Scarlett Delgado raises her hands in victory

Scarlett Delgado

Biographie

  • In 2020 had contemplated giving up her pursuit of boxing because her weight class wasn’t on the Olympic program; was rejuvenated by helping a teammate train for Tokyo 2020 and then found out her weight class would be included at Paris 2024 
  • Won 54kg gold at the 2022 and 2023 AMBC American Continental Championships 
  • Advanced to the Round of 16 at the 2022 IBA World Championships

A Little More About Scarlett

Getting into the Sport: Entered her first bout in 2012 when she was 17… Her father ran a boxing gym where her parents met and she grew up around the sport… Always saw boxing as an art form with the timing, emotional control, composure, and grit needed to succeed… Oddsand Ends: Favourite quote: “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” – Pablo Picasso…

Palmarès international

IBA World Championships: 2022 – Round of 16 (54kg) 

AMBC Continental Championships: 2023 – GOLD (54kg); 2022 – GOLD (54kg)