Nov 18, 2013

Panthers Pres. & CEO Michael R. Yormark To Train With Golden Boy Boxer Jessy Cruz On Friday, Nov. 22 At 10 a.m.

Cruz to fight in Golden Boy Live! event at BB&T; Center on Tuesday, Nov 26 headlined by Antonio Tarver; Yormark and family will host 250 Boys & Girls Club members for dinner and boxing

Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that Florida Panthers President & CEO Michael R. Yormark will train alongside Golden Boy boxer Jessy Cruz on Friday, Nov. 22 at 10 a.m. at Caicedo Sports in Miami.

The training session is part of the promotional lead up to the Golden Boy Live! event at the BB&T Center on Tuesday, Nov. 26 featuring Cruz and headlined by heavyweights Antonio Tarver and Mike Sheppard. The event will be televised live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes.

Yormark will take part in every portion of Cruz’s normal training regimen as the Miami southpaw prepares to take on fellow heavyweight Randy “El Matador” Caballero in the evening’s co-main event.

South Florida media are encouraged to attend for video, photo and interview opportunities and can send any specific requests to Panthers EVP & CCO Matt Sacco at [email protected] or 954-835-7713.

Caicedo Sports is located at 4862 SW 75th Avenue, Miami, FL 33155. For an on-site gym contact, attending media can call Nelson Lopez at 954-347-6276.

Also, on the night of the event, Yormark and his family will host 250 children from the Lauderhill Boys & Girls Club for a Thanksgiving feast. A group of SSE partners are contributing to this special feast including DelVecchio’s Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant (food), Kayem Foods (food), Centerplate (food), National Beverage Corp. (sparkling water), Party City (decorations), IT’SUGAR (candy), DEX Imaging (desserts) and more. Individuals who want to lend their support can contact Jeannie Holtorf at [email protected].

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