I was happy to have the opportunity to take these photos. Aleks is one of the guys that I am closest to that is into boxing, and in fact he was the first trainer I worked with when I started this whole journey at Delgado's Boxing. (lol I was so pitiful and out of shape I had to leave class early and he made me promise to come back because he thought for sure I was just going to leave and never return.) Due to that fact I really had been wanting to get some good photos of him, but he is always on the kick boxing side of
A Juxtaposition in Femininity and Boxing Acuity
A new friend from my morning boxing class. As I told her when I sent her these photos: I find the visceral contrast between the intensity and power that she projects as a fighter and the radiant feminine beauty that encapsulates her natural form to be a rather striking and attractive juxtaposition. (Which is my overly verbose and longwinded way of saying that I greatly respect, appreciate, and admire a woman that knows how to throw a punch.)
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First Impressions: Fly Superlace Boxing Gloves
It is depressing how excited I was for these. Fly is one of those brands that I found through the Fit2Box channel on YouTube. While I have found the reviews the guy that runs that channel to be great, given the cost associated with a pair of Fly gloves... it felt like a bit of a gamble and I was afraid I might end up being dissapointed with the purchase. However, now that I have them: I am anything but.