MATEWAN — Old School Boxing Club of North Matewan is announcing their next amateur boxing event.
“Bouts of Glory” will be held at Old School Boxing Club ring located in the former Matewan High School complex on July 25 at 7 p.m. The event will feature talent from local fighters and boxers from several surrounding states including Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan, and Maryland.
All boxers will be registered with U.S.A. Boxing Association and will feature competitors from ages 8 to 40.
The 9th ranked amateur in nation will be competing as well as a boxer that won first prize in the Olympic amateur event held in Las Vegas.
Old School Boxing Club offers classes to the public. Training Coach Thomas Copley won the Eastern U.S. Silver Gloves championship.
If you would like to register for classes or purchase event tickets Old School Boxing Club, call 304-426-1200 or contact them on Facebook under Old School Boxing at Matewan, W.Va.