On October 25th 2019, at the ” Newburgh Armory Unity Center, 321 South Williams Street Newburgh NY Coach Leonard Lee and his team “Newburgh Hook Elite” will host a three day international “Gloves Up Guns Down” boxing tournament.
Confirmed for the tournament will be teams from Ireland, England, Mexico, Canada, Iceland, Spain, Sweden, Scotland and Denmark.
This is a special event where everyone involved is taking a stand against the ever increasing gun violence that claims the lives of so many of our youths.
The participants will be facing off in one of “Three” rings set up, so no matter where spectators sit inside the Armories 500 seat venue they are sure to get a full view of the action.
The doors will open at 2:00 pm on all three days, fights will begin at 2:30 pm and continue until 10 pm or when the days round of bouts are over.
Admission for the event is $12 for adults and $5 for children under 10.