Cam Awesome (legal name) is a Sports Emmy nominated speaker, experienced standup comic, Multi-time National championship boxer, 2 time Olympic trials champion, and former Captain of the USA National boxing team. After having a powerful boxing career, Cam redirected his passion from boxing to boardrooms. Cam inspires others to step up to the next challenges through the power of laughter. Audiences are guaranteed to leave Cam's presentation feeling…well…AWESOME!
Cam has been featured on NPR, 120 SPORTS, ESPN, VICE SPORTS, ROLLING STONES, KC STAR, Cover of KC Mag, Fight News, MSNBC, YAHOO Sports, Wall Street Journal, Yahoo, ESPN Highly Questionable, ESPN's SPORTS NATION, ESPN's SPORTS CENTER, and is featured in the NETFLIX Original documentary CounterPunch!
- A recent Yahoo article about winning nationals and giving back.
- EPSN article about my journey to the Olympics
- My guest appearance on ESPN's Sports Nation
- My TEAM USA's bio
- Washington Post article about my career.
- Wall Street Journal article discussing the ups and downs in my career.
- Quad Cities article in a keynote tour of schools in the Quad Cities
- Rolling Stones article after an international bout.
- Yahoo featured article
- Yahoo article on the preparation for the Olympics
- KC Star article on winning my 5th National Title
- KC Star article on pursuing speaking instead of becoming a professional boxer.
- KC Star article discuss a charity comedy show featuring Cam F Awesome
- Captain of the US National Boxing team. Titles won: 08 US Men's National Champ 10 US Men's National Champ 13 US Men's National Champ 14 US Men's National Champ 16 US Men's National Champ 09 Golden Gloves National Champ 11 Golden Gloves National Champ 13 Golden Gloves National Champ 09 PAL National Champ 10 PAL National Champ 11 PAL National Champ 09 Ringside Worlds Champ 10 Ringside Worlds Champ 11 Ringside Worlds Champ 13 Ringside Worlds Champ 14 Ringside Worlds Champ 12 Olympic Trial Champ Gold Medal at Cheo Aponte 2013 Gold Medal at Olympic Cup 2013 Gold Medal in Mazar Makai 2013 Gold Medal in The Independence Cup 2014 Gold Medal at Felix Stamm 2014 Silver Medal in Continental Championships 2013 Gold Medal at Cheo Aponte 2014 Gold medal at Pan An Olympic Festival 2014 Gold medal at Leszek Drogosz Memorial 2014 Silver medal at Tammer Tournament 2014 Bronze Pan Am medalist 2015