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Old 01-28-2013, 04:01 PM   #122
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Default Re: Why Are The US Heavweights So Poor Now?

Originally Posted by JAB5239 View Post
Since Im American I could be mistaken, but aren't most colleges tuition free in Europe? If that is the case european kids don't need to focus on a sport to help get them into a a school if they cannot afford it.
Here in the UK yearly tuition fees for Uni can cost up to about ten thousand pounds a year (average about three and a half). We don't have the sports scholarship system here. You just take out a student loan and pay it back when you can, generally a long time after you graduate.

We don't have state run boxing programs either. Never have.
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