2020 South Carolina Golden Gloves State Championship
and Advancing Regional Tournament
February 21 & 22 2020
Friday: Venue doors open 6pm. National Anthem at 7pm.
Saturday: Venue doors open 5pm. Show starts at 6pm.
Venue: The Spinning Jenny
107 Cannon Street
Greer, SC 29651
Weigh In: Boxing at The Depot
209C Depot Street
Greer, SC 29651
Time: 1pm - 3pm
Doctor: 3pm - 5pm
All athletes, coaches, and officials Must be currently registered/certified with USA Boxing to participate.
Athletes Must present his/her passbook at the time of weigh in.
No Book—No Box—No Exceptions
All participants are bound by USA Boxing Rules/Regulations, Golden Gloves Rules/Regulations and their
respective Codes of Conduct. Failure to comply may result in denial of participation.
South Carolina fighters only. All competitors must be a South Carolina resident, South Carolina student, or military personnel stationed in South Carolina. The Golden Gloves state championship tournament categories will include female/male athletes. Only open class male boxers age 18 to age 40 who win the Elite/Senior category will advance to the Southern Regional Golden Gloves. The SC Golden Gloves is a two-day tournament for all categories. There will be no seeded or matched bouts. Once the boxer’s weight is declared his/her name will be put in a lottery system to be drawn for a match in the tournament. If there are five boxers in one class, the one extra boxer whose name is not drawn on day one will box the fighter whose name is drawn in the second day lottery. If there are eight boxers in one weight class, there will be two separate Golden Gloves state champions. On the second day of weigh-ins boxers will be allowed to be one-pound overweight.
Tournament Age Categories:
Junior Golden Gloves - 15 & 16 years old
Youth Golden Gloves - 17 & 18 years old
Elite/Senior Golden Gloves - 18 to 40 years old
Masters Golden Gloves - 35 years old and above
(35 – 40 years old must be declared a masters boxer to compete in this category)
*Note: Boxers that are 18 years old can box in either the Youth Golden Gloves or the Elite/Senior Open Golden Gloves Divisions. These rules follow the 2017 USA Boxing Rulebook, p. 57, Appendix F.
Beginner - 0 to 2 bouts
Novice - 2 to 10 bouts
Open - 11 bouts and above
(If a coach declares a boxer to be open after 5 bouts at weigh in, they cannot box novice in the future)
The registration fees are as follows:
Registration before midnight on February 9th, 2020: $20
Registration after midnight on February 9th, 2020: $30
Same day registration on February 22, 2020: $50
*Note: These registration fees have been set and posted since November 2019.
You will receive a boxer packet with t-shirt and freebies from sponsors at the weigh-in.
Holiday Inn Express
1315 W Wade Hampton Blvd
Greer SC 29650
Event code: SCG or south carolina golden gloves (Reservations should be made before 2/8/2019 for discount of $94 per room for King/Queen/Queen Double)