Two of North East England’s most promising boxers have been preparing for separate fights in soaring temperatures at the University of Sunderland. Super-lightweight Darren Surtees, 24, along with Commonwealth title holder Glenn Foot, 30, both sweated it out in the University’s pioneering heat chamber, in preparation for their bouts. The chamber, housed in the … [Read more...] about Boxers turn up the heat in University of Sunderland training chamber
At 17 years of age Katelynn Phelan is already well on her way to emulating her two great sporting heroes: her brother Allan and Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor. After winning a bronze medal at the World Youth Boxing Championships in November, the Kildare welterweight is already delivering on the promise displayed when she first started with St Brigid’s club in Kildare … [Read more...] about Katelynn Phelan goes “In the Zone” for World Championship Bronze
Luxury fitness retreat 38 Degrees North is launching a collaboration with Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa in Marbella, where they will host their signature Optimal Fitness retreat from Sunday 23rd - 29th October 2016. Participating guests can expect a retreat geared towards maximising fitness, enjoying the spectacular surroundings, and of course, indulging a … [Read more...] about Get Fit in Marbella with 38 Degrees North
In the boxing world, the all British clash between Carl Froch and George Groves will be one of the highlights of the year when it takes place in Manchester this month. Froch is the bookmakers’ favourite, with some placing him at 8/11 for the win. But how does Froch get himself to his peak physical condition to make him such a formidable boxer, and the odds on favourite? Froch … [Read more...] about The Fitness Gamble: How does Froch get fighting fit?
Due to phenomenal demand Olympic Champion Katie Taylor has added another date to her already sold-out fight at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre on Sunday February 24th, and she will now box again on Friday March 22nd. Tickets for this very special family event go on sale tomorrow morning, Friday 21st December, at 9.00am! Adult tickets will be priced from €40.00 and children’s … [Read more...] about Katie Taylor Announces Second Date At Bord Gáis Energy Theatre