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ABOUT GUNS & HOSES OF SAN ANTONIO

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What is Guns & Hoses?

Guns & Hoses is an annual boxing tournament between Police Officers and Firefighters to raise money for organizations assisting the families of our fallen heroes.

2nd Annual Guns & Hoses Date & Location

The 2nd Annual Guns & Hoses Boxing Tournament will take place Oct, 14, 2017. Doors open @ 5:30PM

How Can I Help?

You can help and contribute by sponsoring Guns & Hoses, purchasing tickets, and coming out to support your Police Officers and Firefighters as they battle it out in the ring for charity!

GET INVOLVED

Help by becoming a sponsor, signing up to battle it out in the ring, and even signing up to participate in our events. All help, contributions, and support are greatly appreciated.

CONNECT WITH US

Sponsor Guns & Hoses

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SPONSOR GUNS & HOSES


CHAMPION VIP SPONSOR $5,000 +

  • 10 chairs at your own ringside table
  • Full-page (8.5″ x 11″) ad in the Guns & Hoses Event Program
  • Ringside display of your company banner
  • 12 free general admission tickets
  • 20 raffle tickets per person
  • 30 free drink tickets (including alcohol)
  • Access to free catered food

HEAVY WEIGHT VIP SPONSOR $3,000 +

  • 10 chairs at your own ringside table
  • Ringside display of your company banner
  • 8 free general admission tickets
  • 10 raffle tickets per person
  • 20 free drink tickets (including alcohol)
  • Access to free catered food

MIDDLE WEIGHT SPONSOR $2,000 +

  • 8 chairs at a table
  • Display of your company banner at venue
  • 4 free general admission tickets
  • 5 raffle tickets per person
  • 15 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

LIGHT WEIGHT SPONSOR $1,000 +

  • 4 chairs at a table
  • Display of your company banner at venue
  • 2 free general admission tickets
  • 3 raffle tickets per person
  • 10 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

FEATHER WEIGHT SPONSOR $500 +

  • 2 chairs at a table
  • 3 raffle tickets per person
  • 6 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

PLACE YOUR AD IN THE GUNS & HOSES EVENT PROGRAM

FULL-PAGE (8.5″ x 11″) – $500

guns and hoses event ad

1/2 PAGE (8.5″ x 5.5″) – $275

guns and hoses event ad


*Images for Site Sponsor Section – Free w/ Sponsorship or Program Ad:

  • 400 pixels W x 300 pixels H
  • 72 DPI
  • PNG or JPG format

*Printed Images For Event Program (Dimensions for 1/8″ bleed):

  • FULL PAGE – 8.75” W X 11.25” H (2625 pixels x 3375 pixels)
  • 1/2 PAGE – 8.75” W X 5.75” H (2625 pixels x 1725 pixels)
  • 300 DPI
  • PNG, JPG, or PDF format

 

2018 GUNS AND HOSES SPONSOR FORM

Sponsor Application

Sign Up to Fight

button - print guns & hoses fighter application


Fighter Application


  • All boxers must have a physical signed by a Doctor. PA physicals will not be accepted
  • All boxers must go to STABA.ORG and register as a boxer. (60 days before fight)

 

Candidates must be amateur boxers – someone who has not previously participated in any competition offering money to winners and non-winners. Previous participation is an automatic disqualification from boxing at the Guns and Hoses Boxing Tournament.

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidate must work for a department located in San Antonio, TX or surrounding county
  • USA Boxing requires candidates be registered each participating year
  • Participants are categorized by: 1. Age (5 years) 2. Weight 3. Height (4 inches)
  • Candidate utilizes 16 oz. gloves and headgear provided by STABA
  • Bouts will be three 1 minute rounds.
  • Bouts are 1-minute rounds, 3 rounds
  • Candidates are evaluated by a Guns & Hoses representative

 

The objective is to match each candidate as closely as possible to an opponent by weight, height, years of age and skill level. (Guns and Hoses follows application information) It’s possible not every candidate will get a match. Guns and Hoses’ goal is to have 20 bouts. Guns and Hoses will make all possible attempts to match each candidate by weight, height, years of age and skill level. It’s possible the boxer you’re fighting competed last year.

BE ADVISED

All rules and regulations are endorsed by USA BOXING. Judging and scoring done through USA BOXING. Guns and Hoses committee members DO NOT participate in judging or scoring.

