2017 March 17th Boxing Show Tryouts


Yes it’s back, Tommy McGrath, President of the South Boston Citizens Association along with Peter Welch, owner of Peter Welch’s Gym at 371 Dorchester Ave. South Boston, will again be sponsoring this year’s March 17th Boxing Show. After a one year absents this year’s show will take place on Saturday Night, March 11th at the Peter Welch’s Gym, in South Boston.  Admission is free of charge to all.


The South Boston Citizens’ Association March 17th Boxing Show has been part of the events put together by the Citizens’ Association for over 75 years, and at the request of many past and present South Boston residents, it was clear the Boxing Show has been missed, and needed to be returned.


This year’s Boxing Show Chairman, Newly Elected Suffolk Register of Deeds, Stephen Murphy, along with Peter Welch, Owner of Welch’s Gym will be looking for young boxers of all ages to participate in this year’s show. Every young man or ladies who participates in this year’s show will be awarded a trophy.


Tryouts will be held on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s at 3:00pm, starting Tuesday February 7th at 3pm at the Peter Welch Gym, 371 Dorchester Ave. South Boston.


All young man or ladies will be trained by expert staff such as Peter Welch, Tommy Connors, Danny Long, Jimbo Curran.   All tryouts and training are free to every young man or ladie participating in this year’s show. All boxers will be matched, by age, weight, and experience and must report to the Peter Welch’s Gym with a mouth-guard, shorts and sneakers…