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Behind the Scenes in New Mexico
TL Fox visits all-women's boxing gym, owned by past top boxer Irene Garcia, and with world champion Trina Ortegon and Brenda Burnside...Year 2000
Photos  by Sue TL Fox
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Irene Garcia's all-women's gym in New Mexico
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Brenda Burnside posing with Trina Ortegon (Ortegon holding ring attire)
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Trina Ortegon before a boxing class
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Trina working with students
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Trina's World title belts and stuff animal that she autographed for WBAN
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Trina posing in front of boxing gym...
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Trina autographs stuff animal that was a free give-away on WBAN
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Trina poses with the give-away prize
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Autographed photo that went with the prize
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Brenda Burnside displays her tattooed "Tiger" Stripes..Yes they are real!
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front view of Burnside
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Burnside gets a stripe tattoo for every fight she has
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Past photo on the wall of gym of Irene Garcia when she was a boxer
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A "Now" photo of Garcia as she trains her students
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Irene works with her students
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Old poster of an all-women's card in the late 70's that did not take place on that date
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Irene working with students
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Student in the gym
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Student in the gym
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Student in the gym
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Student in the gym


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