Olympic Girls: Katie Taylor

Long before the London Olympics in 2012, Katie Taylor was on track to becoming Ireland’s greatest ever boxer. If she wins gold in Rio she will go down as one of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes. Katie began boxing at the age of 11 in St. Fergal’s Boxing Club in...

Will the Olympics give lesser known sports time to shine?

Natasha Jonas, one of Team GB’s elite female boxing squad. Photograph: Tom Jenkins http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2012/may/16/london-2012-natasha-jonas-olympics This summer, the Olympic Games are coming to the UK and I am one of those definitely looking forward to...

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