"If you box, by definition, you’re a risk-taker. If you’re a girl and you box, you’re a risk-taker and a rule-breaker."
So states the creators of this VPR Saturday Special, "Go For It: Life Lessons From Girl Boxers."
This is a production from WNYC/PRX profiling girls who compete in boxing.
Coinciding with the first ever Women’s Olympic Boxing Competitions, August 5th through the 9th.
"Go For It" is sound-rich and provocative sports reporting.
Learn more about the Olympic athletes here.