Programs to serve and develop the youth of Cincinnati

Whether you think you have an Olympic hopeful or are just looking for your young boy or girl to learn some discipline and boost their self-esteem, our talented staff of coaches can help you. All of our coaches are registered and trained by USA Boxing.


Buddy Larosa

Buddy is founder of the Cincinnati Golden Gloves for Youth and Greater Cincinnati Police Athletic League Programs providing many inner city youth the opportunity to develop lifetime skills through hard work, discipline, sportsmanship, self-respect and pride. This program has generated National and World Champions as well as Olympic hopefuls.


Buddy LaRosa


Michael LaRosa


Mark LaRosa

Vice President

Christina LaRosa

Executive Director

John Burns

Bill Burwinkel

Steve Caudill

Ryan Ernst

James Gould

Marsha Wirtz

Frostee Rucker

Johnny Burns

Jonah Neumann