La Gente Boxing Club

Saturday’s place to be: Champions of Tomorrow Show, Crumment Park, Calexico

Prior to Saturday’s Champions of Tomorrow USA Amateur Boxing show, the organizers made a list of concerns: 1) surpass the patron’s expectations as far as delicious food and make it modestly priced 2) the weather? No problem there, a glorious day had been forecast 3) Evenly matched bouts? The pre-matching of bouts would take care […]

La Gente’s La Batalla en Hidalgo, memorable for a lot of reasons 

In Saturday’s opening bout, the matchmaker had slotted two 8-year-olds and both had the same surname of Garcia. As a matter of fact there were a total of eight boxers with that very same name on this fight card. Right away we just had to check and see if the matchamker was trying to start […]

Like boxing in a sauna, the Alliance Training Center show of 9/2/17

On Friday evening, the night before the USA Amateur Boxing Show was to be held at the Alliance Training Center in San Diego’s Barrio Logan neighborhood, it was likely the parents of the boxers competing were concerned about the weather. If they turned on the TV to NBC 7’s weather lady Liberty Zabala, they would […]

Bound Boxing Academy Show results from February 17, 2017

Like they say, it rained cats and dogs on Friday, February 17. Still, even with the slick highways, overflowing creeks and rivers plus all the sewers backing up, nothing could deter the young, dedicated boxers who made it to Friday’s weigh-ins. When you’re scheduled to box in a USA Amateur Boxing show, these young athletes might even scale […]

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