Game changer: Javaun

Javaun found his calling in boxing at 13, transforming his passion into a lifeline amidst adversity. Expelled from school and placed in a restrictive pupil referral unit, he struggled with loss of hope and direction, finding solace only in boxing. London Community Boxing became his turning point, offering not just training but a sense of belonging and discipline. This experience reshaped his life, enabling him to control his emotions and emerge as a role model. Winning the Lawrence Dallaglio Special Achievement Award, Javaun now aims for world championship while inspiring youth that success is achievable, regardless of background, through passion and perseverance. For Javaun, boxing is more than a sport; it’s a path to transformation and purpose