TO: Tennessee Boxing Coaches
FROM: Mike Rodgers, Tournament Director
SITE: Pound-4-Pound Gym
403 Harding Industrial Dr.
Nashville TN 37211
DATES: January 8-9, 2016
MOTELS: Travel Lodge
95 Wallace Rd.
Nashville, TN 37211
TOURNAMENT RATES: $58 (plus tax) Mention Silver Gloves Boxing Rate
WEIGH-IN: Friday & Saturday 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
DRAW & BRACKET: 3:05 P.M Friday, January 8, 2015 & bout schedule for Friday night.
PHYSICALS: Boxers scheduled to box each day – Friday & Saturday 5:00 P.M.
BOXING: 7:00 PM – JAN. 8, 2016 (SEMI-FINALS)
7:00 PM – JAN. 9, 2016 (FINALS)
CLINICS: There will be clinics for both coaches and officials at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday. You MUST be registered with USA Boxing and have passed the online SafeSport class first at www.USABOXING.org.
PASSBOOKS: Your boxer must be registered for 2016 and have their passbook at the time of weigh-in on Jan 8th, 2016. Your boxer MUST cross the scales on Friday in order to enter the State Silver Gloves tournament.
BOXER APPLICATION: To be completed and signed by the athlete and parent or guardian.
BOXER CLASSIFICATION: Check boxer application for proper weight and age.
OFFICIALS: YOU’RE INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO BRING REFEREES AND OFFICIALS THAT ARE CURRENTLY REGISTERED AND CERTIFIED TO WORK THE TOURNAMENT.
Free Coach Certification Course for any USAB coaches out there that need to get certified or re-certified. Course covers new rules, best practices for coaching athletes, the 10-point-must scoring system, etc.
USA Boxing coaches are required to register every year, and be certified every 24 months. This course will certify and re-certify to meet the USA Boxing certification requirement (Level I & Level II).
Bring a pencil or pen. Bring your red USAB Coach Passbook (if you have one).
Email Christy Halbert at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot and make certain they make enough course materials.
Sunday, Nov 29th
Vanderbilt University, Sutherland House conference room (near Capers and 18th).
Park in the lot between Village at Vanderbilt apartments, and the Wyatt Center.