Christy Martin

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    June 23, 2014

    Famed Boxing Coach Saves Chasity Martin From Strip-Club Circuit, Pushes Her Toward Olympics

    The image that greets visitors to the Gold's Gym in Deerfield Beach is that of Chasity Martin, a 17-year-old boxing phenom wearing pink gloves, with two championship belts draped over her intimidating, caramel-colored biceps. On the poster, which dominates the building's beige fa├žade, the disembodi ... More >>

  • News

    January 31, 2002

    Little Ms. Dangerous

    Bonnie Canino sure can throw a punch, but can she bring fame to women's boxing?

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    The Warriors

    Combine a martial artist from Miami, a boxing trainer from Detroit, a mild-mannered Guyanese heavyweight, a dreadlocked ex-contender, and some Seminole money, and you get South Florida's hottest new boxing gym