SSG Naomi Graham
Women's Boxing 75kg
SSG Naomi Graham did not participate much in sports while growing up. She started boxing after high school, a year before enlisting in the Army. Her sister introduced herto the sport of boxing. In 2012, Graham began a self-training regimen that resulted in her first three wins. The Army has provided her with expert coaching, elite facilities, and the opportunity to compete throughout the nation and the world.
Being a Soldier-athlete means everything to me. Both sides I get to show what a leader looks like. I get to mentor on both sides and people look up to me on both sides. I feel I have knowledge to share on both sides that can help someone in the future.