USA Boxing announced today that boxer memberships may be sponsored by Every Kid Sports Pass, which is available to kids registering for USA Boxing aged 8-18.
Every Kid Sports Pass will provide up to $150, four times per year, per child, towards youth sports registration fees.
The pass is available to those current and actively enrolled in of the of approved Financial Needs Verification programs:
Those interested in applying, must apply for each individual child, and must be able to show proof that the child is the beneficiary of one of the three programs to qualify. For more information, including an FAQ, on Every Kid Sports, click here.
USA Boxing fee of $150 covers:
Annual Athlete Membership Fee Portion – good for the entire calendar year = $70 ($60 average fee plus online and admin fees of $10). Covers cost of insurance to train and compete in local, regional and national competition.
RULE 1 MEMBERSHIP
1.1 All participating members: boxers, coaches, officials, ringside doctors, must be members of USA Boxing, to participate in USA Boxing activities, including but not limited to club training, sparring sessions, and competitions.
Local Boxing Committee Portion = $30
To provide competition opportunities in compliance with state and federal law (secure doctors and officials) to safely run competitions. “Local Boxing Committee (LBC)” member organizations of USA Boxing that promote and administer Amateur/Olympic-style boxing at the local level under the jurisdiction of USA Boxing.
USA Boxing Registered Club/Gym Portion = $50
Covers training costs for boxers to be allowed to train at the club or gym. “Club” a physical boxing club with member coaches and boxers that registers as a club within the LBC jurisdiction, and which agrees to conduct its programs in accordance with and agrees to be bound by the rules and regulations of USA Boxing and meet all registration requirements of USA Boxing.
Family Contribution Portion = $10
Family pays local club/gym $10