Category Archives for Boxing

How To Counter The Jab

HOW TO COUNTER THE JAB The jab is the most commonly used punch in Boxing, often referred to the can opener, it allows you to set up any number of combinations as well as being an essential tool to finding your range and keeping your opponent at bay. Taller boxers will often use their jab […]

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Boxing How To – The Left Hook

  Boxing How To -The Left Hook The Left Hook(or Right hook if you happen to be a southpaw) is arguably the most difficult of Boxing’s punches to master. Primarily because it is a power shot thrown with your ‘weaker’ hand, so it can take time for the power and form to catch up with […]

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How To See Punches Coming

HOW TO SEE PUNCHES COMING In the movie Spiderman, there is a scene where Toby McGuire who is playing Peter Parker, hasn’t yet discovered his superpower abilities and gets involved in a fight by the lockers at school. As his superpower abilities suddenly kick in, he realizes everything has slowed down and he can see […]

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Muhammad Ali v Mike Tyson – Who Wins?

Boxing is a sport which has created superstars, if there is any sport which can claim to have created ‘Superman’ or ‘Supermen’, it is Boxing, and more specifically, the heavyweights. In 1978 DC Comics released a comic in which Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali took on Superman, unsurprisingly titled as Muhammad Ali vs Superman, original I […]

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How To Use Feints In Boxing

How To Use Feints In Boxing To become a capable boxer, you must learn to use feints. Feinting is a necessary advanced skill all Boxers will need to learn. If you are not using feints against a decent boxer, the chances are your opponent will pick off and defend pretty much every shot you throw, […]

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How To Punch Harder Part III The Snatch Balance

If you haven’t already, I suggest you read parts I and II which go over some basic detail you need to know first when looking to punch harder. These can be found here How To Punch Harder Part I How To Punch Harder Part II The Secret Of Speed Training   OK in this video […]

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How To Fight Someone Taller Than You

How To Fight A Taller Boxer One of the most difficult fights in the ring you can ever experience is against an opponent who has a significant height advantage over you. You may be the better boxer with more technical skills in the ring, but a tall boxer can overcome all of that and leave […]

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Boxing How To – The Slip

The Slip This is a defensive movement used to avoid a jab or cross coming from your opponent The slip is a defensive movement used by boxers in order to avoid straight punches. A slip added to a combination builds the boxers reflex actions. It also increases intensity and variety to a work out. Most […]

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Boxing Essentials: What You Must Do

Boxing Essentials In this article I run through a few things I believe you must have if you want to improve your Boxing. Sure we all have different goals, not all of us will want to step into the ring and fight competitively outside of sparring, some of you may just want to use Boxing […]

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Self Defense and Confidence – Why Everyone Should Learn

Self Defense and Confidence When you think of someone who was very confident – who do you think of? If I was to ask you to think of a famous personality, past or present who you believed represented confidence, I am willing to bet one name would surely cross your mind, the man who proclaimed […]

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