Prioritisation for Boxing

Boxing is a sport like no other. A professional fighter will often train 2-3 times a day, but will still need time to work or study, which is quite commendable. Some are fortunate enough to be in boxing training full time, still have to manage media, sponsors, community and family commitments. Ok, we prioritise training too. But how many areas …

Mastering the sweet science: Learning and Feedback

Ever come across a coach with a ‘one size fits all’ attitude towards developing boxers? What if we told you that individuals can interpret coaching and learn skills in various forms and phases? Would you alter your approach to learning or coaching? Sports performance analyst Edd Thomson writes his first article ‘Mastering the sweet science‘, outlining the role of learning and feedback …

Video Interview: Boxing Nutrition with Dr Mayur Ranchordas

We speak to Sport Nutritionist Dr Mayur Ranchordas on the role of nutrition in boxing, immunity and the future of Boxing Science nutrition. After working in so many sports at the highest level, here we find out what he has in store for Boxing Science? In this video interview, we discuss the importance of sport science in boxing in particular the …

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: A Scientific Verdict

Is it on? Is it off? Will it ever happen? These have been the questions on the lips of boxing fans for the past 5-6 years. Some thought it would never happen, but on Friday 20th February Floyd ‘money’ Mayweather announced the most anticipated fight of the century. The fight against welterweight rival Manny Pacquiao will happen Saturday 2nd May 2015. …

Boxing Training Q and A – February 2015

With the Boxing Science – Boxing News relationship forever blossoming, we have acquired a role to answer the questions for the Boxing News readers. We found this a great activity as we actually write for what the boxing community are wanting more information on. We want this for our Boxing Science readers so we become a website that is right …

Boxing Interviews: Muheeb Fazeldin and Nicolie Campbell

Muheeb Fazeldin and Nicolie Campbell interview on their recent success, strength and conditioning preparation and Muheeb comments on the infamous brawl that has gone viral even Mike Tyson is talking about it. Here’s a chance to see what boxing is really about… Hard work, discipline and a sprinkle of science. Still Undefeated After a long training camp of strength training, high …

Exercise of the Month – Box Squat

boxingscience Boxing Science is the world’s first website dedicated to sport science research and application in Boxing. We will be providing articles and research in Boxing over various sport science disciplines, including strength and conditioning, physiology, psychology, nutrition and much more.

Physiological Support for Professional Boxing

So far, Alan Ruddock has provided some great articles for Boxing Science, from how to sleep like a baby to training like a world champion. But his work in Boxing goes further than the Boxing Science launch in September, he has provided sport science support to various top level boxers for the past 3 years. Last year at the Annual …

Junior Sport Science Support

As we become a Social Enterprise, Boxing Science has a mission to increase sport science support within the boxing community. We feel that our efforts are best channeled into the champions of tomorrow, therefore we are part-funding the ‘Junior Sport Science Support’ program at Sheffield Hallam University. This will be a 10 week program starting Thursday 26th February, 16.30-18.00. The …

Boxing Science Ambassador: Callum Beardow

As Boxing Science becomes a social enterprise, we will be instating Boxers as members of the team in the role of Boxing Science Ambassador. We are very pleased to announce that Boxing Science’s first ambassador is … Callum Beardow Callum is a senior elite amateur boxer that has been part of the Combat Conditioning program for over 2 years. In this …