Remember, the Washington tournament has produced eight national champions in the last four years, including the last two "Golden Boy" winners as Outstanding Boxers of the National Tournament -- Jerry Odom and Gary Antonio Russell.
Here is this year's schedule:
Registration and physicals for boxers will be held on Saturday, February 1 and Saturday, February 8 from 9 AM to noon at the Hillcrest Heights Bingo Hall, 4104 23rd Parkway in Hillcrest Heights, MD. Please be on time.
The drawings and pairings for the Washington Golden Gloves will be on Saturday, February 15 at the Hillcrest Heights Bingo Hall starting at 10 AM.
Preliminary-round action will begin on Saturday, February 22 at the Sugar Ray Leonard Boxing Center beginning at 7:30 PM and continue every consecutive Saturday (March 1, March 8 and March 15). The semi-finals will be on Saturday, March 22 at the Sugar Ray Leonard Center at 7:30.
The Washington Golden Gloves Championships will be held on Saturday, March 29 at the Waldorf Jaycees Community Center beginning at 8 PM.
The Regional Golden Gloves championships will be on Saturday, April 26 also at the Waldorf Jaycees at 8 PM.