Tag Archives: Fundraising

Ireland Bound

Queen Underwood has been back in Seattle for several months now.  For years she’s been living and traveling as a USA athlete.  She’s lived at the Olympic Training Center, won multiple contests and traveled the world. Now, though, she’s home. … 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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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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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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Community Support Before We Leave For Nationals!

Jody Waits3 Boxing Sessions – 1 Day – $1,000 challenge for Jen Hamann   https://www.facebook.com/events/516639971708178/   Hello all! 🙂 We are less than a week away… Reminders of how you can participate – YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ***actually*** BOX … Continue reading

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Nationals Fundraising

It is 24 days until the USA National Amateur Boxing Competition begins.  Boxer Jen Hamann and I are raising money to travel to Spokane to compete for the top spot.  Winning Nationals gives Jen the opportunity to represent the US … Continue reading

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Community Feel

Boxing has always been about the community.  A boxer helps bring to the surface a community’s hopes, dreams, passions, efforts, trials, failures and successes.  While all sport is  good metaphor, nothing really compares to boxing.  Everywhere I go, I engage with … Continue reading

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OK!  Here is your chance!  You can help the Hamann Road to Gold and get a good workout! Coach Tricia and Jen will be there participating!  Will you? From Jen Hamann: Looking for something fun to do next Saturday? Why … Continue reading

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The Climb to USA Boxing Nationals

Last night was an emotional whirlwind.  We experienced a large amount of support and people giving because they want to give Jen and I a shot at this dream.  People giving hard earned money, emptying piggy banks, giving when they … Continue reading

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