ABOUT COACH PEDRO BACA
If you are interested in becoming a champion boxer or simply looking to get in shape, Coach Pedro Baca is the trainer for you. Baca has over 16 years of experience coaching & training professional and amateur boxers at the local, regional, and national USA Boxing levels. He has trained and worked with fighters from two Olympic Training Centers, Squaw Valley, California and Colorado Springs. Baca trained along side and helped prepare world champion fighters Wilfredo Gomez of San Juan, Puerto Rico and Azuma Nelson of Ghana, Africa for their "winning" world title bouts. In addition, Baca studied nutrition and group training at the University of New Mexico.
Prior to becoming an accomplished coach, Baca started his career as an amateur boxer training under renowned coaches, like Bobby Lewis and Jeff “Flash” Malcolm. For those who are new to boxing, Bobby Lewis is best known for training former world heavyweight champion and Olympic gold medalist George Foreman, former World Champion “Lightning” Lonnie Smith Sr., heavyweight champions Ron Lyle & Michael Dokes, among others. Jeff Malcolm won many titles and was inducted into the Australian National Boxing Hall of Fame in 2007. Sufficed to say, Baca learned from the best.
Pedro’s accomplishments during his time as a boxer include: Colorado State Amateur Boxing Champion 6 years in a row, Southwest Regional Boxing Champion 4 years in a row, and he ranked 3rd in the nation from 1981-1982.