Tag Archives: Arcaro Boxing

Little lessons

There is nothing like running a business to learn what a really terrible leader you are.  I was speaking to another entrepreneur about this realization.  Now, making a statement like that just might elicit outside comments like, “but coach, you … Continue reading

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Dialing in

It’s already the Friday before competition.  It seems like this weekend would never come and all the sudden it is smack dab in front of me. I’m not even fighting but I’m getting those same feelings as when I did. … Continue reading

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Boxing education

About 5 years ago I had a realization that I was a decent coach, but not really all THAT good…. The reason I came to this conclusion is because I realized I was stagnant in my learning.  I wasn’t looking … Continue reading

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Canvas

My life as a coach is a canvas.  It gets stained, cleaned and painted with beautiful interactions. Each footprint leaves a mark on me and forever changes my shape, my views and my future experiences. My job is to create … Continue reading

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Your surroundings

It is important to surround yourself with people who strive to learn.  Strive to push their limitations and want you to surpass your own.  Whether you are looking for a relationship, community, friends, coaches, or colleagues, it’s essential to look … Continue reading

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Geeking out on thoughts

I have listened to a podcast called The World is Your Petri Dish with Bruce Lipton on Bulletproof Radio probably about 6 times now.  I encourage you to listen for yourself.  Dr. Lipton is controversial and you can decide what … Continue reading

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The Artist and the Boxer 4

The Artist and the boxer started as a vision.  I wanted the boxing gym to be a space where creativity could be expressed and witnessed outside of the traditional boxing context.  I wanted boxers and the outside world to interact … Continue reading

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Boxing Spirituality

Through boxing I have found my spirituality.  My most authentic experience from the inside out.  Through boxing I have discovered the true meaning and power in never arriving at any destination.  I have finally gotten an initial grasp of the … Continue reading

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Polar Forces

All life lies in the movement resulting from the clash between two polar forces, love and conflict. -Empedocles You touch gloves, you punch each other, you hug at the end of a fight. As boxers, in the ring, we engage … Continue reading

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The only choice

The only choice we have as we mature is how we inhabit our vulnerability -Maria Popova We are approaching a fight weekend.  I love the approach.  Everything gets a little more intense, focus narrows down,  preparation is really done and … Continue reading

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