2002 Photo Contest, Sports, Stories, 1st prize
Photographer

Alex Garcia

Chicago Tribune

01 April, 2001

A young boxer contending for a spot on the junior olympic team ices his neck and upper back after his bought. The Rafael Trejo boxing gym, wedged between buildings in old Havana, is one hundreds of such gyms in Cuba nurturing young athletes' skills.

About the photographer

Alex Garcia

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