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What does white collar mean in boxing?

“White-collar boxing” refers to a form of boxing in which individuals who typically have professional careers outside of boxing engage in the sport for recreational purposes, fitness goals, or charity events. It’s called “white-collar” because it contrasts with traditional professional boxing, which often involves individuals from working-class backgrounds who pursue boxing as a full-time career. […]

The Safety Advantage of 16oz Gloves in Boxing: Protecting Fighters Inside the Ring

Boxing, often referred to as “the sweet science,” is a sport that captivates millions around the world with its display of athleticism, strategy, and raw determination. But with the spotlight on the fierce competition and intense rivalries, one crucial aspect often takes the backseat – fighter safety. Among the various safety measures in boxing, the […]

UWCB Events Near Me

What Is White Collar Boxing? White Collar Boxing started in the late 1980’s in New York at Gleason’s Gym. Deriving its name from the fact that two white collar workers (business professionals), a doctor and an attorney had their first bout and then when out for dinner to celebrate. Becoming popular with Wall Street bankers […]

UWCB Coronavirus Update

Tuesday 22nd February 2022 We were incredibly pleased to hear the prime ministers plan to live with Covid. There are now no restrictions at our events, if attendees wish to wear masks they are welcome to. We will continue to ask participants to carry out covid tests during their 8 weeks of free training up […]

25 awesome ring walk songs, chosen by UWCB boxers!

After 8 weeks of training for your UWCB event, you get the chance to walk out at a huge event in front of a roaring crowd whilst your chosen entrance music plays. Walk-on themes became a big hit in boxing after former world champion Muhammad Ali used the Star Wars theme for a title bout […]

UWCB can change your life

Taking part in an Ultra White Collar Boxing event provides a whole range of benefits to your life. Whether you want to get fit, meet new people, become more confident, do something out of your comfort zone or raise some money for charity. It’s likely that UWCB can help you achieve your goal PLUS so […]