Joseph Zanders


I retired August 1, 2010 after 30 years as a Peace Officer with the State of California Department of Juvenile Justice.

On January 1, 2011 I was selected to be the National Coach for U.S.A. Boxing.  I will lead the 2012 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team to London England.

Domestic Coaching

I coached the Long Beach Police Athletic Boxing Team from 1990-2008.

Currently coaching and mentoring youth in the Southern California area.

International Coaching

Canadian Cup, Ottawa, Canada
Goodwill Games, St. Petersburg, Russia
AIBA World Championships, Berlin, Germany and New York City, New York
18th President’s Cup, Bogar, Indonesia
Four Nations Tournament, Lavalle, France
Joe Cheo Aponte Tournament, Caugas, Puerto Rico
First Olympiad of Cuba, Havana, Cuba
2004 Olympic Games, Athens, Greece