Boxing Training Tips

The Speed Bag Set for Boxing Training at Home and What to Look For

Speed bag SetBuying a speed bag set for your endeavors boxing training at home is a quick and easy way to get started improving your abilities. Whether you are just starting out or if you have been training for years, setting up a speed bag platform to practice on and train with will provide an invaluable range of advantages and benefits for your technical skills and your physical abilities as well.

Take a quick peek through this guide where you'll learn about what to look for with a high quality but affordable speed bag set for boxing training at home, as well as some useful information for how to go about making your decision.

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The Free Standing Punching Bag and Its Many Variations

Free Standing Punching BagThe free standing punching bag continues to be one of the most trusted pieces of boxing equipment for home training that consumers turn to. Indeed, they can be very effective and hold a host of advantages over hanging heavy bags, including reducing noise and other impacts such as vibrations, being able to be conveniently moved around from location to location and more.

Before you end up making your purchase though, there are a few different models and styles that you should familiarize yourself with so that you know what to expect and can make an informed decision. Take a look at a few variations of the freestanding heavy bag and decide for yourself which one you want to bring home.

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Century Wavemaster Punching Bag for Boxing Training at Home

Century Wavemaster Punching BagMany individuals training at boxing at home are turning to the Century Wavemaster punching bag as one of their go-to tools of choice. They are convenient and very capable, and provide a wide range of benefits to those who use them.

Additionally, now there are actually several different models of Wavemaster punching bags available, which means you can find one that fits your needs as well as your price range. Take a look at some basic information about the Wavemaster heavy bag and find some great deals and sale prices as well.

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Best Abs Machines for Boxing Training at Home

Best Abs Machines for Boxing TrainingEvery time that you turn on the television you probably see another commercial touting the newest, best abs machine on the market. Well, most of them are garbage and are a waste of money. This is particularly true for those looking at abdominal fitness equipment to provide functional strength and ability as opposed to simply improving looks.

Of course, this is crucial for boxing training, and finding the best abs machines and avoiding the worst is very important. Take a look at this quick guide to see some of the best abs machines you can utilize for boxing training at home and get to work on this fundamental area of your routine today.
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Using Jump Rope Exercises for Boxing Training

Jumping Rope Exercises for Boxing TrainingJump rope exercises have always been tied with together for training for boxing. While some people might think about jumping rope and think about kids playing a game, boxers are well aware of the many benefits that it provides.

Even the most hardened professionals, and fighters at all levels of the game, completely rely upon a jumping rope workout as an integral piece to their overall training session. Take a look at some of the benefits it provides and some of the exercises and routines you can put to use for boxing training.
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Buy Weighted Boxing gloves for Improved Speed, Stamina and Power

Weighted Boxing GlovesWeighted boxing gloves can be a great tool to have at your disposal for boxing training. When used properly, they can provide a wonderful boost to many areas of your game, including your speed, your strength and power, and your stamina and endurance as well. Take a look at some of the ways that a pair of weighted boxing gloves can help you out, whether you are training in boxing at home or looking to kick things up another gear at the gym.

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Youth Boxing Equipment: Buying the Best Kids Boxing Headgear

If you're child is interested in participating in boxing and boxing training, then it's time to look into the best kids boxing gear that's available. In our store, we have a huge collection of youth boxing equipment available for sale at great prices. Here though I wanted to focus specifically on kids boxing headgear and protective gear.

Quite simply, nothing is more important when it comes to children participating in the sport of boxing. You have to make sure that they are adequately protected at all times, and that they know some basics for safety to ensure that they never misuse anything or get themselves into any trouble.

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Top 6 Medicine Ball Exercises for Boxing Training

Medicine ball exercises for boxing trainingMedicine ball exercises have long been a staple of boxing training. If you ever watched an old boxing movie, or even some footage of an actual boxing gym from the 1940s or 1950s, you're sure to find some leather medicine balls lying around or being put to use.

