Wisconsin Boxing

Our mission in Wisconsin is to positively impact aspiring athletes both male and female by providing them with guidance to achieve a higher performance while developing personal discipline, a sense of community pride and involvement and strength of character through the sport of amateur boxing

Boxing Profile


Name:  Olivia Hendrickson

Hometown:   Waterford, Wisconsin

Age:  15

Month you were born:  August

Height:  5 ft 4 1/2 in

Weight:  111 lbs

Coach's Name:  Oscar Medina

Gym Name: Medina Boxing Camp

Boxing Style: Outside-I have the advantage of long arms

School: Waterford Union High School

Grade: 10th (sophomore)

Titles Won: 2014 Junior and Youth Open Gold Medalist


Favorites

Drink:  Coke


Getting to know Olivia Hendrickson 


How did you get involved with boxing?


My father used to box when he was in college and now he is a Master boxer.  He asked me if I wanted to go to the gym with him, I went, got hooked and quit playing basketball. 


How old were you when you began boxing?


12​


What is your strength in the ring?


Power


What are your goals in and out of the ring?


My goal is to go to college and get an education-preferably a college with a boxing program, keep boxing and remain focused


Do you play any other sports?


Previously basketball, softball but now its strictly boxing 


Who is your greatest influence and why?


My dad, Mark, because he supports me with what I want to do and helps me get to where I wants to be.


How many brothers and sisters do you have?


2 sisters one older and one younger 


Does any one else in the family box?


Yes, my sister Isabella 


Who are your mentors?


Oscar Media and my father Mark Hendrickson​


What do you love most about boxing?


It is a difficult sport, but you can always learn something from people and there are lots of opportunities. 


What do you like about our LBC?


I don't know much about it, my father is involved on that level, but I like that there is a boxing program and lots of competitions 


What would you like to see improved in our LBC?


I would like to see girls compete in combined male and female Golden Gloves and Silver Gloves Tournaments 


What do you think is a quote to live by?


Impossible is Nothing-Muhammad Ali


If you had the chance, who would you like to meet?


Canelo Alvarez, because he is a talented boxer and has done a lot with his life. 


How could you describe your life in three words?


Nothing is Impossible!