The Beginners Checklist

-Find a gym Do a google search. You know this.  But the only follow up next step I’d tell you to do is scope out their Instagram page.  This is the best way to find out what kind of gym this place really is. Also, what are you really after.  Are you looking for a

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Cab Driver

tl;dr : a derogatory term to refer to an opponent that is viewed as less than, over matched, not a risk Boxing has plenty of great terms and tropes. Some have entered the popular lexicon and some just stay in boxing. “Cab driver” is one that hearkens back to a simpler time, a time when

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A sad week for boxing

I usually write my Friday newsletters with a general sense of optimism or excitement to talk up a fight or share something I found entertaining about the sport recently. I can’t really do that this week.  It was a sad week for the boxing community. Two young deaths in the sport this week served as

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