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Feb 12, 2019
We had the pleasure of sitting down with blue-eyed babe Jessica Smith Bridges to find out how she prepares for the gym and what motivates her to stick to such a regimented gym routine. Jessica became a member at The Boxing Club in April 2013 after receiving a special one-month coupon from a friend. At that time she was working at Robeks, the smoothie shop...
Feb 12, 2019
       Keto, plant-based, pescatarian, vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, there are SO many different food and diet trends going around, and new ones popping up everyday. It can be overwelming to and confusing to figure out what is healthy for you. Truth is, everyone has a different reaction to foods and there is no one-size fits all diet. However...
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Feb 11, 2019
Living in Southern California, one of the most health conscious regions in the country, it is pretty much expected that everyone has a reusable water bottle bouncing around in their bag. We see them all over and it has become a convenient way to stay hydrated all day long. What most people don't realize is how much bacteria you could be carrying around and...
Jan 02, 2019
Time to take 2019 to the next level!   We can't wait to see the TBC Fam dominate this one. THE CHALLENGE Can you challenge yourself to take 35 classes in just 42 days? How it works: To enter each participant must make a $35 deposit and complete 35 specific classes in just 6 weeks (42 days). If you are able to complete the challenge in those 42...
Jan 02, 2019
Many people have heard of vitamin shot injections from articles on celebrities who swear by them and use them religiously. We did a little research about how they benefit the body and if they are worth the sting, monetary wise and literally. Research shows that taking vitamins orally is not always the best way to absorb nutrients because of the many factors...
Nov 29, 2018
Hey, TBC Fam!   We are super excited to announce the new holiday challenge we have created for the month of December. Starting Saturday, December 1st, we will be holding a special referral competition for all members. THE CHALLENGE Who can get the most friends or family to join The Boxing Club in the next 31 days?  Are you up for it? There can...
Apr 26, 2018
You’ve stepped up your workout routine, now let’s kick your gym experience up another notch. Here is a list of gym bag essentials to make you look forward to your workouts even more! 1. Drop Bag: Whether you prefer leather, cotton, or nylon, anything beats a plastic bag or loose shampoo bottles rattling around in your gym bag.  2. Headphones: Sometimes you...
Mar 22, 2018
Have you ever seen someone at the gym skipping or jumping around and wondered, “How is that helping them get into shape?” Well, most likely they are using plyometrics to train for an upcoming competition or event. A majority of athletes use plyometrics to increase their endurance and coordination. You may have seen our trainer, Ron Casper, with our fight...
Meal Planning To Reach Your Fitness Goals
Mar 06, 2018
A common question among beginners starting a new fitness and nutrition plan is, “Will eating the same thing every day hurt or help my fitness progression?” Meal planning is becoming more and more popular because fitness gurus are beginning to share exactly what they eat and it can look quite repetitive. Meal plans are the most popular among fitness...
Jan 16, 2018
It’s that time of year again! Are you ready for the challenge?   Starting January 22nd we will be holding the first weigh-in to signal the start of our 2018 Weight Loss Challenge and you will have until January 28th to enter. We love a little friendly completion at TBC and can’t wait for the challenge this year. Every member who enters will be weighed...
Jan 16, 2018
  Did you know that according to an article by Business Insider, over 80% of New Year's resolutions faily by February? With the likelihood high that most people won't achieve those lofty goals they set for themselves, it's important to have the right game plan in place to ensure you don't fall off track. Here are 5 tips to make sure you achieve all of your...
Dec 21, 2017
It’s that time of year again. The holidays are almost over and it’s time to dust off your gym bag and start motivating yourself to become a better and healthier you. For some people, a simple motivational Instagram post will do the trick, but for the rest of us it’s not quite that simple. The hardest part about a fitness resolution is figuring out where to...
Dec 04, 2017
Need some holiday gift ideas for your workout buddy or looking to splurge on yourself? Check out this list of gifts that we wouldn’t mind opening up this holiday season.    1. Swell Water Bottle: Hydro-flasks are the new standard water bottle. Treat your loved one to a Swell bottle to keep them hydrated during their workouts!  2. Smart Rope: Jumping...
7 Signs Addicted to Jiu Jitsu
Oct 26, 2017
If you don’t know what Jiu Jitsu is, you are missing out! Jiu Jitsu, which originated in Japan, was previously known as Judo or Kano Jiu Jitsu. It was introduced to a now very well-known family in the sport, the Gracie’s, in 1914. Jiu Jitsu is a combination of grappling, choking, wrestling, holds, sweeps, and much more, making it extremely technical. The...
Oct 04, 2017
Boxing then brunch, punches then brunches, however you say it, nothing quite feels as good after a hard workout than sharing some delicious food and drinks with friends. We thought of all our favorite spots for brunch in San Diego, and somehow managed to get it to manageable list of our 6 favorites. Next time you and your friends take a morning class, keep...
Sep 17, 2017
A common question we get asked at TBC is, “What should I eat to fuel my workouts?” We addressed this question in our previous post on 3 Tips to Fuel Your Intense Workouts, but what we rarely get asked is another question, which is equally as important, and that question is, “What should I eat AFTER my workout?” After a workout, your muscles are broken...
Sep 04, 2017
We are excited to announce that in spring of 2018, TBC is bringing its experience and world class coaches to the East Village nieghborhood of downtown San Diego. “Our up-and-coming club mirrors the ‘happening’ nature of East Village,” said Artem Sharoshkin, the Owner and Managing Director of The Boxing Club. The energy of downtown is changing, and East...
Aug 22, 2017
Saunas have been around for over 2000 years, so suffice it to say, there must be something behind their longevity. Those who have tried saunas most likely know that few things beat a good sweat, especially after a tough workout, but what are the actual benefits? Regardless if you are a newbie or a sweat-soaked veteran, we will detail just how good saunas...