Picture is of Lucia Rijker, a Dutch professional female boxer, kickboxer, and actress. Rijker has been dubbed by the press and opponents "The Most Dangerous Woman in the World."
Caple: Gender argument carries no weight in boxing ring
'The first thing you have to realize when you come down here to the gym is, you are not a girl. You are an athlete. Down here, it doesn't matter what gender you are, male or female, you are an athlete and you're going to be treated the same as everyone else.'" Given what female boxers have battled through along the way, perhaps the Kalispel tribal leader put it best at this past week's U.S. Olympic women's boxing trials: these boxers are "warriors."
Javelin thrower's elbow and kinesiology taping support
Lucia Rijker Documentary ("Shadow Boxers") Year 1999