Posts Tagged ‘Spinal Cord Injuries’

Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson was featured on a special two part story on NY1. The story chronicles Melson’s journey to raise funds for Team Fight to Walk to cure Chronic Spinal Cord Injuries. The videos also feature footage of Christan Zaccagnino along with interviews of Dr. Wise Young and WBC Chairwoman Jill Diamond. While great progress […]

New York, NY (January 11, 2016) – 2003 West Point graduate, philanthropist and WBC USNBC junior middleweight titlist Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson will be recognized as a military star prior to the Johns Hopkins men’s basketball game Saturday, January 16 at the Goldfarb Gymnasium in Baltimore, MD. An active Army Reserve Officer who was chosen for […]

New York, NY (December 29, 2015) – Junior middleweight boxer and philanthropist Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson has been nominated for Most Inspirational by Ring Magazine. Having dedicated most of his life during the last 13 years to help cure Chronic Spinal Cord Injuries, Melson’s selfless efforts have been chronicled by various media outlets. The visibility of […]

LONG ISLAND, NY – For Boyd Melson, professional boxer and Captain in the US Army Reserves, being co-founder of the non-profit organization Team Fight to Walk is a labor of love. The group’s mission is to raise awareness and to make all possible efforts to fund a cure for spinal cord injuries in the United […]

Melson Looking Forward to Vintage Performance! For Immediate Release New York, NY (September 17, 2012) – Although popular junior middleweight Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson won 9 of his 10 professional fights including four by knockout, he believes the best is yet to come. As an amateur, the West Point graduate won a number of tournaments and […]