Shakur Stevenson

USA Boxing

Weight class: Light bantamweight/114lbs/52kg
Current city:
Newark, New Jersey

Birth year:
June 28, 1997

Height:
5’-6

Coach:
Willie Moses

Gym:
Elite Heat

Occupation:
Student

High School:
Central High School

Began boxing:
Shakur started boxing at age 5 because he loves performing and improving at something 
Biggest inspiration: Floyd Mayweather because he came from a modest background and has grown into a very successful man and Andre Ward because he hasn't lost since he was 10.
Shakur is motivated the most by:
Listening to motivational music
Favorite boxers:
Floyd Mayweather (see above) and Andre Ward because he is humble and works the hardest
Favorite part of the Olympic Training Center: The focused training
Biggest goal in boxing: To become a successful champion
Biggest goal outside of boxing: To help his family
Greatest asset in the ring:
Confidence and his jab

2013 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPION

2013 VICTORY DAY CHAMPION
2012 JUNIOR OLYMPIC NATIONAL CHAMPION
2013 JUNIOR WORLD TEAM OPEN CHAMPION
2012 VELES CUP CHAMPION


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