Boxing for gold

  • Chasity Martin wraps her hands as she prepares to train at Golds Gym in Deerfield, July 7, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin gets warmed up by trainer Stacy Martin at the Golds Gym in Deerfield, July 7, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin works the speed bag at Golds Gym in Deerfield, July 7, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin sparrs with Claressa Shields, an Olympic gold medal winner, at the Golds Gym in Deerfield, July 7, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin gets offically weighed the day before her fight at 129lbs at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 7, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin watches a fight before her bout at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin warms up as her trainer Stacy McKinley watches before her semi-final fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin walks off her stress before her semi-final fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin gets help with her head gear before her semi-final fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) fights Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Chasity Martin (blue) rejoices after defeating Isabel Reyes of Texas in their semi-final Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 8, 2014. Chasity Martin, is an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who is now ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • With cornerman Jaamel Eaddy, Chasity Martin eyes her opponent Anna Crutchfield before their championship fight at the Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 9, 2014. Crutchfield defeated Chasity Martin, an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who was ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Anna Crutchfield (red) puts Chasity Martin (blue) on the ropes during their championship fight at the Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 9, 2014. Crutchfield defeated Chasity Martin, an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, Fla., who was ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Anna Crutchfield (red) defeats Chasity Martin (blue) in their championship fight at the Golden Gloves fight at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale, July 9, 2014. Crutchfield defeated Chasity Martin, an eleventh grader from Pompano Beach, FL who was ranked #1 in Florida and #3 in the country. World famous trainer Stacy McKinley has taken Martin under his wing to mentor and train her. McKinley has worked with and led to victory over 35 world champions, including Mike Tyson, Tony Tucker, Michael Moore, and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa. Martin will fight in the The Golden Gloves all women‘s world championship boxing event that will take place from July 8-12 in Fort Lauderdale. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / MIAMI HERALD STAFF