It's not just for looks and stereotypes though, medicine ball workouts can be extremely effective for boxers looking for strength and fitness training. Here are the top 6 medicine ball exercises you should incorporate into your routine to see a huge range of benefits.
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Avoiding a Broken Heavy Bag Chain & Finding Replacements

Dealing with a broken heavy bag chainDealing with a broken heavy bag chain is never fun. It's really just a big hassle and a headache - and it's something that I know all too well about from experience. I'll be right in the middle of a great workout... and then snap! Chain broken, workout over.

Is there any way to prevent this from happening? And are there other alternatives you can consider?

Take a look at the following guide to learn how to deal with a broken heavy bag chain and prevent your chains from breaking. It will make things that much easier and you'll never have to worry about the annoyance ever again.

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Doorway Pull Up Bar Exercises for Boxers

Doorway Pull Up Bar Training for BoxingThe doorway pull up bar can be a boxer's best friend. There are a variety of exercises and workout routines that somebody training in boxing can use with a portable pull up bar or chin up bar. Some will focus primarily on building strength in the upper body and the back. Others will focus in on your core.

Either way, both of those areas are of extreme importance for training in boxing. Additionally, a doorway pull up bar comes with many other advantages for boxers and would be boxers. Take a look at some of these benefits and some sample exercises you can use with a portable chin up bar.

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Kettlebells for Boxing Strength Training

Kettlebells for Boxing Strength TrainingKettlebells are a fantastic tool for boxing strength training and they are one of the ideal solutions that you should consider using. Kettlebells can be used in a variety of different ways for training in boxing, including core strength training, stamina and endurance training, weight loss and much more.

Take a look at a few sample exercises that you can perform using kettlebells for boxing strength training. From there the options are truly endless, and you'll be able to create and customize your own routines easily.

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Heavy Bag Exercises: Dirty Boxing and Infighting

Many people think that you can't truly practice dirty boxing and infighting with your heavy bag exercises. The thinking is that you really need a sparring partner in order to hone this part of your game. To an extent this is going to be true, but the same can be said for any aspect of boxing. It's always learnt better, and more completely, once you master the basics and then try it out against somebody that's trying to stop it… or stop you.

Still, you can use some special boxing training drills on the heavy bag in order to help practice this portion of your game. It's something that shouldn't be ignored, because infighting is the nitty-gritty part of any fight where physical domination and mental strength really gets exerted from one man onto another. With the right skills that you can start learning from these heavy bag exercises you'll be the one coming out on top.

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Heavy Bag Drills: The 250 Punch Challenge

Heavy Bag Drills: The 250 Punch ChallengeThere are many different heavy bag drills that you can add into your boxing training routine in order to improve your results. This one is a personal favorite of mine, and it will add some real intensity to your heavy bag workouts. It's certainly not for those who aren't up for a real challenge. So tighten up those laces and get ready to work, it's the 250 punch challenge heavy bag drill.

The concept behind my favorite of all heavy bag drills is easy… you're going to throw a minimum of 250 punches in one 3-minute round. It's going to push you extremely hard. There's only 180 seconds in three minutes, so you're working on overtime here. Here's an overview of how to get started and incorporate this into your heavy bag workouts.

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Heavy Bag Training Routine: 4 Punches and Up

Heavy Bag Training Routine - 4 Punches and MoreWhen getting started with a heavy bag training routine there are many different paths that you can head down. The most important thing though is to have a plan. When you workout with a set plan in terms of what you're going to do and how you're going to do it, then it's easy to drift out of focus and fail to achieve your goals. Therefore, developing and following a boxing training program will enable you to stay on track and make the most out of your workouts.

Take a look at this brief guide to help get you started with heavy bag training. It's a simple boxing training program that just requires you to stay throwing 4 punches or more every time you punch.

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Boxing Training at Home: Essential Equipment

Essential Equipment for Boxing Training at HomeIf you're interested in boxing training at home then it's likely that you've already come across a wide sampling of articles, books and guides telling you what you need and what you have to spend money on. The truth of the matter is, there is a lot of great boxing equipment that can help you launch effective, creative and challenging boxing workouts.

However, not all of that equipment is really necessary. When you're on a budget, or when you're short on space, you can't simply buy every gadget or gizmo that's out there. That's why I've created this list of the most essential pieces of equipment you need for boxing training at home. None are going to break the bank, but all will help you get into great shape and hone your technical skills. More... »

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