janayajanaya khan is an amateur competitive boxer. Known for their explosive power and fast hands, janaya trained at Kingsway Boxing Club under head coach Jennifer Huggins. janaya also runs community boxing workshops where the basics of boxing are made accessible and fun to community members. They strongly believe that the focus and determination that boxing requires can be used as a tool of empowerment.

khan was first introduced to Afrofuturism in 2011 when they began boxing at Toronto Newsgirls Boxing Club.

Join janaya’s boxing group on Facebook: Against the Ropes