IMAGE - AIBA AIBA, July 6, 2016 One of the oldest recorded sports in the world, boxing was first incorporated into the Ancient Olympic Games in 688 BC, when Onomastos of Smyrna won the first ever boxing gold medal. Just 18 athletes were competing when boxing was launched into the modern Olympic era at the third edition of the Games in St. Louis...
Image - Tully Lou's YOXING Our friends at Tully Lou have the 101 on Boxing Basics and we thought we should share it with YOU! Trainer at Fight Fit Boxing Gym in South Melbourne Ruan Kotze (F.I.T.E.P.T.) gives you the lowdown and BIG thanks to Tully Lou - Follow F.I.T.E.P.T. on Instagram @fitept and check him out at: www.fitetraining.com.au BOXING 101
RIO Olympic Games
In 2016, Sting was chosen ahead of six other global brands to be the exclusive supplier of equipment to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The best amateur boxers on the planet competed in the safest Olympic Games ever held with fewer cuts and stoppages than any previous Olympic Games.
This is a testament to the design and rigorous testing procedures adopted by Sting to ensure our equipment performs and protects.