton has created an enjoyable and satisfying experience for both men and women of all ages and sizes. Not only will you improve your health and lose eight, but gain control and self-discipline as you grow in confidence on this total and complete fitness fantasy.
Clinton McKenzie is the legend of our time. Clinton brings into the world the great spirit of boxing. Clinton comes from the big boxing family. This Family have achieved accolades throughout the last 3 decades as the famous fighting family. In fact the most successful boxing family in the history of boxing worldwide. Between them they have won Championships, Titles and Belts at all levels of the sport, from Amateur to Professional, at National, European and World Title levels including mention in the Guinness Book of Records. The great McKenzie family consists of professional and amateur boxers: Dudley McKenzie, Winston McKenzie and World Champion Duke McKenzie.
Clinton is a great boxer and an amazing trainer. Clinton is dedicating his life to boxing. He has built and developed the special way of the very effective fitness through the boxing exercise. This fitness is based on his own life’s experience. Clinton is the one who now is desperately giving himself to people, helping people to get control over their bodies. Since the boxercise was found Clinton has been working hard day by day. Thousands of people came through McKenzie fitness system. Clinton wants people to realize the power and potential of human body and boxing is one of the greatest ways to do that. Clinton is giving his skills and talent to amateur and professional boxers as well. The amount of people who believe in McKenzie’s fitness system has grown for the last couple of years. Through all this time Clinton made a great effort working as a manager and director of his own gym. Clinton is a happy father of four children and three grandchildren. Clinton has already taken his own high qualify position in the history of boxing and the world fitness.
Clinton although dedicated and very busy with his Boxercise gym, is available for “witty and
entertaining after dinner speeches”.
Bouts 50 Including 36 wins (12 by KO) 14 defeats