This is where we share our ongoing, voluntary and self-motivated pursuit of boxing, training and coaching knowledge.
Not all of life’s lessons can be learned in the ring – some are learned from books, from experiences with other people outside of the gym, from other unrelated studies, etc. So while not every post here will be directly about boxing, training or coaching – it may add to your understanding. And so we will share it.
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On January 16, 2011, Costa Mesa’s own Kevin “Blitzkrieg” Bee will be stepping into the ring at the Double-Tree Hotel in Sacramento, California. Kevin’s opponent, Steve Clacken, fights out of Vallejo, California under the tutelage of Trey Howard. The bout is currently listed as sixth on the card with both fighters weighing in between 147 and 153.Details
Mixed Martial Artists have the option to train and fight with a variety of techniques. Successful fighters today usually have a basis in some form of wrestling, grappling, and “striking”. Under development of any of the three fundamentals can bring about a loss. Louis Landolph, a writer for the LA MMA Fitness Examiner, explains his view.Details
While there are many fitness facilities to choose from these days and while most gyms offer some sort of mixed martial arts instruction or kick boxing, finding a boxing trainer who focuses on the ‘sweet science of stand up’ can be difficult. Classic Boxing Coach’s boxing program solves that very problem.Details
Boxing is often misunderstood or overlooked as a sport. Many people cannot see past the ‘brutal nature’ of boxing and wouldn’t think to consider boxing as a sport or hobby when looking for ways to both stay fit and experience personal growth. However, these perspectives fail to acknowledge historical, cultural, and personal value of a boxing program. In The Stone: Boxing Lessons, NYT Opinion columnist Gordan Marino explains.Details