Tag: Project Fighting Chance

Young boxers crowned champions at USA Boxing Junior Olympic tournament

Project Fighting Chance youth boxers--Kenny Lobatoz, 10, and Charles Harris, 13--were crowned champions in their respective divisions at USA Boxing’s Junior Olympics tournament last week. Lobatoz,...

Project Fighting Chance boxers to compete at Junior Olympics

San Bernardino is more than just shootings and poverty, explained Project Fighting Chance Founder Ian Franklin. “We’re also good athletes,” the 53-year-old boxing trainer continued....

Boxing gym giving youth a ‘Fighting Chance’

Seventeen years ago, Ian Franklin had a vision--one that involved establishing a boxing program to mentor youth facing the dangers of drugs and violence...