Yup, I’m the Chair of all the Visual and Performing Arts at California State University San Marcos, and I go to a boxing gym three to four times a week.
I say this as if it was a confession, and when I do say this out loud, I get the most curious looks. I would be last person on earth you would imagine as a boxer.
First off, I’m pretty tiny – almost 5’1” (!).
And, I’m over 50, not the profile one imagines for a boxer: Ms. teeny tiny almost-senior-citizen, artsy administrator wearing wraps, gloves, and beating the heck out of an innocent bag. But, I love it – both the surprise of identifying as one who boxes, and the actual act of boxing.
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