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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 […]

Tripartite Commission Named Boxers for Olympic Games

Jennifer Chieng,

Early yesterday, AIBA released the names of the 3 female boxers that the Tripartite Commission selected to compete in Rio 2016. This now completes ┬áthe list 36 women that will compete at the 2916 Rio Olympic Games. We already knew the 75kg boxer since last week, when the Panamanian Olympic Committe anounced that police officer […]