The local Defender’s Boxing Club will be hosting Female Fury 1, a female only boxing show, on Saturday, October 5.
The Club will be hosting females from age of 8-to-55, from all across the country. Currently athletes from Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, Indiana, Florida, Oklahoma, Kansas, North Dakota, Alabama, and California are scheduled to compete.
Competitors from Mena include Kathryn Davison (2-1), Sally Davison (3-0), and Ciarra Self who will be making her boxing debut.
The Female Fury is the first ever female only boxing show to ever take place in the state of Arkansas. “This is a history making boxing event,” said Richard Hexamer of Defender’s Boxing Club.
Doors will open at 2:00pm, as the event is scheduled to start at 3:00pm on Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Mena Fellowship Hall.
Admission is $8.00, and concessions will be available.