Category Archives: Fundraising

A Big Tournament

Every year one of the biggest tournaments in amateur boxing happens in Independence Missouri.  Boxers from all over the world participate hoping to win the belt in their weight class. Arcaro Boxing will be taking boxers for the first time! … Continue reading

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Boxing for the Wounded Warriors

Arcaro Boxing will be supporting the Wounded Warrior Project on two occasions this month.  First, on May 16th, UW Fraternity Members will be entering the ring for their first time and we will be in their corner.  3 months ago, … Continue reading

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Tacoma Golden Gloves 2015

The Golden Gloves is a historical boxing tournament held throughout the U.S.  The first ever Golden Gloves tournament was sponsored by the Chicago Tribune in 1923.  Past winners include Joe Louis, Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, Hearns and DeLaHoya. The Golden … Continue reading

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Small business and community

Last year right after the gym opened I received a cold call from a gentleman named Vincent. He wanted to use the gym and an athlete to do a video for a new clothing product he was developing. We arranged … Continue reading

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Collective Thought!!!!!

It’s been a little rough around the Arcaro Boxing community lately. Last month, Coach Jeremy lost his mother unexpectedly. Competitive Boxer Sophia lost her nephew to senseless gun violence and Competitive Boxer Jen has been diagnosed with a frontal lobe … Continue reading

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Jen’s Pro Debut UPDATE!!

Just 2 weeks and Jen will enter the ring for her Pro Boxing Debut at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, WA just outside of Olympia. We are relentlessly fundraising to cover the costs of last minute flights, her opponent’s … Continue reading

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The Hamann Project

We have been blowing up the social media network!  And we are gonna keep it fired up til fight time. Jen Hamann has an incredible opportunity to be on the undercard of a Gary Shaw ESPN Friday Night Fights.  The … Continue reading

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ART AND BOXING TO COLLIDE AT ARCARO!

ART AND BOXING COLLIDE! There are many reasons each of us walk thruogh these doors and put on the gloves. Whatever our goals and motivations, intentions, hopes, each of us is fighting for something. The WHAT- As part of an … Continue reading

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Nationals

This time of year all boxing clubs across the U.S. are getting ready for our National Amateur Championships.  Spokane, WA was the loacation last year and they won the bid to host the Championships all the way through 2016. Last … Continue reading

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The Brocking Project

One great thing about boxing is the camaraderie and connection between athletes and coaches. I have long respected athlete and coach, Ann-Marie Saccurato.  http://www.womenboxing.com/biog/amsaccurato.htm Before the 2013 Nationals, I reached out to Ann-Marie via facebook to talk to her about training … Continue reading

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