American Boxer

Tristan Kalkreuth

Rising Star

Light Heavyweight Fighter Tristan ‘Sweet T’ Kalkreuth is a rising US boxing star. Signed at the age of 17 under the Legend Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions, Tristan is set to cause a stir in the pro light heavyweight scene.  

Tristan Kalkreuth Career

With a decorated amateur career spanning over 100 fighters the youngster is eager to get make waves in the pro scene. 

Guided by his father since the age of 9 he now has the world renowned Ronnie Shields in his corner and is always bumping elbows with current and former boxing champions. 

With a bright future ahead of him, we are super excited to be working with Tristan on his bespoke boxing kits.  

Tristan Kalkreuth Interview

Below we catch up with Tristan about what inspired him to be a fighter and where he sees himself in 5 years;

Where you are from?

Duncanville, Texas, USA 

Nickname?

Sweet T

Stance?

Orthodox 

Inspiration?

I am inspired to continue to world hard and become cruiser/heavyweight world champion

What age did you started boxing?

9  

Amateur Boxing Club? 

Irving Police Athletic League

Where you train now?

Ronnie Shields Boxing Gym, Houston, Texas, USA

Trainer?

Ronnie Shields, Sean Kalkreuth and Kendrick Releford 

Where you see yourself in 5 years?

I want to be a World Champion in the Cruiserweight Division

Favourite Suzi Wong kit?

I loved by Suzi Wong pro debut kit. It was made from luxury royal blue velvet material trimmed in metallic gold with embroidered logos. I also had a robe to match. I felt amazing entering the ring for the first time as a professional fighter. 

Achievements to date?

As an amateur boxer I was 3 x USA Boxing Nation Champion, 7 x National Champion

I competed in the 2017 World Games 

I signed with Golden Boy Promotions at the age of 17 and have a professional record of 5-0 (4 KO’s)  

Favourite fighter?

I love Canelo Alvarez, he possesses all the skills needed for a great fighter. Jermall Charlo, is a fighter I am super excited to see progress through the pro ranks. I loved Pernell Whitaker as a kid and have studied his ring craft. 

Tyson or AJ?

100% Anthony Joshua if the heavyweight duo meet. 

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