Low Cost Beds

Spokane now home for US boxing championships




Northern Quest Resort & Casino will once again become headquarters for USA boxing next week, clinching a four-year deal to host the annual USA National Boxing Championships.

A partnership between the Spokane Sports Commission, The Hub Sports Centre, USA Boxing and Northern Quest brings the premier Olympic-style boxing event to the Inland Northwest from 2013 until 2016.

Phil Haugen, general manager of Northern Quest Resort & Casino, said: "Spokane continues to make a name for itself as the successful host of a variety of world-class sporting events."

Athletes competing in the 2013 USA Boxing National Championships will begin weigh-ins on March 31 at Northern Quest.

Preliminary bouts will be held on Monday, April 1 through Thursday, April 4 at The Hub Sports Centre in Spokane Valley.


Semifinals and finals will be held at Northern Quest's Pend Oreille Pavilion on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6.

Tickets for preliminary, quarterfinal, semifinal and final bouts are on sale now. Prices range from US$5 to US$40 depending on the level of event.

Order online at www.northernquest.com.

Thursday, March 28, 2013



Your Comments

, be the first to post a comment.
Your email:






Email other comments made to this story
Code Request a new picture 5 characters



NOTE: Comments are subject to admin approval before being posted.
Mole Poll
The 'New Laker' Norwegian aims to end 'unreasonably high' transatlantic fares? Good Move ?
YES 65.48 %
NO 34.52 %

Thank you for your vote



Get Adobe Flash player
LATEST MOLES' GALLERIES
UPCOMING EVENTS
Sponsored features

The results are in: eco-certification delivers better business for hoteliers

Once again world-class research shows eco-certified hotels are proven to operate more efficiently and attract guests who help them save money and the environment.

Our Green Globe members have for many years reported efficiency gains in resources, particularly energy and water, from 5% to 20% per year. 

For more information about Green Globe and its certification standard and independent audits visit www.greenglobe.com