2007 Photo Contest, Sports Feature, 1st prize

João Kehl

Cia de Foto

01 January, 2006

Garrido (50) lives alone beneath the viaduct beside his gym. Garrido's boxing gym is located under a viaduct in a quarter with one of the highest rates of homelessness in the city. The fighters are people who survive in difficult conditions, often without having a place to live, but believing that boxing is a way towards a more dignified life.

About the photographer

João Kehl

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