Despite winning Australia’s first Olympic boxing medal in 33 years, Harry Garside isn’t your typical boxer. So, what’s his secret weapon? Joh spends a day with Harry going through his training regime, hanging out at home and chatting about life. For a boy who felt the softer energy of his mother, becoming a champion boxer who loves ballet seems like a contradiction, but that’s the story of this erudite young man from Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs. And if learning ballet wasn’t contradiction enough, Joh learns Harry wooed his partner Ash with poetry!
You might also like: