Episode 108

Published on:

2nd Aug 2023

#108 - Cam F. Awesome - Transform Your Life

Cam F. Awesome, formerly known as Lenroy Thompson, is an American amateur boxer best known for winning the US Boxing title in 2008, 2010, 2013 and 2014.

Cam won the Golden Gloves in 2009, 2011 and 2013 at Super Heavyweight.

Cam is a 6x National Champion, 6 Ringside Champion, 4x Gold Gloves and competed at 3 Olympic Trials.

Cam ended his Boxing career with an amazing record 326 wins to only 30 loses.

Cam is featured in the 2017 Netflix documentary, "Counter Punch".

Cam frequently fought in pink to show his commitment to and involvement with the Breast Cancer Awareness Program.

Cam is the Athlete Director on USA Boxing Board of Directors.  

Cam and I discuss how being bullied as a teen led him to the boxing ring, how he became a stand up comic and why he promotes a vegan lifestyle.

Cam now tours the nation educating students on cultural awareness and anti-bulling.

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Joe Ciccarone

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