Cloverdale Legion showcases amateur boxing at its finest

Showcase runs Sunday, May 15

Every seat is a good seat at the Cloverdale Legion

Every seat is a good seat at the Cloverdale Legion

The Cloverdale Legion will be hosting an afternoon of live boxing this Sunday.

A variety of amateur boxers will be taking part in a series of bouts in what organizers say will showcase amateur boxing at its best.

It’s billed as a tribute to Jimmy Gallagher, the late boxing official and coach.

The event runs Sunday, May 15 from 2-5 p.m. Admission is $5 (Ringside seats $15). Doors open at noon.

All proceeds from the event go to B.C. Amateur Boxing.

The event is sponsored by the Cloverdale Legion, Penco Industries, Cobra Electric, Ken Passmore, Gabby’s Country Cabaret, Gallagher Brothers Drywall, Gator’s Gym and Fitness Experts, and KDS Construction.

– Cloverdale Reporter