To participate in the 2018 Guns and Hoses Boxing Tournament, please complete the attached form and contact Guns and Hoses Evaluation Representative Jessica Ramos @ 210-303-2963. Mrs. Ramos schedules all candidates for an evaluation study.

Evaluations held at Rios Boxing Gym @ 6327 Village Cliff, San Antonio, TX 78250 and consists of mitts, aerobic ability, boxing skills and natural abilities.

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND: Because things happen and circumstances change, your scheduled bout for the event is not 100% guaranteed. In the event that your opponent drops out of the fight, for any reason, Guns & Hoses San Antonio is not liable for reimbursing ticket purchases and donations. Because of the tight schedule leading up to the event, Guns & Hoses San Antonio is also not liable for finding you a replacement opponent after September 14, 2018 or within two weeks of the event date.

DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2018 AND YOU WILL BE CONTACTED ON OR BEFORE MAY 30, 2018.

Available schedule days for evaluation (by appointment only) – June 1, 2018 thru July 23, 2018. Monday – Thursday @ 6PM CST. The objective is to have all participants evaluated and matched by July 30, 2018.

Candidate Information Form

Once you have completed the form it will be sent to Jessica Ramos (gunshosessa@gmail.com)


Police DeptFire Dept

MaleFemale

132-140141-151152-162163-173174-184185-195201+

MMAKarateBoxingOtherNone at all

1-55-1010-1515-2020+

YesNo

SMLXLXXL

SMLXLXXL

Fighter Application

Volunteer to Help

button - print guns & hoses volunteer application


Volunteer to Help


This agreement is between you, the Guns & Hoses volunteer, and Guns & Hoses San Antonio.

When You Volunteer, Guns & Hoses San Antonio Agrees To:

  1. Provide information and support to help you meet the goals and responsibilities of your volunteer position.
  2. Respect the skills and dignity of all volunteers.
  3. Provide snacks, food and water. (Drink containers are permitted only for volunteers.)
  4. Be receptive to all volunteers’ feedback regarding potential improvements to reach and accomplish related goals faster and easier.
  5. Maintain our commitment to the health and safety of all volunteers, staff and patrons and conduct ourselves accordingly.

As a Guns & Hoses San Antonio Volunteer, You Agree To:

  1. Arrive by 4:00 PM on the day of the event, check in at the volunteer check-in table, and fulfill your volunteer duties until the end of the event. No late arrivals will be allowed.
  2. Once checked in, volunteers are not allowed to leave and return. If you leave, you must pay your way back into the event. The same applies if you’re asked to leave.
  3. Remain in your designated station/area unless otherwise instructed by a Team Lead.
  4. Inform designated Team Leads of breaks, as needed.
  5. Follow the rules, roles, and responsibilities of your volunteer position as provided at the volunteer check-in table.
  6. Provide your services as a volunteer only. Volunteers are not compensated for services and volunteering does not establish an employment relationship between you and Guns & Hoses San Antonio.
  7. Follow the dress code: The volunteer T-Shirt that will be provided must be worn for the remainder of the event. For Ring Girls, jeans or denim shorts & cowboy boots are required.

Guns & Hoses San Antonio would like to thank you in advance for your time, help, and support. Our events wouldn’t be possible without your contributions.

For questions regarding volunteering, contact Amber Barrera at 210-279-6462 or email her at ab.gunsandhoses.sa@gmail.com


MaleFemale

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Volunteer Application

Sign Up to Fight

button - print guns & hoses Laredo application


Laredo Application


  • All boxers must have a physical signed by a Doctor. PA physicals will not be accepted
  • All boxers must go to STABA.ORG and register as a boxer. (60 days before fight)

 

Candidates must be amateur boxers – someone who has not previously participated in any competition offering money to winners and non-winners. Previous participation is an automatic disqualification from boxing at the Guns and Hoses Boxing Tournament.

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidate must work for a department located in San Antonio, TX or surrounding county
  • USA Boxing requires candidates be registered each participating year
  • Participants are categorized by: 1. Age (5 years) 2. Weight 3. Height (4 inches)
  • Candidate utilizes 16 oz. gloves and headgear provided by STABA
  • Bouts will be three 1 minute rounds.
  • Bouts are 1-minute rounds, 3 rounds
  • Candidates are evaluated by a Guns & Hoses representative

 

The objective is to match each candidate as closely as possible to an opponent by weight, height, years of age and skill level. (Guns and Hoses follows application information) It’s possible not every candidate will get a match. Guns and Hoses’ goal is to have 20 bouts. Guns and Hoses will make all possible attempts to match each candidate by weight, height, years of age and skill level. It’s possible the boxer you’re fighting competed last year.

