By Steve Canton
Great turnout and reception at the SJC Boxing Gym Open House and FBHOF Class of 2012 announcement today. The Florida Boxing Hall of Fame Class Of 2012 living inductees include: former world champions Roberto Duran, Aaron Pryor, contenders Scott Clark and Chico Vejar, trainer/managers Jim McLoughlin and John Russell, media: Bob Halloran and Ron Ross, referee Bill Connors and in the participant category are Dana Jamison, Dr. Stanley Simpson, and Jim Waldrop.
Posthumous inductees include: former contenders Chino Alvarez, Steve Carr, Jimmy Leto, and Danny Nardico, along with promoter Dave White, media Gerard Rinaldi, referee Mark Conn, judge Stu Winston and participant Jack Leonard.
Dr. Randy Feldman, Fred Levin and Mickey Rourke will receive Boxing Achievement Awards.