Started boxing in 1979 as an Amateur Boxer representing England and twice an ABA finalist. Bobbi-Joe turned professional in 1990 having 23 professional fights at Light Heavy Cruiser Weight.
Bobbi-Joe was the first boxer to take Joe Calzaghe all the way. After 8 rounds at super middleweight, in 1995, he was still standing. Unfortunately, he lost on points, but managed to not be knocked down or knocked out!
Bobbi-Joe now serves as a well respected and experienced coach for the ABA and holds a professional trainers license, helping the youngsters build their way up in this sport.