USA Boxing understands that there are major winter storms impacting travel across the country; specifically in the Midwest and Northeast. Over 70 registered athletes could be affected by this weather and therefore USA Boxing has decided to push the general weigh-in back one day to include an additional day for on-site check-in.
ALL ATHLETES must check-in on-site at the Grand Sierra Resort with Tournament Staff no later than MONDAY, JANUARY 6 at 6:00 PM.
The MANDATORY general weigh-in will take place on TUESDAY, JANUARY 7 at 7:00 AM at the Grand Sierra Resort.
If you have any questions or concerns please call:
Tournament Director, Jeanne DePriest - (970) 978-5188
Director of Events, Nicki Smeland - (517) 775-9395
As a reminder here are the important dates and times for the tournament:
On-site Check-in: Sunday, January 5 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 2:00 pm-6:00 pm & Monday, January 6 - 2:00 pm-6:00 pm (ALL ATHLETES MUST REGISTER BY MONDAY AT 6:00 PM)
Technical Meeting (Information Session): Monday, January 6 - 7:00 pm
Officials Meeting: Monday, January 6 - 6:00 pm
General Weigh-in: Tuesday, January 7 - 7:00 am (MANDATORY FOR ALL ATHLETES)
Tournament Draw: Immediately following the general weigh-in
Competition: Tuesday, January 6 - Saturday, January 11
ALL MEETINGS, COMPETITION AND WEIGH-INS WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE GRAND SIERRA RESORT.
Additional Important Items
Red and blue uniforms are strongly encouraged but are not mandatory for this event
Athlete yearly physicals are not mandatory until July 1, 2014 and will not be mandatory for this event
USA Boxing will provide gloves and headgear to all athletes throughout the tournament
USA Boxing will have gauze and tape available for purchase on site throughout the tournament
USA Boxing would like to thank all participants in advance for their support of the 2014 Junior & Youth Open. We look forward to a great week of boxing!