TWO Barrow boxers will travel to Glasgow to compete in the Lonsdale belts International tournament. 

Steve Eilbeck will be competing at 60kg while Jim Braithwaite will fight at super heavyweight,

Both men are in the boxing elite class of the Glasgow box cup for tournament which will attract champions from all over the world.

Jeff Moses of the Barrow Amateur Boxing Club said: "We've got two lads going up to Glasgow in the box cup.

"They'll be heading down to weigh in on Friday and then compete in the quarter finals, then they will fight in the semi-finals on Saturday.

"They'll fight for gold in the final on Sunday. 

"Countries from all over Europe and even Australia are sending teams. There will be Egnlish and Great British champions there.

"It's massive. The fact it's only these two from around here is big as well."