No rest for the brilliant-Katie Taylor returns to training

FIVE time World champion Katie Taylor has already returned to the gym and training.

Taylor only took a short break after wining a record equaling fifth successive World crown in South Korea last month.

Taylor, whose motivation is to become the greatest female fighter of all time, is next in major competition in next years European Championships. Despite not being in major competition and her recent sensational success the Boxing Legend will has not been given Christmas off.

“It’s not difficult with Katie, she’s so self-motivated and it’s really easy to train her,” said her father and coach, Peter.

“At this stage it’s still nerve-wracking for me to watch her box, but Katie keeps me calm.

“We’re looking at the European Games next year, we’re back training now, and we’re starting to build her up again for June in Baku.

“She looks forward to getting back into training, it’s the routine she’s in.”


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years