Name: Britton “The Great” Norwood, 29
Location: Brandon/Evergreen, Mississippi
A: An amateur boxing match eight years ago against a nobody. LOL…
Q: How many belts have you won?
A: One for 178 lb. Mississippi Amateur State Title in 2015 and another one for Golden Glove Champion in 2016.
Q: What makes you a good fighter?
A: My timing, smartness, natural defense and jab makes me a great fighter.
Q: Are you in it for the money or fame?
A: I’m in it for the love and money. As far as fame, I don’t really care about it. I just wanna make my family and loved ones proud.
Q: Have you ever knocked out an opponent? If so, how did it make you feel?
A: LOL… Yes. I’ve knocked out quite a few opponents. It makes me feel wild and free.
A: Respect is most definitely everything.
Q: Do you have a mentor or advisor?
A: I have a few mentors and advisors. Freeman Watkins, Jerome Elder and Ronald Johnson…
A: I don’t know what my greatest achievement was. To me, it was changing my life and being someone kids could have a positive influence to look up to.
Q: What was the hardest thing you ever had to do?
A: Picking myself back up when I fell down!
A: I wanna be known for never giving up and being one of the best to ever touch a pair of boxing gloves.
Follow Britton Norwood, Sr. on Instagram @GreatBritt87 and check out his professional debut on Friday, August 26th in Meridian, Mississippi.