Many athletes struggle to embrace social responsibility. Not every athlete is qualified to be the face of a cause. Certainly, not every athlete wants to be.
Christy Martin always has considered herself a reluctant role model. In Martin's mind, a role model is a parent or a teacher, someone who willingly accepts the heroic challenge of shaping people's lives.
Martin just wanted to fight.
But as much as she wanted to be just a boxer -- albeit the most famous female ...