Shire's Medcalf family overcomes hard knocks

By Brad Forrest
December 16 2013 - 7:30pm
Fighting fit: Lolli Medcalf, Mirizza Medcalf, Axx Medcalf and Electra-Shenika Medcalf with their trainer, David Birchell. Picture: Chris Lane

BOXING trainer and former NSW amateur champion David Birchell has been like a second dad to the Metcalf family — and it's paying off.