January 1, 2017

How Easy is it to Host a Boxing Event?

I often get questions asking if it’s easy to host a profitable boxing event like I did with the Holmes v. Butterbean fight at the Norfolk Scope Arena back in 2002. The short answer: it isn’t. Boxing events are huge investments, and it’s not uncommon for promoters to lose money from fights. In fact, few actually get to the point where they’re making enough money to focus only on promoting. Make no mistake, it’s not for the faint of heart. […]