Another major boxing event is headed for Bend. Next week, the 2011 USA Region 12 Championships will run at the Midtown Ballroom. This is an Olympic qualifying event, so boxers from all over the northwest will be here. Some of them will be in competition for a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team. Local boxer Jena Duea will be defending her Regional Championship. She is ranked number three in the nation in the 152 pound Women’s’ Class. The fights start at 7 on Friday night and at 4 on Saturday afternoon. Tickets will be available at the door.