Boxing, the sport with its top reputed status in the Olympic Games dates back to 3000 BC. The prominent world-level boxing contests and other related events are as follows
United States National Boxing Championships – The best boxing contestants could bag the top label of United States Amateur Champion award at the yearly match. A member of the International Amateur Boxing Association, the sponsoring body, USA Boxing, manages all the affairs of the event.
Arnold USA Boxing Invitational Championships The contests take place in 2013 for the eighth time in the row in combination with the Arnold Sports Festival. The manager of the match, Terrance “Tokey” Hill, has informed audiences that a large number of famous champs like Mike Johnson, the Columbus Recreation & Parks coach, Vonzell Johnson, the ex- captain of US national team and boxing legend, Jerry Page, the Olympic Gold Medalist, Vanessa Jackson, the prominent female boxer, and James “Buster” Douglas, the ex-heavyweight title holder, are expected to grace the gala event. Any youth contestant could bag the $2,000 college scholarship that is presented yearly through the Arnold USA Boxing Invitational Championships, facilitated jointly by the Arnold Spots Festival and Columbus Rotary.
Native American Boxing Championship – NABC With the aim to promote a National Native Boxing Team, this wonderful event takes place at the Apache Gold Casino Resort on the San Carlos Apache Reservation. Authorized by the USA Boxing, the event follows all the rules and regulations of the USAB. Open for both men and women, this awesome event keeps the audience captivated through the progressive rounds with automatic elimination of the losers. Renowned personalities of the boxing field like Marvin Camel-the two-time World Champion, has participated. Bantam, Junior, Intermediate, Junior Olympic Seniors and Novice divisions are famous for their eye-catching performances. NABC is all set to promote boxing during the 2016 Olympic Games. USNBC- Stimulating the competition! Arnold Boxing Championship- going to fire the ring in 2013!
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