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Boxing- An I- Thou Relationship

A wonderful side effect of a boxing gym, is the wide range of personalities and thinkers that attend.  The community that you immediately have access to.  Luckily, many of these folks share ideas with me and send me articles and … Continue reading

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Community Thoughts

There is this overwhelming gratitude growing in the gym.  It is palpable.  When you walk through the door of this gym, there is this beautiful dichotomy of individual and group. Your gender, class, heritage, past, present and future all disappear … Continue reading

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Nothing happens in a minute

The biggest and most important skill I have gotten from boxing, is the ability to be interested in myself and to stay in learning mode while I’m experiencing great levels of discomfort. I used to feel this frantic desire to … Continue reading

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Feeling IT

I’m feeling it today!  What is it? Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth.  To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development … Continue reading

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Small business and community

Last year right after the gym opened I received a cold call from a gentleman named Vincent. He wanted to use the gym and an athlete to do a video for a new clothing product he was developing. We arranged … Continue reading

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Boxing, Healing, Faith

When I think of the healing process, I think of training. Both are challenging, painful and uncomfortable. Both lead you to new understandings about yourself. Both transform you and take you places you never thought you would go and both … Continue reading

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Boxing thoughts

Boxing as competition is a short lived adventure. Taking blows to the head keeps the years of competition participation down but boxing as a way of life lasts. It is a way of seeing the world. It gets in you … Continue reading

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Jen’s Pro Debut UPDATE!!

Just 2 weeks and Jen will enter the ring for her Pro Boxing Debut at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, WA just outside of Olympia. We are relentlessly fundraising to cover the costs of last minute flights, her opponent’s … Continue reading

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The Hamann Project

We have been blowing up the social media network!  And we are gonna keep it fired up til fight time. Jen Hamann has an incredible opportunity to be on the undercard of a Gary Shaw ESPN Friday Night Fights.  The … Continue reading

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Jen’s Pro Debut

This has been an unbelievable experience getting this fight together and it isn’t over yet.  We need your help! Here’s the low down!  We arranged for Jen to be on the Friday Night Fight’s under card July 11th at the … Continue reading

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