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Future Olympians Keep Their Focus on The Prize

Fortin & Bujold to Olympics

By Raquel Ruiz for Boxing Canada They are two very hard working athletes who in 2012 had their Olympic dreams ripped out of their hands. After all, to participate in the Games is the dream of every serious athlete. Mandy Bujold (51kg) and Ariane Fortin (75kg) have dreamed and worked many extra hours for many […]

Regina bouts a mini preview of boxing at Glasgow 2014

  May 23, 2014 By Raquel Ruiz Guest Contributor Canadian Olympic Page Friday night the ring at Credit Union Eventplex in Regina, Saskatchewan will hold a battle between two teams – Canada and Wales – getting ready to compete at the Commonwealth Games in July. Women Bouts On Friday, Canadian Ariane Fortin (above right) – current […]


Standing ovation: It’s exactly what happens when two great women boxers step into the ring and the public can’t do any other thing but stand on their feet. Moreover, the lone women’s boxing bout won the best of the night and it was dedicated to pioneer, mover and shaker, former national champ, coach, and executive […]