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Tue., August 2, 2016
10:00 pm
(90 minutes)

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold  

The story of boxer Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who at age 17 won the gold medal in the 165-lb. weight class at the 2012 London Olympics, the first time women boxing was included in the Games. The documentary sheds light on what has not been an easy life. A native of Flint, Mich., Shields has faced poverty and an unstable home life; the latter led her to be taken in by her boxing coach, Jason Crutchfield, and his family.

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Tue., August 2, 2016
10:00 pm
(90 minutes)

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold  

The story of boxer Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who at age 17 won the gold medal in the 165-lb. weight class at the 2012 London Olympics, the first time women boxing was included in the Games. The documentary sheds light on what has not been an easy life. A native of Flint, Mich., Shields has faced poverty and an unstable home life; the latter led her to be taken in by her boxing coach, Jason Crutchfield, and his family.

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Thu., August 4, 2016
2:30 am
(90 minutes)

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold  

The story of boxer Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who at age 17 won the gold medal in the 165-lb. weight class at the 2012 London Olympics, the first time women boxing was included in the Games. The documentary sheds light on what has not been an easy life. A native of Flint, Mich., Shields has faced poverty and an unstable home life; the latter led her to be taken in by her boxing coach, Jason Crutchfield, and his family.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Thu., August 4, 2016
2:30 am
(90 minutes)

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold  

The story of boxer Claressa "T-Rex" Shields, who at age 17 won the gold medal in the 165-lb. weight class at the 2012 London Olympics, the first time women boxing was included in the Games. The documentary sheds light on what has not been an easy life. A native of Flint, Mich., Shields has faced poverty and an unstable home life; the latter led her to be taken in by her boxing coach, Jason Crutchfield, and his family.

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Clips

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T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.

Coaching Claressa

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Boxing and Dating

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Previews

Coming to Independent Lens: T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold

Coming to Independent Lens: T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold

T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Tuesday, August 2, 2016.

Coming to Independent Lens: Trapped

Coming to Independent Lens: Trapped

Trapped premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, June 20, 2016.