PHOTOS: The Mudqueens of Chicago

Charity-based org gets dirty to help women.

6 photos
1/6
Robert Karlic
The Mudqueens of Chicago, the Windy City's only all-female grime fighters, held a training match for new recruits April 29th. Photos by Robert Karlic. See more of Robert's work at karlicphoto.com.
2/6
Robert Karlic
Eight women got down and dirty, but for a good cause -- the Mudqueens donate a portion of their proceeds to local women's charities, including the Young Women's Empowerment Project and the Chicago Women's Health Center.
3/6
Robert Karlic
About 100 people gathered in a West Town backyard to cheer on the new recruits.
4/6
Robert Karlic
Neighbors perched on adjoining decks to watch the action.
5/6
Robert Karlic
Each match consisted of three one-minute rounds.
6/6
Robert Karlic
Everyone was a winner. Photos by Robert Karlic. See more of Robert's work at karlicphoto.com.
Contact Us