About very talented and very determined young boxer and her father:
My favorite lines:
“I want to help him, and I want to help myself get better.”
“I never ever ever ever ever — maybe like a hundred evers — think that anything is too difficult for me.”
“Regardless of how it turns out in the future, you’ve got to do something that you love to do. And you master it.
But I also really get his occasional apprehensive looks when she’s talking.
Silva mentions Claressa Shields towards the end of the video, when she’s talking about her long-term goals. Here’s an article from NPR about Shields, with audio and a transcript: “After Second Gold, Boxer Claressa Shields Looks Ahead To What’s Next” (from August 2016)