Golden Gloves

Golden Gloves Boxing Competition makes its return to Cleveland


March 31, 2023 – Cleveland – This Saturday, April 1, the Golden Gloves Regional Finals Boxing Competition will be held at Cleveland Public Hall. This will be the first time the event will be hosted in Cleveland since 2007. 

Founded in 1923, the Golden Gloves of America, Inc. and its affiliates work to promote amateur boxing across the country. Saturday’s event is organized by the Cleveland Police Athletic League (PAL). PAL’s mission is to prevent violence through youth involvement in sports and the engagement of public safety personnel with the community. 

You find more information on the event and purchase tickets at 

The winners of the regional finals will advance to the National Championships hosted by Golden Gloves of America, Inc., in Pennsylvania this May.  

“I am excited to welcome this event back to Cleveland. The mission of these organizations aligns with our goal at the City of violence prevention through community action,” said Mayor Justin M. Bibb. “Best of luck to all of the participants!” 

In order to support the mission of Golden Gloves and PAL, organizers are offering sponsorship opportunities. For more information on available ad and sponsorship options, contact Rick Lozado at (216) 496-6875 or by email at