Boxing classes help people with Parkinson’s manage their symptoms

Boxing classes help people with Parkinson’s manage their symptoms

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) – At Uppercut Fitness gym in Hamburg, boxing classes are helping people dealing with Parkinson’s disease to take a jab at their symptoms.  Owner Cindy Menard teaches a “Rock Steady Boxing” program, affiliated with the national Rock Steady Boxing program.  “There’s no boxing experience required,” Menard said. “I teach them the basic […]

The Standard – Kenya: BOXING: Zarika gets ready for Phiri rematch | The Standard

The Standard – Kenya: BOXING: Zarika gets ready for Phiri rematch | The Standard

By Standard Reporter: 207 Thursday, February 7th 2019 at 00:00 GMT +3 | Boxing Kenya Super bantam weight Fatuma Zarika(R) lands a right jab on the chick of Zambia’s Catherine Phiri during Third edition of making of a champion series boxing contest at Carnivore Restaurant, Nairobi on Saturday 02/11/17[Boniface Okendo,Standard] Kenya’s reigning World Boxing Council (WBC) […]

Commey To Have Full MRI To Determine Injury, Future Course

Commey To Have Full MRI To Determine Injury, Future Course

By Jake Donovan Richard Commey achieved one career goal in winning his first major title, but it perhaps comes at the cost of losing out on much loftier plans in mind. The thrill of his lightweight-title 2nd round knockout of Isa Chaniev over the weekend is dampened by news of the newly crowned champ suffering […]

Gen Kaneirugaba Pledges Equipment for Uganda Boxing Federation

Gen Kaneirugaba Pledges Equipment for Uganda Boxing Federation

By Thomas Odongo KAMPALA. Maj Gen Muhooozi Kaneirugaba, the Senior Presidential Advisor for Special Operations will donate boxing equipment and gear towards the Uganda Boxing Federation as a gesture of support towards the jabs game. The equipment will comprise 2 pairs of boxing gloves making a total of 80 pairs (UGX 17,200,000), 1 punching bag each […]