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September 8, 2017

Meet Women’s World Boxing Champions at Ocean County College

¡CANINO!  Pioneers. Trailblazers. Those who dare come in all shapes and sizes. On Wednesday, October 18, the Center for Access & Equality and the Athletics Department at Ocean County College will sponsor Meet Women’s World Boxing Champions Bonnie Canino & Yvonne Reis! All events take place on Ocean County College’s Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ. Admission: Free and open to the public.

Can you survive a Canino/Reis mini boxing camp? If so, put on your sweats and sneakers and learn some boxing moves! Bonnie Canino (a.k.a. The Cobra), former Women’s Boxing Featherweight Champion (4 Time World Champion, 2 Time US Champion), and Yvonne Reis (a.k.a. Silk), WBC World Champion 2006, will be on campus for a daylong list of exciting activities. Come to one or attend all!

·   9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., Gym (Bldg. #29). Introduction, Short Film, Q&A. Yvonne Reis introduces Bonnie Canino.

·   11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Gym (Bldg. #29). Mind Body Soul: The Trifecta for Overall Performance! What does it take to be a world ranked female athlete? How can women excel in boxing?

·   12:30 to 1:45 p.m., Gym (Bldg. #29). Fueling for Performance: What Makes a Body Work? Learn about nutrition.

·   2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Gym (Bldg. #29). Canino Mini Boxing Boot Camp: Stretch, Jump, & Shadow Box. Work those abs!

·   3:30 to 4:45 p.m., Conference Rooms A/B (Bldg. #10). Officiating & Regulations: Rules Keep Us Safe in the Ring. Learn the roles of referees, timekeepers, and judges. Enjoy a simulation training experience.

·   5:00 to 6:15 p.m., Conference Rooms A/B (Bldg. #10). Canino Mini Boxing Boot Camp Redux: Stretch, Jump, & Shadow Box. Work those abs!

For more information, contact the Center for Access & Equality at Ocean County College, 732-255-0400, ext. 2026, or email eof@ocean.edu.

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