Marcelo Garcia on Conditioning

In the video below, Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion Marcelo Garcia shares wisdom regarding the significance of sport training for conditioning. In many ways, his ideas are similar to what was discussed in the recent Jack Dempsey entry. Dempsey, like Garcia, believed strongly in practicing the sport to prepare for the sport. And while such advice may […]

In This Corner – Henry Armstrong

Following yesterday’s post about Jack Dempsey, I received several questions about other fighters from the past. Many have inquired about the differences between today’s boxers vs. those from previous eras. What is the biggest difference between the two? In my opinion, the most significant change is the frequency of competition. Fighters from the past spent […]