Boxingholic Editorial Staff

The Boxingholic Editiorial Staff is a team of former boxers and boxing trainers led by current semi-pro/amateur boxer and Boxingholic co-founder Mike. If you have any questions, please pop us an email!

Boxer Mike throwing punches to the opponent's body

8 Top Misconceptions About the Sport of Boxing

Boxing to an experienced trainer and boxer is a complex science that combines foodwork, torso movement, explosiveness, punches, and much more—these aspects are what might be the reason why boxing is considered an actual sport. To many however, boxing appears as a sports where two people exchange punches in a confined area. In essence this …

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“The best performance of my life” – Mike’s competition in Radomsko, Poland

As you have seen on our website, Boxingholic member Mike had a very ‘Boxing summer’. Despite that the majority of the world and their boxing gyms were shut down, coronavirus situation in Poland was handled relatively well and resulted in trainings and competitions being open. Mike, who spent the last 7 months in Poland, used …

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Boxer Mike showing his aggression

Aggression in Boxing: Advantage or Disadvantage?

One cannot understand boxing without understanding aggression. Boxing is a sport that many indeed associate with aggression, violence, or will to hurt the opponent. Aggression is also something that makes people and particularly, fans of boxing, love the sport. There are many fans that love different aspect of the craft—beautiful movement, long jabs, and perfect …

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Product Review: TEKXYZ Reflex Ball

Review Summary Review of: TEKXYZ Reflex Ball Use: Reflex training Our Verdict  4.5/5 What We Like Three different balls Good headband Cheap Encourages consistent improvement Soft, harmless Ball What We Don’t Like String gets tangled with prolonged use Hard to pass string Tying the string is tedious Summary: TEKXYZ reflex ball is a training …

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Mike’s Amateur Competition, August 2020

Last Saturday in Radom (Poland), Boxingholic member Michael participated in another amateur boxing competition. Contrary to last time, when our fighter took an L, this time Mike did amazing and won the judges’ decision. In this article, we will briefly go through what happened in the fight as well as analyze some of the highlights. …

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Mike’s Amateur Competition & Post-Fight Interview

This week we have something special for you! Last week, one of the founders and main members of the Boxingholic Team—Mike—fought in an amateur competition in Poland. In this article, we will talk about the fight, its outcome, and the mistakes that were made. All of it will be summed up by the interview conducted …

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Boxing Sparring Frequently Asked Questions: Part 1

We’ve been receiving several questions in our inbox about sparring, so we’ve decided to answer them in an article to share them to you! In this article, the oldest member of the Boxingholic Team—Jerry—will write about the importance of well-conducted boxing sparring as well as speak about different sparring workouts and strategies. Without further ado, …

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