Feb-27-2017

MEET THE PRESIDENT- JACK HIRSCH

Jack Hirsch – Bio information

Jack-Hirsch

Sparring partner for future world middleweight champion Vito Antuofermo in the amateurs, 1969 -1971.

NYC Golden Glove entrant, 1973 & 1976.

Senior Writer for Boxing Beat Magazine, 1980’s.

First American journalist to cover a live professional boxing show in the Soviet Union – May 18, 1991.

East Coast Editor for Ring Sports Magazine, 1995 – 2006.

Senior American correspondent for the UK Boxing News, 1989 – Present.

Vice – President for the American Association of Professional Ringside Physicians, 2002-2010.

Chairman of the New York State Hall of Fame nominating committee, 2011 – Present.

BWAA Vice – President, 2002-2009.

BWAA President, 2009-2014.

 

Awards

Media award – AAIB 1998.

Media award – AAPRP 2006

Long and Meritorious Service award – BWAA 2014

Long and Meritorious Service award – Ring 8 2015.

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