Archive for January, 2015

Team Fight to Walk begins Pushups for Paralysis!

Posted: 28th January 2015 by knockout in Press Releases

New York, NY (January 27, 2015) –Captain Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson and Team Fight to Walk have started the Pushups for Paralysis challenge. Melson created the challenge to assist fundraising efforts for America’s first clinical trial to help cure Chronic Spinal Cord Injuries. Yesterday, Melson, who donates 100% of his purses towards the trial, posted a […]

Sam “Vanilla Gorilla” Crossed on Fox 45!

Posted: 24th January 2015 by knockout in Articles

Melson to receive “Heart of a Champion” Award

Posted: 16th January 2015 by knockout in Press Releases

New York, NY (January 15, 2015) – Humanitarian and junior middleweight boxer Captain Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson will receive the “Heart of a Champion” award from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Sunday, January 25. The award will be given during a special fundraiser for St. Jude titled “NY Champions for St. Jude” taking place at O’Neill’s […]

Baltimore, MD (January 11, 2015) – World record knockout holder Sam “Vanilla Gorilla” Crossed is replacing Joey Veazey in the main event of “Slugfest” January 23 at Michael’s Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie, MD. Veazey was forced to withdraw due to an injury suffered in training. An exciting heavyweight and former college football player, Crossed […]

Melson Mourns the Loss of Bernie Lenahan

Posted: 11th January 2015 by knockout in Press Releases

New York, NY (January 11, 2015) – Bernie Lenahan was a rare breed by today’s boxing standards. Not only was he dedicated to the sport, spending countless hours at New York’s Mendez Boxing Gym, Lenahan was an honest family man that built special friendships with his fighters. Having worked with various fighters in the Big […]