gets the inside scoop on women’s boxing and the path to personal achievement from world heavyweight champion, Sonya “The Scholar” Lamonakis. During a recent morning at the world famous Gleason’s Gym, we explored topics such as how Lamonakis got into boxing and the balance of her professional life as a teacher with sport. Among other topics, Lamonakis also discussed the state of women’s boxing and where she thinks it’s headed.

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Directed by Horatio Baltz & Melanie Hoff
Edited by Horatio Baltz

Lamonakis was scheduled to compete in a May 30th match for her second world title, the vacant UBF belt. The entire card was postponed, and a new date has been set for July 4th, also in St. Maarten. Read our earlier interview with Lamonakis, and stay tuned for more as the July 4th bout approaches.