Claressa Shields

Claressa Shields appears in the following:

Claressa Shields is Back to Box at the Rio Olympics

Monday, June 13, 2016

Claressa Shields, an American boxer, returns to the Olympics this summer after she won a gold medal as a 17 year old in 2012, during the first ever women's Olympic boxing competition.


The Greene Space

Women Box: Olympic Boxing is No Longer A Man’s Sport

Friday, February 10, 2012

7:00 PM

Rosie Perez hosts an event to tell the story of a group of women who challenge the prevailing wisdom that girls don’t play rough. 


Women's Boxing

Friday, February 10, 2012

Boxer Claressa Shields, a 16-year old girl from Flint, Michigan, whose is set on getting to the 2012 Olympics, and her coach, Jason Crutchfield, and and former pro fighter Christy Halbert talk about the sport of boxing and the field of women boxers. They will be appearing at the Greene Space event, “Women Box: Fighting to Make History,” on February 10.

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