Boxer Radar: Zachary Johnson
Travis Pulver | 04/04/19 | 6:30 PM EDT 0 Comments
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In our "Boxer Radar" Series we highlight promising fighters that are flying below the radar.   



Zach Johnson is an up-and-coming boxer from Rochester, New York, currently competing in the Welterweight division. While his professional record is 0-2, he lost to a pair of talented boxers, Cornell Hines (who is with Golden Boy Promotions) and Adrian Sosa.

Zach trains at the Rochester Fight Factory with Coach Barco as they prepare for future fights.

Q&A with Zachary Johnson:

Q: When did you start your boxing career?


A year ago.

Q: What is the fondest memory of your boxing career?

Making my pro debut down in Virginia

Q: What was your best/most competitive fight?

Cornell Hines who is now signed to Golden Boy Promotion

Q: Who was your favorite boxer growing up?

Oscar da Hoyla

Q: Which current boxer most resembles you?

Conor McGregor

Q: What are you currently doing in boxing

Training hard at Rochester Fight Factory and getting ready for my 3rd pro fight.

Q: What do you need to do to take your boxing career to the next level?

I have to start picking up wins, fight smarter, and put in some more time at the gym-- which I am doing.

Q: What do you want to do besides boxing?

For now, I work at Liberty Iron and Metal as a shop manager. I also like giving back by getting involved in the community.

Q: What do you like to do for fun?

I like to go on vacation, go out with my friends, run in road races, workout, hike, go to sporting events, and spend time with family and friends.

Q: If you could have dinner with any three people, dead or alive, who would they be and why?

Micheal Johnson— I grew up watching him because I ran track and field and wanted to be as good as him.

Muhammad Ali—because he’s a boxing legend and a great role model.

Brain Dawnkins—I always loved how he played during his career with the Philadelphia Eagles Few had or have had the ferocity, tenacity, and work ethic he did throughout his whole career.
 
Zach is an intuitive boxer with great instincts and a willingness to learn and develop as a fighter. He has the intelligence, work ethic, talent, heart, and determination to succeed as a professional boxer. Zach is the type of athlete that would be an asset to your brand both in and out of the ring.

He is currently seeking future boxing and marketing opportunities.

For more on Zachary, check out his Agency Bio and follow him on Twitter:

Bio: http://agencyathlete.com/client/zachjohnson/
Twitter: @ziggyrocks2848
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