Commemorative Statue for 1980 Olympic Team Unveiled at Polish Olympic Committee Building

June 19, 2013, 12:42 p.m. (ET)

(COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.) – USA Boxing is excited to announce that a commemorative statue, honoring the 22 members of the 1980 Olympic boxing team who passed in a tragic plane crash, is now on display in front of the Polish Olympic Committee building. Since 1986, the statue has been located in front of the SKRA training facility and was moved in order to bring greater visibility and remembrance to the Team USA athletes and staff. USA Boxing is very appreciative of Poland's support towards these honorable team members.

You can read more about the statue relocation in the articles below.