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29 May

Battle of the Badges Monroe 2015

By Carlfred Giles on Thursday, May 29, 2014

What is Battle of the Badges?

Battle of the Badges is an amateur boxing show featuring policemen versus firemen from

Northeast Louisiana. The State of Louisiana Boxing Commission will supervise all bouts.


Who benefits from this event?
This year policemen and firemen are fighting for Med Camp of Louisiana. The proceeds from
Battle of the Badges 2014 will go to benefit this nonprofit organization for their efforts in
improving children’s quality of life in our community.

When is The Battle of the Badges 2016?
Saturday August 13th, 6:00 pm

Fant Ewing Coliseum @ 4099 Northeast Dr., University of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, LA,

Match Making Requirements:
The State of Louisiana Boxing Commission will match fifteen (15) bouts based on age, weight
and experience.

Training Requirements:
Training for this event will be offered free of charge to each participant at the West Monroe
Boxing Club this is the official training site for the event. West Monroe Boxing Club is located In
West Monroe, La. on North 7 Th. St., next to the recreation center.

What Equipment will I need?
Hand wraps, protective cups, and mouth piece.

What about safety?
Injury prevention is paramount and accomplished by proper training, use of proper equipment,
qualified referees and boxing physicians.