Life in the Ring: Lessons and Inspiration from the Sport of Boxing Including Muhammad Ali, Oscar de la Hoya, Jake LaMotta, George Foreman, Floyd Patterson, and Rocky Marciano

Life in the Ring: Lessons and Inspiration from the Sport of Boxing Including Muhammad Ali, Oscar de la Hoya, Jake LaMotta, George Foreman, Floyd Patterson, and Rocky Marciano

John Oden


even more than a e-book on boxing. lifestyles within the Ring is both old, literary, and inspirational. actually a specific book.

There is not any activity extra unforgiving than boxing. Boxing represents the easiest of who we're as members. those that have participated within the recreation, at any point, can use the teachings they've got discovered in all features in their lives, from enterprise, to politics, to private relationships. humans staring at the game can draw at the perception that boxing imparts in all stages in their lives.

Life within the Ring gathers the knowledge and lore of the "sweet science" of boxing and organizes them right into a unmarried quantity that's both historic, literary, and inspirational. a useful compendium, existence within the Ring deals the tales of boxing legends, previous and current, and attracts inspiring classes from the notable decision, fortitude, and dedication that made those males great.

Included are such attractive topics and examples from the lives of mythical boxers as:

• The function of braveness and Confidence--Muhammad Ali

• On hard Yourself--Oscar de l. a. Hoya

• the standard of Being Tough--Jake LaMotta

• Reinventing your self and creating a Comeback--George Foreman

• Overcoming hindrances via patience and Determination--James J. Braddock

• profitable with no Shortcuts--Joe Calzaghe

• Making worry Your Friend--Floyd Patterson

• Overcoming Pain--Rocky Marciano

• the facility of self-discipline and Preparation--Bernard Hopkins

• On Giving Back--Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko

With a Foreword through the famed boxing author, Bert Randolf Sugar, and intriguing, relatable tales, existence within the Ring packs a gorgeous punch for readers of every kind.

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