Denise Rico

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DENISE RICO

Weight class:
Heavyweight/178+ lbs

Hometown:
East Los Angeles, California
Birthdate: April 9, 1991
Height:
5-7

Coach’s name:
Gilbert Valdez

Club name:
Ponce De Leon Boxing gym

Started boxing:
At the age of 12 one summer just to have something to do
Occupation:
T.A. at Soledad Enrichment Action SOTO

Amateur record:
38-8

Greatest asset in the ring:
Defense

Biggest inspiration:
My mother because she has shown me to never give up and always push harder no matter the cost

Biggest motivation:
Being able to call myself a champ

Did you know:
Denise is scared of the dark, loves tattoos and has a four-legged daughter named Trix-C

2013 USA BOXING NATIONAL CHAMPION