Upper Midwest Golden Gloves

Dare to dream and take risks… Compete.

Promoting amateur boxing in North Dakota, South Dakota, and, Minnesota.

Provide an activity and safe environment that promotes and enhances the physical and emotional well-being and social development of young athletes; develops individual athletic skills, work ethic, discipline, sportsmanship, self-respect and pride; and provides entertainment to citizens of the community.

The Upper Midwest Golden Gloves would like to thank our sponsors, Northern Pacific Center,  St. Cloud Golden Gloves, St. Cloud Boxing & Wrestling Club and more to come.

Their contributions make if possible for the Upper Midwest Golden Gloves 2024 team to travel the the National Golden Gloves Championship in Detroit Michigan.

Our past sponsors:

Grand Casino Hinckley

St. Cloud Golden Gloves


We could not have done it without you!


Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Boxing is a 501c3 non-profit organization based in Minneapolis, Minnesota that provides an opportunity and environment for young athletes to develop lifetime skills.  Hundreds of dedicated administrators, coaches, and trainers have volunteered countless hours and effort to assist young people in the development of personal character and athletic skills.

 The Upper Midwest Golden Gloves franchise serves North Dakota, parts of South Dakota and Minnesota.

Meet the champions

Since the first Golden Gloves tournament in 1923, the Golden Gloves of America, Inc. and its member franchises have provided an opportunity and environment for young athletes to develop lifetime skills.



Tournament Information 2022



Thirty franchises nationwide