‘Ra­zor’ Ray is fight­ing for a bet­ter com­mu­nity

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - SPORT -

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Train­ing for three hours each day, Quin­tana said the sport took ded­i­ca­tion.

“The sport is full on, it is a mas­sive com­mit­ment but I just love it,” he said.

“The feel­ing you get when you en­ter the ring – you just don’t get it any­where else.”

On top of his train­ing sched­ule, Quin­tana vol­un­teers at Mt Druitt’s Street Univer­sity, where he is cur­rently work­ing on a pro­gram to teach young women self-de­fence.

He also cur­rently study­ing to ob­tain a coun­selling and com­mu­nity ser­vices de- gree. “I want to be able to give some­thing back to the com­mu­nity as I know what it is like to not have much,” Quin­tana said.

For more in­for­ma­tion on Ray’s up­com­ing fights visit his Face­book page by search­ing “Ra­zor Ray Quin­tana”.

Ray Quin­tana.

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