Difference between revisions of "United States Amateur Heavyweight Champions"

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*1938 - [[Dan Merritt]], Cleveland, OH
 
*1938 - [[Dan Merritt]], Cleveland, OH
 
*1939 - [[Tony Novak]], Chicago, IL
 
*1939 - [[Tony Novak]], Chicago, IL
*1940 - W. Gross, East Orange, NJ
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*1940 - [[Wallace Cross]], East Orange, NJ
 
*1941 - [[Ragon Kinney]], Hartman, AR
 
*1941 - [[Ragon Kinney]], Hartman, AR
 
*1942 - [[Buddy Komar]], Pittsburgh, PA
 
*1942 - [[Buddy Komar]], Pittsburgh, PA

Revision as of 14:18, 20 April 2011

The United States Amateur (National AAU) Heavyweight Championship is contested by boxers weighing less than 201 pounds. In 1981, the Super Heavyweight class was created for boxers weighing more than 201 pounds, prior to that, the Heavyweight weight limit was 178 pounds and above. The following boxers have won this title: