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Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Tournament

July 15th – 17th, 2022

NEW!  The Upper Midwest Golden Gloves (UMGG) will be combining the four regions into ONE tournament this year.  Grand Casino Hinckley will be hosting the UMGG three-day tournament that will include our new Four Regional Tournament.  Along with the Four Regional Tournament, we will also be including a Novice division in the UMGG this year. 

Friday, July 15th: The Four Regional Tournament; Weigh In’s/Medicals 3pm, bout time 7pm

Saturday, July 16th: Semi Finals; Weigh in/Medicals; 9am, bout time 7pm

Sunday, July 17th: Championships: Weigh in/Medicals: 9am, bout time noon

Grand Casino, Hinckley
777 Lady Luck Dr, Hinckley, MN 56037
Ph: 320-384-7771

Reservations: 1-800-472-6321 |

Tickets for July 15th CLICK HERE
Tickets for July 16th CLICK HERE
Tickets for July 17th CLICK HERE

Boxers Qualifications

  1. OPEN boxers: Must have a minimum of 5 bouts total with 2 bouts fought on or after August 7th 2021 at time of registration. NOVICE boxers: No minimum bout requirements.
  2. Boxer must be 18 years of age or older by the tournament date of July 15th 2022.
  3. Citizenship is not required.
  4. It is required that all boxers have their picture, physical, birth certificate or passport uploaded to their 2022 USA Boxing registration card. If information is not uploaded, you will not be able to register.  If you need assistance with this, please email Cindy at
  5. OPEN boxer: bouts will be 3/3’s  NOVICE boxers: bouts will be 3/2’s
  6. Boxer must box for the region they are registered in through USA Boxing.
  7. Boxer must fill out a Match Tracker/Missing Match form for any bouts not listed in USA Match Tracker.
  8. All boxers must be clean shaven for this advancing tournament.
  9. Open face USA boxing approved headgear only: no hair outside of headgear; see Boxers Uniform Guidelines information sheet.
  10. NOTE: Only OPEN boxers that box for the UMGG Championship will qualify for the Golden Gloves National tournament to be held in Tulsa, Oklahoma August 6-13th



Registration will end on July 5th, 2022 by 5pm central standard time.
There will be a registration fee of $25 per boxer. All boxers, coaches, and officials must register online for this tournament. All participating boxers have their picture, physical and birth certificate uploaded to their USA Boxing 2022 registration card in order to register.

Boxers, coaches and officials can register for the tournament HERE.

Golden Glove Weigh Classes

Different from USA Boxing for 2022.

Golden Glove Weight Divisions for 2022:

Men: 112, 125, 139, 147, 156, 165, 176, 189, 203, 203+

Women: 106, 114, 125, 132, 139, 146, 154, 165, 178, 178+

Counties for UMGG Regional Tournament 2022

Region 1 includes the following counties 18 total:

Hennepin, Anoka, Isanti, Chisago, Pine, Carver, McLeod, Sibley, Nicollet, Renville, Chippewa, Yellow Medicine, Lac qui Parie, Big Stone, Meeker, Wright, Sherburne

St. Louis -Twin Ports Boxing Club only

Region 2 includes the following counties 32 total:

Ramsey, Scott, Dakota, Washington, Rice, Goodhue, Le Sueur, Wabasha, Winona, Olmsted, Dodge, Steele, Waseca, Blue Earth, Brown, Watonwan, Cottonwood, Redwood, Murray, Lyon, Lincoln, Pipestone, Rock, Nobles, Jackson, Martin, Fairbault, Freeborn, Mower, Fillmore, Houston

St. Louis -Jungle Boy Boxing Club only; Parts of South Dakota

Region 3 is the state of North Dakota
Region 4 includes the following counties 39 total:

Wadena, Todd, Sterns, Kandlyohi, Swift, Benton, Mille Lacs, Kanabec, Morrison, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, Grant, Douglas, Otter Tail, Wilkin, Crow Wing, Atkin, Carlton, Cass, Hubbard, Becker, Clay, Norman, Mahnomen, Clearwater, Polk, Red Lake, Pennington, Beltrami, Koochinching, Itasca, Saint Louis, Lake, Cook, Lake of the Woods, Rouseau, Kittson, Marshall

Upper Midwest Golden Gloves Champions

no champions for 2020 walk overs sent to National Tournament in Tulsa, Ok in 2021



Former Champions