Tag Archives: Arcaro Boxing

Steady as it goes

We are in the gym practicing our skills over and over again.  It’s idyllic for learning.  We have a controlled environment that supports us practicing.  The only way you will know if the skill is in your body for keeps … Continue reading

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Feeling grateful

We are now 1 year 8 months old! Today I walked to work with the pups and sat down to enjoy some alone time in the gym.  I messed around with e-mail, Facebook and got in a little Netflix while … Continue reading

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Committing to the punch

Boxing always makes a lot of sense.  It puts concepts into a physical sensical format. For instance:  Committing to the punch.  The more you commit to the punch, the less likely you are to get hit.  It’s scary as hell … Continue reading

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A Big Tournament

Every year one of the biggest tournaments in amateur boxing happens in Independence Missouri.  Boxers from all over the world participate hoping to win the belt in their weight class. Arcaro Boxing will be taking boxers for the first time! … Continue reading

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Boxing is no joke

Being a competitive boxer is no joke.  Saying you want to get in the ring as an amateur or pro takes a commitment beyond anything you can imagine.  But doesn’t anything if you want to be the best? Boxing is … Continue reading

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Boxing for the Wounded Warriors

Arcaro Boxing will be supporting the Wounded Warrior Project on two occasions this month.  First, on May 16th, UW Fraternity Members will be entering the ring for their first time and we will be in their corner.  3 months ago, … Continue reading

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Actions and desire

Your actions prove what you want.  Your situations and experiences are proof of the decisions you are making and of your deeper motivations.  What a perfect check and balance. Look at your outcomes and ask if you are getting what … Continue reading

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Getting Ring Ready

Boxing is a sport with a lot of depth.  You cannot train and live on the surface and expect to make it in the ring.  While all athletic endeavors push you to deeper places within yourself, I haven’t found anything … Continue reading

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Learning Mode

It is sooooo hard to be in learning mode, to be interested in what you are doing. In our culture we are so fixated on tangible objects, objectives and outcomes.  We talk about the process but really revel in the … Continue reading

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Community- YWCA- The Central Area Food Bank

For awhile I would walk to work and pass by the YWCA on East Cherry Street.  On Wednesdays I watched a line form down and around the block.  Each Wednesday this branch hands out food to those in need.  I … Continue reading

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