Tag Archives: Boxing

Elders

  Respecting elders is of the utmost importance to me. Elders should have opportunity to pass on what they have learned in their experience and they should have the ability to continue to learn. The elders at Arcaro are an … Continue reading

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Semantics and on line training

Efficacy and leverage drive my desire.  How can we get that perfect punch in motion with maximum power. It’s cool to have knockout power from a static position….but it’s way cooler if you can generate it while moving. I work … Continue reading

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The best

I used to be driven by being the best. I had this arrogance that I could be or that I was better than others…..that I had skills others didn’t have.  That I would be recognized by “the world” as the … Continue reading

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coaching

I am learning guitar.  Next to coaching, guitar consumes me.  Music and boxing -expressions of self, of nature. I can’t wait for my next practice session. How to change chords, how to strum.  How to read a tab and break … Continue reading

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BECOMING: a guest blog!

Arcaro Boxing gym is magic. The gym has a constant hum of energy, echoes of all that activity and intention, even when there is no one there, and the bell is silent. Everyone seems happy at the gym, despite the … Continue reading

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Inner Conflict

I hit the bag with what feels like pillows on my hands.  Every massive swing does not generate the thud that I am looking for.  Searching for feeling somewhere in my trunk. NOTHINGNESS Looking for access, for the flood gates … Continue reading

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Gratitude

I enter and the steam hits my face obliterating the cold outside. Fist bumps around, smiling faces involved in their tasks. Coaches walking around filling the gaps of unknown with simple instruction.  Adding encouragement, useful criticism and a dose of … Continue reading

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Snippets of sun

October gold all around as the wind wisps lighter objects on the ground up into the air and violently returns them to the earth.  The sun through the windows feigns a balmy outdoors.  Stepping outside feeling the prick of cold … Continue reading

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No nonsense vision

We are a no nonsense gym.  Deeply rooted in community efforts. When you come here, we are committed to helping you find your most powerful leverage. “If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have … Continue reading

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6 most inspirational boxers

6 most inspirational boxers in history Boxing was first introduced into the ancient Olympic Games in the 7th Century, but other versions can be traced back to 3000 BC. Throughout history, this great sport has provided spectators with uncountable memorable … Continue reading

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