Buddy McGirt (Maxim Dadashev Trainer) Age, Wife, Bio, Family & Facts

Buddy McGirt

Buddy McGirt (born January 17, 1964) is an American Boxing Coach, Trainer, and Former Player from Brentwood (New York, USA). He is best known as Maxim Dadashev’s coach. Additionally, he started his professional career in 1982 and retired in 1997. His full real birth name is James Walter McGirt.

He holds the championship in IBF Welterweight Title (1988) and Linear Welterweight World Championship (1991-1993).

Buddy McGirt American Boxer & Coach

Meanwhile, he also provided training to the champions like Hashim Rahman, Arturo Gatti, and Sergery Kovalev. Buddy was also with Maxim Dadashev (Boxer). His students admired his unique way of teaching.

There are no proper boxing centers in the United States. Furthermore, Maxim lost his life and fight against Subriel Matias. Dadashev battled for the 11 rounds on the July 19 fight in Maryland. Though, McGirt looked emotional after losing his best player.

He admired the skills of Maxim. ESPN reports confirmed that Mr. Dadashev suffered in dehydration during the tournament. On July 20, Elizaveta Apushkina (Maxim Dadashev’s Spouse) demanded proper investigation and thanked the fans for the concern.


Early Life, Parents & Profile

Buddy McGirt Biography

Boxer Buddy McGirt was born on the 17th of January 1964 (age 55 years old, as in 2019) in Brentwood, New York (United States). He inspired to be a boxer at a young age. However, he faced issues related to his height.

Many people told that he should drop his dream. Apart from that, Buddy aspired to be Long Island’s first champion. He graduated in the Brentwood High School.

His mother and father were big supporters to fulfill his childhood dream.


Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children

Buddy McGirt Wife Gina McGirt
Buddy McGirt Wife Gina McGirt.

He confirmed that he is married. Buddy McGirt’s wife name is Gina McGirt. Buddy McGirt has one son James McGirt Jr. (Professor Super middleweight Boxer).

Buddy McGirt Daughter Chynna McGirt
His Daughter Chynna McGirt.

His two daughters’ one of them is Chynna McGirt.


Trivia & Quick Info

Buddy McGirt Age, Height & Weight

Real Full Birth NameJames Walter “Buddy” McGirt.
Nick nameBuddy McGirt.
ProfessionFormer Boxer & Coach.
Famous forTrainer of the boxer named Maxim Dadashev.
Age (As of 2019) 55 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJanuary 17, 1964.
Birthplace/HometownBrentwood (New York, United States).
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicityMultiracial Descent.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Capricorn.
House InBrentwood, New York (USA).
Social Media Account Stats Instagram: instagram.com/buddymcgirtboxing
Twitter: —
Facebook: —
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5′ 6 1/2″.
Centimeters: 169 cm.
Meters: 1.69 m.
WeightKilograms: 66 Kg.
Pounds: 145 lbs.
Biceps Size13.5.
Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)42-32-35.
Shoe Size (UK)9.5
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBrown.
Parents Father: Name not available.
Mother: Not Known.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?
GirlfriendNot Known.
Wife/Spouse NameGina McGirt.
SonJames McGirt Jr.
DaughterChynna McGirt.
Highest QualificationHigh School Pass Out.
SchoolBrentwood High School.
Alma Mater.Will update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Will Smith.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
Dream Holiday DestinationNew York.
Favorite ColorBrown.
Love to doWork out in the Gym & Reading Books.
Favorite FoodCorn & Pasta.
Net worth (approx.)$15 Million US Dollars.
Salary, Income & Earnings
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone Number
Office AddressNA.
Official WebsiteNone.
Home DetailsWill Update.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Buddy McGirt

Buddy McGirt Net worth

  • Wikipedia: Maxim Dadashev’s trainer, James Walter McGirt defeated Frankie Warren to get the IBF light-welterweight title 1988.
  • Additionally, he bagged his WBC Welterweight titles against Simon Brown during November 1991.
  • McGirt faced Livingstone Bramble, Saoul Mamby, Edwin Curet, Joe Manely, and Howard Davis.
  • He secured his victory in 73 fights out of 80.
  • Meanwhile, he inducted in the New Jersey Hall of Fame during 1998.
  • In addition to this, he made his place in the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2019.
  • Furthermore, McGirt was the topper in the 147-pound-boxer category.

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  • He also prepared a book “Bring it to the Ring: A Boxing Yearbook and Inspirational Message to Today’s Youths” (2005).
  • Darren Carter interviewed him “Pocket Party Podcast” (2018) available on YouTube and iTunes.
  • Money Factor: Moreover, his income goes into a million dollars as per the online sources. In 2019, Buddy McGirt’s net worth estimated $15 Million US Dollars.
  • The Boxing Writers Association of America named him as the Trainer of the Year 2002.
  • Body Physique: His height is 5 feet 6 & 1/2 inches (169 cm). Therefore, his body weight is 66 Kg (145 lbs).
  • He trained from Antonio Tarver and Arturo Gatti.


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