The Ambassador of Croatia to China
sent a letter of thanks to Suzhou
For a young man named Gogi
The letter was about thanks to the local government
for supporting Gogi's cause
So Who Is Gogi?
His full name is
He is from Croatia
His chinese name is Ma Guolun
Gogi started boxing at the age of 3 and
has played for Croatian national boxing and wrestling teams
He has held five white-collar boxing charity gala
since arriving in Suzhou in 2015
He donated all the money he raised for dinner
and helped many families and children in need
Besides, Gogi has a charity boxing class
for those kids from poor families who love boxing
His gym is open to the public
for free at a fixed time
Gogi's story moved Suzhou
Gogi has been awarded the
“Charity Star” of SIP
He is the first foreigner to receive this award
Gogi's charity boxing event
has been awarded the
Top 10 new events of
Suzhou spiritual civilization construction in 2018
had shared his story
He was interviewed by Croatian TV
with his "Chinese highlights"
The good energy here builds him up,refreshes him up all the time which he could not feel the same in Europe.In Suzhou, he can develop his boxing business as well as contribute back to society, with charity work that he always loved. He really appreciate the acknowledgement from the whole society, and he is encouraged to keep going further.
In order to promote boxing in Suzhou, Gogi decided that his Olympic boxing gym is open and free to all Suzhou residents from 3-5pm every Saturday starts from 1st ,Jan,2018. Anyone who lives in ,travels to ,visiting pass Suzhou is welcome to visit this gym during these hours.To try to put on boxing gloves,stand in middle of the boxing ring, throw the first punch in your life will be instructed by Gogi himself. To promote the charm of this Olympic sport,Gogi really put his heart on and he is a do-er.