Why master boxing?
Boxing is a well-established sport, with all its benefits and downsides. It is also a popular sport with a high number of professional boxers worldwide, but also a huge number of fitness enthusiasts take on boxing as a hobby and use boxing to stay fit and healthy.
Previously, we talked about different aspects of boxing and boxing related workouts, you can access all those articles on our blogs home page, but today we want to look closely at the reasons why people choose boxing as their fitness routine.
After running a questionnaire between our customers we have summed up all answers into 3 main reasons.
Develop fighting skills with boxing
First and most obvious was the need to develop fighting skills. Many customers felt the need to be able to defend themselves and their loved ones in the event of the attack. They have discovered that boxing helped them to improve their fighting skills, as well improve their overall fitness levels.
This made them feel like they would be able to protect themselves and gave them confidence that they didn’t have before.
Also many commented that unlike MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), boxing is more simple and easy to master, as it doesn’t require mastering of philosophical ideas and learning the names of complicated moves and combinations.
Development of the life skills through boxing
Many customers told us that boxing also taught them some valuable life lessons. It helped them come on top through other life challenges, helped them at work, at home and more. It gave them more confidence; they felt like their approach to work has changed, as they were no longer afraid to take on the challenge. Their family life also improved, as their energy levels were up, so they found themselves more involved at home too.
Also some customers advised us that as any sport, boxing taught them never to give up, even when it’s hard.
Boxing is an enjoyable sport
Most of the questioned customers told us that they found boxing easy to enjoy. They said that it is fun, it makes time go by very quickly and on top it relives them of any stress. Making it easy to exercise and stay fit.
With all the above in mind we can agree that boxing is an amazing way to become and stay fit, it allows you to develop yourself during your workout and outside of it too. It is fun and easy to comprehend.
Furthermore, our research shows that boxing can be a relatively cheap sport, so if you are looking to work out on a budget, boxing is definitely a good choice for you.
The best thing is to give it a go and discover it for you. If you are looking to start boxing, check out our great range of affordable quality boxing gear.
Don’t forget, as always we would love to hear from you! Why do you love boxing? Or maybe you are looking to start, so tell us your concerns and we can try to give you a good advice to help you get started.
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