The latest quote from Robert McCracken is: “Natasha has done brilliantly and to win the European Championship in her first major tournament is a great achievement. She listened to the coaches and stuck to the tactics and has got her reward”. It comes from the Britain's Natasha Gale wins European gold article. You’ll find on this page 4 articles with Robert McCracken quoted on topics such as Rio, Olympic and boxer. Robert McCracken has been quoted 9 times in 4 articles.
Natasha has done brilliantly and to win the European Championship in her first major tournament is a great achievement. She listened to the coaches and stuck to the tactics and has got her reward.
Winning three medals is a very good performance by the whole and team and augurs well for the future of the world class performance programme as we head into the Tokyo cycle. To win a medal in each of the Olympic weight classes, when we have not bro[...]
"The team has performed superbly and it is very good to have reached a point where we have nine boxers one win away from qualification however the job is not yet completed. This is an extremely tough competition and our boxers need to ensure they ke[...]
For some of the boxers that have missed out on selection for the first qualifier there is a big incentive to maintain their form and performance and try to get themselves picked for the other qualification events later this year.
The Olympic qualification process for boxing is tough. There is no doubt that this will be a difficult tournament, as the competition is stiff and there are not too many qualification places available, however this is a talented group of boxers and [...]
"The boxers' preparations have been very good with a number of training camps and competitions over the last six months and we have selected those that the senior coaches and I feel are in the best form and are deserving of this opportunity to quali[...]
We have always known that Lisa was a top boxer because of her achievements as a featherweight (where she was a world championship bronze medallist in 2012) but she has now shown she is a world class performer in the Olympic flyweight class.
Sandy has performed absolutely superbly. She is a great talent and, like Lisa, has now shown that she can translate that into results at a major international tournament. The challenge now is for the pair of them to build on their achievements this [...]
"To make the final of a tournament as difficult as the world championships is an outstanding achievement by both Lisa and Sandy who have been absolutely superb this week and fully deserve their rewards after a series of excellent performances. They [...]