2014/18 COMMONWEALTH GAMES SILVER MEDALS & 2018 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS BRONZE MEDAL
Michaela won flyweight silver at the 2014 Commonwealth Games where the reigning Olympic champion Nicola Adams beat her in the final.
In 2017 she won European Union Gold. In 2018, fighting at featherweight, she won bronze at the European Championships and a second Commonwealth silver.
In 2019 she won seven of nine international fights and silver at the European Games. In 2021 she took silver at the final Olympic qualifying tournament, losing to Italy’s Irma Testa in the final. She had already secured Olympic qualification in the semi-final
Michaela brother Aidan is also a champion Irish amateur boxer and Olympic Bronze Medallist from Tokyo 2020.
Both Michaela and Aidan secured qualification to be the first brother/Sister combo to box in an Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020,
2022 will be another big year of competition for Micaela with the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and the European Boxing Championships.