I do think that if Milo has found something inspirational with this story, then I don't think that he was wrong to put it into Inner Space. A debate as to what constitutes inspiration may be an idea.
Anyway, if you are not aware of the following, this may interest you. The first article is from two years ago and the next two from this week.
Boxing in schools 2007
Boxing in schools 2009
Boxing in schools 2009 2