Made for beauty, not boxing
Cuban women "are made for beauty and not to take blows around the head," Cuban head boxing trainer Pedro Roque told Cuban reporters.
And so Cuban women will not take part in the London 2012 Olympic Games. Said Barrientos:
We have no intention of participating for the moment in any international competition as we consider this discipline is 'inappropriate' for women.Below, pics of female boxers outside Cuba...
Renata Cristina Dos Santos Ferreira punches Adriana Salles.
Photo by Denis Gustavo
Nina "the Bomb" Ahlin, a former Atlanta Falcons cheerleader. Credit: NinaAhlin.com
One last female boxer - and this one's available.
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