Alexis Pritchard

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Alexis Pritchard
Rated at lightweight (60kg)
Height 5'10"
Nationality  New Zealand
Born (1983-09-24) 24 September 1983 (age 32)
Bellville, Western Cape
South Africa

Alexis Pritchard (born 24 September 1983) is a South-African born New Zealand boxer. On 5 August 2012 she became the first New Zealand woman to win an Olympic bout when she beat Tunisia's Rim Jouini in the Round of 16.[1][2]

She moved to New Zealand at the age of 14 and originally took up boxing in 2003 to get fit.[3]


  1. ^ "New Zealand boxing's Olympic charm offensive". 2012-07-27. Retrieved 2012-07-27. 
  2. ^ "Kiwi boxer Pritchard one win from medal". Otago Daily Times. 2012-08-06. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  3. ^ "Glasgow 2014 - Alexis Pritchard Profile". Retrieved 2015-07-02. 

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