BE ADVISED

All rules and regulations are endorsed by USA BOXING. Judging and scoring done through USA BOXING. Guns and Hoses committee members DO NOT participate in judging or scoring.

To participate in the 2019 Guns and Hoses Boxing Tournament, please complete the attached form and contact Guns and Hoses Evaluation Representative Jessica Ramos @ 210-303-2963. Mrs. Ramos schedules all candidates for an evaluation study.

Evaluations held at Rios Boxing Gym @ 6327 Village Cliff, San Antonio, TX 78250 and consists of mitts, aerobic ability, boxing skills and natural abilities.

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND: Because things happen and circumstances change, your scheduled bout for the event is not 100% guaranteed. In the event that your opponent drops out of the fight, for any reason, Guns & Hoses San Antonio is not liable for reimbursing ticket purchases and donations. Because of the tight schedule leading up to the event, Guns & Hoses San Antonio is also not liable for finding you a replacement opponent after October 12, 2019 or within two weeks of the event date.

Available schedule days for evaluation (by appointment only). The objective is to have all participants evaluated and matched.

Candidate Information Form

Once you have completed the form it will be sent to Jessica Ramos (gunshosessa@gmail.com)


Police DeptFire Dept

MaleFemale

132-140141-151152-162163-173174-184185-195201+

MMAKarateBoxingOtherNone at all

1-55-1010-1515-2020+

YesNo

SMLXLXXL

SMLXLXXL

Laredo Application

2017 G&H Event Photos

SPONSOR GUNS & HOSES

Sponsoring Guns & Hoses Includes:

  • Full Page and 1/2 Page Ad in the night’s program
  • Your Company Banner on Display
  • Extra Admission Tickets & Free Raffle Tickets
  • Ringside Table For You & Your Guests
  • Free Drink Tickets & Food

button - print guns & hoses sponsorship application


SPONSOR GUNS & HOSES


CHAMPION VIP SPONSOR $5,000 +

  • 10 chairs at your own ringside table
  • Full-page (8.5″ x 11″) ad in the Guns & Hoses Event Program
  • Ringside display of your company banner
  • 12 free general admission tickets
  • 20 raffle tickets per person
  • 30 free drink tickets (including alcohol)
  • Access to free catered food

HEAVY WEIGHT VIP SPONSOR $3,000 +

  • 10 chairs at your own ringside table
  • Ringside display of your company banner
  • 8 free general admission tickets
  • 10 raffle tickets per person
  • 20 free drink tickets (including alcohol)
  • Access to free catered food

MIDDLE WEIGHT SPONSOR $2,000 +

  • 8 chairs at a table
  • Display of your company banner at venue
  • 4 free general admission tickets
  • 5 raffle tickets per person
  • 15 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

LIGHT WEIGHT SPONSOR $1,000 +

  • 4 chairs at a table
  • Display of your company banner at venue
  • 2 free general admission tickets
  • 3 raffle tickets per person
  • 10 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

FEATHER WEIGHT SPONSOR $500 +

  • 2 chairs at a table
  • 3 raffle tickets per person
  • 6 free drink tickets
  • Access to free catered food

PLACE YOUR AD IN THE GUNS & HOSES EVENT PROGRAM

FULL-PAGE (8.5″ x 11″) – $500

guns and hoses event ad

1/2 PAGE (8.5″ x 5.5″) – $275

guns and hoses event ad


*Images for Site Sponsor Section – Free w/ Sponsorship or Program Ad:

  • 400 pixels W x 300 pixels H
  • 72 DPI
  • PNG or JPG format

*Printed Images For Event Program (Dimensions for 1/8″ bleed):

  • FULL PAGE – 8.75” W X 11.25” H (2625 pixels x 3375 pixels)
  • 1/2 PAGE – 8.75” W X 5.75” H (2625 pixels x 1725 pixels)
  • 300 DPI
  • PNG, JPG, or PDF format

DEADLINES: Sponsorship payment – 09/22/18 | Event program payment + image – 08/20/18 | Site image – 09/28/18. Send site and program images to gunshosessa@gmail.com


2018 GUNS AND HOSES SPONSOR FORM

Sponsor Application