A HIT Factory-run boxing tournament to be run on September 21 in Bendigo has drawn plenty of home-town interest.
Up to 20 boxers are on the list of contenders for the event at the All Seasons Hotel.
The Golden Square-based Hit Factory and California Gully-based Bendigo Amateur Boxing Club have plenty in training.
Danniel Burton is trainer at Hit Factory, and Pat Connolly is long-time trainer at Bendigo Amateur Boxing Club.
Hit Factory has 15 boxers awaiting a match-up for the Bendigo event.
Hit Factory's squad for September 21 - Ezra White, 91kg; Mitch Smith, 75kg; Jake Brand, 75kg; Luke Abel, 75kg; Keenan Gallagher, 69kg; Dempsey Roylance, 69kg; Josh Cruze, 66kg; Danny Taggert, 64kg; Jordy Garland, 64kg; Tom Fitzgerald, 58kg; Jye Caldwell, 62kg; Lachie Johnson, 60kg; Tully Scanlon, 44kg; Jocelyn Amiet, 54kg; Sheldon Burke, 50kg.
Bendigo ABC's contenders are Jake Pfeiffer, 52kg; Dino Rafaeles, 52kg; Boedan Nelson, 57kg; Brad Morgan, 73kg; Matt Hall, 75kg; and Kyle Marsh, 75kg.
Doors for the September 21 tournament will open at 11.30am.
Ticket prices are $25. It's free entry for children under-16, with parent supervision. Ringside tables are available.
Tickets available at www.hitfactoryboxing.com.au