Nicola Adams

Olympic athlete

1982 –

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Who is Nicola Adams?

Nicola Adams, MBE is British boxer, and is the first woman to win an Olympic boxing title. She was a Gold Medal winner at the 2012 Summer Olympics held in London.

Adams represented Haringey Police Community Club at boxing, As of July 2012, she was rated World Number Two in the Flyweight division, behind Chinese world champion Ren Cancan.

On 9 August 2012, Adams also became first openly LGBT person to win an Olympic boxing Gold medal, after her win at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Born
Oct 26, 1982
Leeds
Also known as
  • Babyface
Parents
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • Leeds City College
  • Hopwood Hall College
  • Bradford College
Lived in
  • Leeds

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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