Canadian heavyweight Adam Braidwood returns to action at Summer Slugfest Friday in Victoria!

This Friday professional boxing returns to the Western Speedway in Victoria, B.C. in the form of Summer Slugfest, an exciting night of pro Boxing and amateur MMA and Kickboxing. The event will be headlined by fast rising Canadian heavyweight Adam ‘Boogeyman’ Braidwood (8-1, 7 KOs) who is set to clash with big-punching Mexican veteran Wilfrido Leal (10-10-2, 8 KOs). It will be Braidwood’s first foray back into the ring since his June bout in Edmonton that saw Alberta boxer Tim Hague fatally injured when he suffered a TKO loss to big punching British Columbia native.

The Western Speedway is located just outside Victoria, British Columbia at 2207 Millstream Rd, Victoria, BC V9B 0J7

According to the promoter’s Facebook Event page, the following line-up is tentatively set:

1. Brandon Colantonio (3-2) vs Adrian “Ace” Good (2-1)

2. Kaitlin Routlidge (1-0) vs Angela “Mighty Mouse” Cantarutti (2-2)

3. Ian Herrington (0-0) vs Victor Egba (0-0)

4. Mitch Strazzella vs Justin Knoepfli

5. Paul Lopez (7-1) vs Grey Patino (5-8)

6. Cody Jerome (12-2) vs Rob Doerksen (12-2)

7. Suraj Bangarh (17-4-1) vs Kentaro Miyachi (7-3)

8. Greg Lamothe (11-6) vs Osvaldo Venegas (7-2)

9. Ken “Heavy Hands” Huber (2-1) vs Kian “The Sultan of Sing” Heidari (0-0-1)

10. Adam Braidwood (8-1) vs Wilfredo Leal (10-10-2)

“Lineup subject to change”


Tickets available at Peterec’s/Island MMA Gym, Suits U Athletics or online at Prices start at $30 for General seating.

Keep an eye on our friends at for the full and updated line up as fight week progresses.



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