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Gleason’s Gym Hosts NY GOLDEN GLOVES On Wednesday



Attention, one and all. On Wednesday, February 15, 2017  you can attend a NY
Golden Gloves preliminary show, at the famed and fabled Gleason’s Gym in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

Note to boxers: The weigh-in for this show will begin at 5:00PM…and the first bout will begin at 7:00PM.

All our bouts are sanctioned by USABoxingMetro.
The ticket price is $25 per person. Children 6 and under are not charged. All gym members and registered amateurs with their books in hand pay $20 per person.

There is nothing like the energy in the room during an event like this. Optimism, high hopes and epic dreams are on display and contribute to a charged atmosphere.
Gleason’s Gym is located at 130 Water Street in Brooklyn, right under the Manhattan Bridge.

They are close to the F train (York Street Station), and the A or C trains (High Street/Brooklyn Bridge Station) and the 2 or 3 trains (Clarke Street Station).

Editor/publisher Michael Woods became addicted to boxing in 1990, when Buster Douglas shocked the world with his demolition of the fearsome Mike Tyson. The Brooklyn-based journalist Woods has covered the sport since then, for ESPN The Magazine,, ESPN New York, RING, and he was editor of from 2007-2015. Woods is also an accomplished blow by blow and color man, having done work for Top Rank, DiBella Entertainment, EPIX, and numerous other organizations.