Tag Archives: heritage

Words-pictures-stuff

Words are pictures out loud. A coach communicates from the pictures she sees.  She describes the artistry she wants in motion.  Each instruction is expressed with intricate terms put together in sentences and paragraphs.  The verbiage is shared with a … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning

I’m sitting on my couch, looking at the misty rain settling on the trees outside.  My quiet alone time is always full of reflection and questions.  I’m plodding through this book “Silence” by Robert Sardello.  Plodding partially because I don’t … Continue reading

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Mistakes

I’ve been thinking about the concept of mistakes lately. Google dictionary gives us these definitions of mistake: error, fault, inaccuracy, omission, slip, blunder, miscalculation, misunderstanding, oversight, misinterpretation, gaffe, faux pas, solecism It seems that the word is heavily interpreted in … Continue reading

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This Kind of Life

We trained hard for several months to have 4 fights for 3 fighters.  All 3 trained diligently with focus and efficiency.  They didn’t cut any corners, and they all supported the other with a fierceness you expect when preparing for … Continue reading

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Possibility

I see possibility everywhere.  If I want something then I know it is possible.  I trust my goals and abilities to reach them. Sometimes a million things come at you and it seems as if you may not get what … 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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Italian Heritage Month

One of my most favorite things about boxing is its deep pride in representing heritage.   I wasn’t raised with the Italian side of my family.  I always had this nagging feeling in me that I belonged to something and … Continue reading

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Rugby, Boxing, Heritage, Tradition

I was lost after high school.  I was working as a nurse aid in Colorado in various nursing homes, mental institutions and hospitals.  I had lost my sense of athletic self that served as my identity all through my youth … Continue reading

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Community Mindset

I have put down a template for a schedule and a general feeling I am going for in the gym.  None of that matters without your feedback.  I want this space to be for you, for the community.  I want … Continue reading

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Soft opening next week

Here’s a link to the schedule for our soft opening Monday Sept 30th to Friday October 4th. https://arcaroboxing.com/ Please attend our Open House Party on Sunday October 6th from 4pm-6pm. We will have food, beverages and community bliss!  All families … Continue reading

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