Have you seen the Dr. Pepper commercial that features a sexy model turned boxer? Ever wondered who that female boxer is? Here’s your answer. Her name is Mikaela Mayer and she’s actually a really good boxer. Standing at 5’9″, Los Angeles native Mikaela Mayer is an Olympic style boxer ranked #1 in the world. With her looks Mikaela Mayer was set on the modeling track in her teens, but found boxing was more her style. At 17, she began her fighting career by training in Muay Thai winning all her early fights, but soon transitioned to boxing and immediately won two national titles. Mikaela was the Olympic Alternate in her weight class for the London 2012 Games and is training to win the gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. And thanks to the Dr. Pepper /1 series of commercials, we now know who Mikaela Mayer is.
Here’s a great interview with Mikaela where she shows off even more of her skills.
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