West journalists take on boxing

Dedicated boxers in Iowa City focus on community and hard work at the ICOR boxing gym.

By Tosh Klever, West High School

Boxing is not a sport many athletes decide to take on. For the well-conditioned athletes at ICOR Boxing the boxing gym prioritizes the community and personal growth of their members. For the last three months, West Side Story staffers decided to face the challenge of learning this fearsome sport. This video features how boxing has improved the lives of long-term boxers at ICOR. Stay on the lookout for a video coming soon on how our journalists trained to become boxers.

This story was originally published on West Side Story on February 4, 2020.