Being in shape and being in fighting shape are 2 entirely different things. Are you ready for competitive fighting? Boxing is tough, I know. But just exactly HOW tough? I spoke to several boxing trainers and from what they all told me, here is the bare minimum for anybody looking to fight in amateur boxing competition. Some people will require more training and conditioning than others. Every individual will always have their advantages in certain exercises over others.
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Only professional fights are called fights. In order to distinguish between pro and amateur events, the amateur events are called bouts or matches. Before , refs were limited to simple hand signals. But because amateurs are learning in the ring, the new rules allow refs to say what the infractions are, and even to coach a little bit during the round. Most people still think that whoever lands the most punches automatically wins, or should win. Amateur bouts Hah!
How Amateur Boxing Matches are REALLY Made
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Getting a good amateur boxing match together is never, ever a blissfully effortless ride on the pugilistic merry-go-round. If all you ever do is show up to enjoy a local fight night it might look smooth, from the outside. For the 4 to 6 hours prior to the doors opening at the average amateur boxing evening, there is more anarchy and disarray than a high school cafeteria lunch period on homecoming Friday with no teachers.