Olympic boxing

Photo of Shakur Stevenson courtesy of USA Boxing

Olympic Boxing Trials Qualifier Coming To Philadelphia

You don’t know their names. Not many do. But next year at this time, you may. The U.S.A, Boxing Olympic Trials, Pathway to Glory Olympic Trials Qualifier II, is coming to Philadelphia.

08/16/2015

Claressa Shields (credit: USA Boxing)

Boxer Claressa Shields Makes History In Winning Gold Medal

Claressa Shields is the youngest Olympic boxer since 16-year-old Davey Armstrong made the 1972 team that competed at the Munich Olympics. A 165-pound middleweight, she will join flyweight Marlen Esparza and lightweight Queen Underwood in London for the 2012 Olympiad.

08/09/2012