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.
Name: Jake Waltermate
Month you were born: October
Height: 5 ft 9 in
Weight: 145 lbs
Coach's Name: Dale Berger
Gym Name: Community Boxing Club
Boxing Style: Straight Ahead Boxer
School: Neillsville Public School
Titles Won: WI State JO, Region #6 JO, WI Silver Gloves, Region #4
Music Group: Chris Brown
Song: 'With You'
Drink: Grape Gatorade
Getting to know Jake Waltermate
How did you get involved with boxing?
My brother started and then I followed in his footsteps
How old were you when you began boxing?
What do you love most about boxing?
The one on one competition
What is your strength in the ring?
Speed and power
What are your goals in and out of the ring?
My goal in boxing is to become a national champion. Outside of the ring is to attend UW-Madison to earn a degree in criminal justice.
What are your hobbies outside of boxing?
Football and hunting deer, turkey and coon
Do you play any other sports?
Football, wrestling and baseball
Who is your greatest influence and why?
Coach Berger because he pushes me the most to the best of my abilities.
What is something interesting about you that most people don't know?
That I am a nice guy.
How many brothers and sisters do you have?
2 brothers and one sister, I am the baby
Does any one else in the family box?
My brother used to
Who are your mentors?
What do you like about our LBC?
Meeting all the kids that box out of Wisconsin
What would you like to see improved in our LBC?
Having more boxers get involved in the sport
What do you think is a quote to live by?
No pain no gain
If you had the chance, who would you like to meet?
Floyd Mayweather Jr., I always wanted to meet him and see him fight live
How could you describe your life in three words?
I'm Just Jake