Girlboxing

Blog URL:http://girlboxing.wordpress.com/
Blog Tags:Boxing, Girl boxing, Musings, Writing, Boxing Training, Brooklyn, Inspirational, Grief
Country:United States
State/Province:New York
Location:Brooklyn

Unique girlboxer experiences in the ring and out.



Latest Blog Posts



Thinking about The Greatest …            When I was a girl growing up in the 1960’s I recall having peripheral knowledge of boxing—and certainly of the man who took the boxing world by storm when he became the Heavyweight Champion of...

Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. – January 18, 2016 The following is the full text of Martin Luther King’s Letter from Birmingham City Jail in response to criticism leveled at him by eight white clergymen from Alabama in a local newspap...

Yellow star girl My question for the day The question Observing myself sitting in a coal shoot Quite certain of my purpose Nazi hunter extraordinaire Escape artist Protector Behind the lines How a nine year old contented herself with gas chambers Wit...

Thoughts on Rousey v Holm By now, the kick seen ’round the world has played out across countless twitter posts, Instagram photos, newspaper headlines, YouTube replays, and conversations, casual and otherwise at gyms, across breakfast tables,...

Melissa St. Vil – Ready to Rumble Melissa St. Vil is a boxer with plans. Her first plan is to win the UBF World Female Super Featherweight title on November 12th at Martin’s Valley Mansion in Cockeysville, MD. With her 6-1-3 record, she&...

Olympic Trials- The Finalists … with one to come Flyweight contender Virginia Fuchs had her night of relentless technical execution and determination that led to the 2-1 unseating of the 2012 bronze medalist Marlen Esparza. Reigning Olympic g...

Olympic Trials- The Challengers! Each of them has endured a loss. Each of them has fought through that loss and will meet the winner of that contest in the ring on Saturday night for a chance to come away as a prospective Olympian poised to compete...