Gary Russell Sr.
Gary Russell Sr. is a self-educated boxing trainer and father of seven boxing sons, all named Gary. Russell Sr. trained each son in boxing along with other local fighters --- mostly in the family's basement --- and each Russell child who boxed won the local Golden Gloves competition beginning at age 7. Sons Gary Russell Jr. and Gary Allan Russell also won national silver gloves competitions. His eldest son, Gary Jones, amassed a 22-2 professional record.