BUMBLEbox Newbie Tips for the Uninitiated…

boxing boxer

Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #1 – your gum shield actually works better on your upper teeth…


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #2 – keeping gloves up…good, keeping gloves in front of eyes…bad


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #3 – if you land a punch, you don’t have to stop the fight to apologise

boxing bears

Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #4 – if you stand and wait to see where they hit you, they will hit you

bashed face

Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #5 – the gloves smell…. Even if they are your gloves…

smelly gloves

Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #6 – the ring is a time machine… 60 seconds = 1 hour…


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #7 – every other newbie is not better, tougher, stronger than you


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #8 – ‘Chin up’ is not good advice


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #9 – think ‘Star Trek’ – they drop their shields when they fire


Boxing ‘Newbie’ tip #10 – closing your eyes doesn’t really help…

catbox blind

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