Born: November 21, 1968 in Orlando, Florida
Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Pro Record: 31-6-1 (22 KOs)
5-Time, 2-Division World Champion
1996 United States Olympic Bronze Medalist
1995 World Amateur Championship Gold Medalist
Tarver has just about done it all as a boxer having been an Olympian and world champion as an amateur, along with capturing five world championships in two divisions as a professional.
With his career winding down Tarver has his eyes set on the future and giving away all his experiences in boxing and fitness that allowed him 20 years of longevity and successes under the sports and entertainment worlds brightest lights. With his son being a hot Jr. Middleweight prospect Sr. finds himself in a peculiar position of manager/trainer having to navigate his on son to the title.
Tarver has launched his “Train With The Champ” campaign gear towards creating a championship community through boxing and fitness, Tarver leads boxing and fitness classes through out the week as well as private one on one lessons. giving you the championship edge to create the champ in you. Join the winning team “TEAM TARVER”.
In 2006, Tarver starred as Mason “The Line” Dixon, the heavyweight champion in the film, Rocky Balboa along side Sylvester Stallone.
Tarver is trained by Orlando Cuellar, self-promoted, managed and advised by Al Haymon. Follow Antonio Tarver on Twitter and Instagram @AntonioTarver, friend on Face book at www.facebook.com/antonio.tarver
Follow Antonio Tarver on Twitter and Instagram @AntonioTarver, friend on Facebook at www.facebook.com/antonio.tarver.