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Sam Colonna trains boxers of all ages including Chicago Boxing Club team members, Golden Glove amateurs and experienced professionals. He owns and manages his own gym in Chicago as well.
Sam is from Chicago Illinois. As an amateur boxer, he represented the McGuane Park boxing team. In 1980 Colonna was the CPD boxing tournament 178 lb. South Side champion.
He served as the Head Boxing Coach of Chicago Boxing Club and has over 30 years of experience training boxers. Sam guided Chicago Boxing Club to the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament Team Championship Trophy for 5 out of 5 years from 2008 to 2012. A trainer and manager of boxing gyms all his life, Sam brought his impressive boxing experience to Chicago Boxing Club.
Sam formerly served as head trainer at legendary Windy City Boxing Gym for seventeen years. Trainer of multiple World Champions, Sam has worked the corner for Andrew Golota, Angel Manfredy, Angel Hernandez and Vaughn Bean. He has worked with hundreds of amateurs and has cultivated scores of Chicago Golden-Gloves, Illinois State and National Golden-Gloves champions.