Press Release #1 Dated for Release: Monday, March 9, 2015
Cleveland Area Golden Gloves Tournament Set for April 10, 11, 17, and 18.
The 87th annual Cleveland Area Golden Gloves Tournament is set for four nights of amateur boxing on Friday, April 10, Saturday, April 11, Friday April 17 and the finals on Saturday, April 18. All bouts will be at the Brook Park Recreation Center in Brook Park, Ohio. Boxing will start at 7:00 pm on the first three nights, and at 6:00 pm for the finals.
“We would like to thank the city of Brook Park, Mayor Tom Coyne and the Recreation Staff for allowing us back at their very fine facility,” said Michael Chase, this year’s President of the local organization, Cleveland Area Golden Gloves Not for Profit Inc. “There are no bad seats in this center. It’s a very good setting for a competition.”
Amateur boxers in the tournament need to be registered with USA Boxing on or before the entry date. Weigh-ins are scheduled for Saturday, March 28, 2015, also at the Brook Park Recreation Center. Boxers will compete in three divisions by experience – “Sub-Novice,” for those in their first competition; “Novice,” for boxers with less than ten bouts, and “Open” division, for boxers with more than ten bouts. Women and men are eligible. The eight weight class winners in the tournament advance to the National Golden Gloves Tournament, being held this year in Las Vegas, Nevada.
More information is available at the website: ClevelandAreaGoldenGloves.com. Also on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/ClevelandAreaGoldenGloves. Or reach us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Golden Gloves office: 216-662-7445