- Speaker PopTech 2012
What is the single characteristic most likely to predict success in athletes? Our mini-series concludes with two powerful women: Amy Purdy and Claressa Shields. Read more »
Additional speakers announced for PopTech Camden - including first ever female Olympic gold medalist for middleweight boxing!
Claressa Shields stepped into the boxing ring at the London Olympics August 9th and fired off a series of sharp combinations that dumbfounded Russian Nadezda Torlopova and won her the first gold medal ever awarded for women’s middleweight boxing. At just 17, and with an incredible tale of personal resilience, she has risen to the top of the women’s boxing world in two short years, and is …