In Marchprotective headgear that had been in use since was removed from men's competition due to higher concussion rates occurring in fights using headgear than in fights without the headgear. Referees will stop the bout if a boxer is seriously injured, or if one boxer is significantly dominating the other. Prior to becoming a Program Advocate, he was an amateur and a professional boxer coming along with the same group as Floyd Mayweather, Antonio Tarver, and the late Diego Corrales, but had to stop boxing after sustaining an injury in an automobile accident. We've all seen boot camp style sessions where the trainer is screaming at you - you won't get that here. ByAmerican boxers were contesting the titles in the A.
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This section does not cite any sources. Great atmosphere - Northside Boxing looks, feel and smells like a boxing gym. Northside Boxing is an old school, no frills, down and dirty boxing gym. If you are interested in competing for Northside Boxing please speak to us. This ruling was in place at the Summer Olympics. For those more interested in improving boxing technique, we also offer our Technique and Contact classes see the next section.