Project Description

Jaime Ward-Yassin
Senior Coach / Director

Jaime began her boxing training in 2005 under coach Dave Schuck at the Astoria Boxing Club.  In her amateur competitive career she was a repeating BC Champion, North West Champion, Golden Gloves Champion, 2 time National Bronze Medalist and was on the National Team in 2010.  She had over 45 fights with 37 wins

In 2012 Jaime turned pro, winning her debut. By early 2014 she was ranked at #2 in Canada when she decided to retire to start a family (In 2017 she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl).

 Jaime came back to Eastside Boxing Club as a coach in late 2015 and has been heavily involved in AFG and ESB as a coach, judge and referee and board member.

Jaime’s main focus in supporting women and girls in male dominated sports.  She’s won awards for her involvement with ESB and the women’s team / groups and looks to establish a biannual women’s event and camps in Vancouver in 2020 and intentionally in the near future.

Jaime coaches our Women’s Only classes and the Female Fight Team.

Classes:

Women’s Only Boxing – Tues / Thurs, 6:30pm
Women’s Fighter Training – Sunday, 10:30am

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