USA Boxing Team Signed Posters Olympics Lot (3)Go Back
Presented is a collection of (3) autographed posters. They were signed by members of the 2004 and 2008 USA Men’s Boxing team.
The 2004 USA Boxing Team who went to the Olympics in Athens signed poster includes autographs of: Ron Siler, Vincente Escobedo, Rock Allen, Vanes Martirosyan, Andre Dirrell, Andre Ward, Devin Vargas, Jason Estrada and Coaches/Staff members – Basheer Abdullah, Anthony Bradley and Al Mitchell.
The 2008 USA Boxing Team who went to the Olympics in Beijing signed poster includes autographs of: Rau’shee Warren, Gary Russell, Jr. Raynell Williams, Sadam Ali, Javier Molina, Demetrius Andre, Shawn Estrada, Deontay Wilder and Luis Yanez. Coaches, Managers and Staff who signed it include: Joe Smith, Willy Price, Dan Cambell, Robert Martin and Basheer Abdullah.
Another Boxing USA poster from the 2008 team is also included. It was signed in silver paint pen with multiple inscriptions (weight class etc.) by each contestant. 11 Signers include: Luis Yanez, Raynell Williams, Gary Russell, Jr., Javier Molina, Sadam Ali, Shawn Estrada, Deontay Wilder, Rau’shee Warren and others.
Of note, all three 24×36 posters show some edge wear from storage.
These items originates from the Edward Weichers collection. Weichers was the head boxing coach at the United States Air Force Academy from 1976-2014. He led the Academy’s boxing team to 19 national collegiate boxing championships, making it the most successful collegiate program in the United States (the second most successful program has only 6 national championships as of April 2014 in comparison). He was selected to coach the Australian Olympic Boxing team, which competed in the 1984 games in Los Angeles. He was also the Head Coach USA World Series of Boxing in 2015 and served as president and vice-president of the (NCBA).
Authentication: 100% Authentic Team Provenance Letter