The Boxer

KELLY hello.jpg

Kelly, 26, is a boxer and personal trainer. She recently won silver for Ireland on Women’s World Boxing Championships in Kazakhstan. Her dream is to represent Ireland at the Olympics. Currently she can’t qualify because her weight category is already occupied – women boxers can qualify only in three weight categories unlike men who can qualify in ten!

I love to fight, I love the feeling I get once in between those ropes, I dedicate a lot of time to my training two sessions a day, I still have my normal job and I would never give it up even if I was to win the lotto, my job is brilliant and keeps me grounded. 

Being a strong woman and confident in myself is what helps me push through every day struggles, anything I have I have because of the strong woman I am, because of the determination I have and drive to be a better stronger woman today then I was yesterday. 

Any advice I could give to anyone is never give up also believe, no one ever really knows how close they are to success. 

Published by

KerrieSheedy

Bass Player Music Nerd

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s