Mission City Boxing Club hosts Emerald City event

The last boxing show of the season is shaping up to be an exciting tournament for the Mission City Boxing Club.

The last boxing show of the season is shaping up to be an exciting tournament for the Mission City Boxing Club.

The club will be hosting the 60th anniversary of the Emerald Gloves event on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 at 7 p.m.

There will be clubs from all over the province competing.

“Come out and support our local boxers,” invites local coach Dale Gatin.

There will be door prizes and a concession, and “lots of thrilling fights.”

Tickets for adults are $20 and $10 for students.  All proceeds will go to support financially disadvantaged youth boxers.

The event will be held at the Mission City Boxing Club, located at 33201 London Ave.

For further information, call Gatin at 604-826-1455.