Results tagged “boxing”

Looking At : Feb 5, 2017

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Google+, Twitter, Nuzzel and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.

Muhammed Ali

The Louisville Lip.

Looking At : Jun 5, 2016

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Google+, Twitter, Nuzzel and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.

Punch Drumming - Offenbach's 'Orpheus in the Underworld' (aka 'The Can Can')

What exactly is 'Punch Drumming'? Watch.

Video for Gymchat 226 - Advances in Strength & Power Development (Craig Bongelli)

Ready to Become Seriously Strong?

A Brief History of Circuit Training and Peripheral Heart Action (PHA)

How it all began.

Gymchat 172 - Combat Athletics : Getting Ready for the Fight

Preparing to battle it out.

The Straight to the Bar Guide to Neck Training

Yes, that's a 1,500lb rack pull. Incredible.I love a dose of neck work. Not only is it incredibly functional, a solid yoke looks downright impressive.

Blindfolded Boxing [1949]

Unusual to say the least.

Developing your Own Training Routine for Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts is such an intensive fitness activity in terms of both physical and mental exhaustion that one has to train extensively in a number of areas in order to be adequately prepared. One has to have incredible endurance, enough at least to stay up and alert at all times. Being able to aptly utilize brunt force is also a huge advantage, so one has to be able to strengthen his body to such a level that he can draw said force, and not only that, but he must learn to concentrate well enough to focus that force on a particular target. If you're enticed by the allure of Mixed Martial Arts and want to prepare yourself for the action by following an all-inclusive regimen to get your body up to speed, you'll need to do more than just train for the matches themselves. You'll need to amplify the strength and durability of your own body and mental state, and to do that you'll have to incorporate several different strategic areas into your training routine.

Getting to Know : Personal Trainer Vic Magary

Inspirational guy.

How and Why I Train : Robert Lucarelli

Robert Lucarelli.How did it all begin? Like this.

Review : Ultimate Warrior Workouts

A great training resource.

CJS Fitness

Pop over and say hi.

TGIF : weekly round-up (WE Fri 15 May 09)

The highlights of another great week here on Straight to the Bar.

How to Wrap Your Hands for Boxing

Great demonstration.

TGIF : weekly round-up (WE Fri 24 Apr 09)

Precious McKenzie.A brilliant week here on Straight to the Bar. The highlights :...

No Holds Barred

I love stuff like this - Eddie Goldman's podcast on boxing and MMA.

Speed Bag Resources

Great site.

Blast from the Past : Card Tearing

An incredibly fun way to train.

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