Fight For Kidz: Bout 8

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In the lead up to the charity boxing event, the Southland Express will be running fighter profiles for each bout. The eighth bout is between Bobi-Rose Leatherby and Katie McDowell.

Bobi “The Spitfire” Leatherby

Bobi “The Spitfire” Leatherby
Age: 31
Weight: 56kg
Height: 160cm
Sponsor: Tim Frampton – Professionals Real Estate
Why did you enter Fight For Kidz?
For the challenge and to do something out of my comfort zone.

Have you had any previous experience that will be helpful?
It’s a blank canvas for me, no fighting experience.

What do you hope to get out of the Fight For Kidz experience?
Really experience what’s on offer and learn new skills to take with me.

Katie “Unbreakable” McDowell

Katie “Unbreakable” McDowell
Age: 32
Weight: 55.4kg
Height: 160cm
Sponsor: Nathan McDermott Building Ltd
Why did you enter Fight For Kidz?
I’ve always had a real interest with boxing and in honour of my late grandfather who was a boxer; I decided to put my name forward. I love to challenge myself physically and mentally and this is a great cause.

Have you had any previous experience that will be helpful?
The only experience I have had is with Evolve Community Gym and Cardio Boxing. I love going to gym and keeping fit.

What do you hope to get out of the Fight For Kidz experience?
A win! And to meet some great new lifelong friends. To be in the best physically and mentally fit shape I can be come fight night.

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