Hey contenders! Your favorite New York City boxing coach and blogger is here. Thanks for dropping by my blog. Here’s a quick video that I put together that shows how to do shadow boxing for beginners. I also created this video for experienced boxers who might find shadow boxing boring and they’re just looking for creative ways to either improve their boxing technique or just change up their training routine.Continue reading “Improve Your Boxing Training! Learn How to Shadow Box Better”
Happy New Year 2022 from NYC Boxing and Fitness Coach, Ralph A. Gilmore
Happy new year good people! Ralph here. Can you believe that we’re already nine days into 2022? In light of everything that’s been going on with the COVID-19 pandemic, along with this Omicron variant that continues to run amok in this world, I hope that this post find many of you in the best of health and generally off to a positive start in the new year.Continue reading “Happy New Year 2022 from NYC Boxing and Fitness Coach, Ralph A. Gilmore”
Perennial Boxing + Fitness Owner Ralph A. Gilmore Photo Shoot with Kolor Magazine
Hey good people! Ralph here. It’s been a little while since my last post. I’ve been pretty busy training clients, promoting my Perennial Boxing + Fitness business, studying for some certifications and working on some branding stuff. I find it equally challenging and exciting to be an entrepreneur because everything falls on you. I’m no stranger to hard work and I’ve always believed that if I set my mind on something, I can accomplished anything. That’s the part that keeps me inspired and persistent. So without further due, I’m happy to be able to finally share some exciting news with you all.Continue reading “Perennial Boxing + Fitness Owner Ralph A. Gilmore Photo Shoot with Kolor Magazine”
The New York Times Featured Photo of Boxing Coach Ralph Gilmore’s Training Session with Dwayne Thomas and Greg Elysee at the South Street Seaport, NYC
Happy Tuesday everyone! Ralph here. Last week, I received some very exciting news in which I couldn’t wait to share with you all. I shared it on my main social media platforms, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, in which I’m now getting around to sharing it here on my blog. Initially, when I was first presented with the opportunity, I waited until I was absolutely certain that it reached fruition.Continue reading “The New York Times Featured Photo of Boxing Coach Ralph Gilmore’s Training Session with Dwayne Thomas and Greg Elysee at the South Street Seaport, NYC”
Boxing Fitness Motivation: What Will Decide Year 2021 for You? Luck or Fortune?
Happy New Year everyone and welcome back to my blog! I hope you all are in the best of health, especially dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic that has affected us on so many levels. 2020 is finally over. The sad thing is that there are many people out there who feel that their luck will substantially increased because it’s a new year. In all honesty, I never truly believed in luck; however, I strongly believe in karma and fortune. If you put positive energy out in the world, be respectful and empathetic towards people as much as possible, eventually, that energy will find it’s way back to in in some shape or form.Continue reading “Boxing Fitness Motivation: What Will Decide Year 2021 for You? Luck or Fortune?”
Motivational Fitness Video: “Classic Boxing with Ralph” Hosted By Guy Jack Levy
Peace and blessings good people! Ralph here. As we wind down towards the end of 2020 and just imagining how the COVID-19 pandemic affected so many of us, I hope this post finds you in the best of health. A few months ago, I was featured in a motivational fitness video series, hosted by professional athlete and good friend, Guy Jack Levy. I gave a little background on myself, talked about my passion for sports, fitness and specifically boxing, which offers a number of benefits to anyone regardless of your competitive or fitness level.Continue reading “Motivational Fitness Video: “Classic Boxing with Ralph” Hosted By Guy Jack Levy”
My Thoughts on NYC Gyms and Fitness Clubs Reopenings. Will It Be Safe to Return During COVID-19?
Hello all! Ralph “The Perennial Aesthete” is here. I hope everyone is doing well—spiritually, mentally and physically. I wanted to touch upon New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent announcement on gym openings in New York City. I know many of my fellow New Yorkers are anxious to get back in the gym. Do I miss being there? You bet! However, I honestly have mixed feelings about it. The time of the COVID-19 pandemic has truly exposed the paradox of our world. The empathy and compassion of strangers and communities efforts and dedication for the most vulnerable. For the other side, the shameless greed of corporations that has no filter.Continue reading “My Thoughts on NYC Gyms and Fitness Clubs Reopenings. Will It Be Safe to Return During COVID-19?”
Happy International Women’s Day 2020: Keep Using Your Voice & Empowering Each Other
There are variations of structural violence (such as boxing) that women should absolutely have every right to partake in, conquer, give up or refuse. The opposite spectrum of that are circumstances forcibly bestowed upon women by unjust men who symbolizes privilege and depravity. To all of the uplifting, strong women all over the world, keep trusting your voice and empowering each other. Happy International Women’s Day 2020!Continue reading “Happy International Women’s Day 2020: Keep Using Your Voice & Empowering Each Other”
Schedule Your Next Boxing and Fitness Session With Me
Opportunities don’t always happen on their own. We quite often have to take the initiative to create them. In short, I’m proud to announce that I’m teaching private and group boxing and fitness sessions at Work Train Fight gym, located in lower Manhattan, New York City.Continue reading “Schedule Your Next Boxing and Fitness Session With Me”
Boxing Training Motivation: Why Humility Matters In Success?
Hey good people, Ralph here! I just wanted to bring you up to speed of what’s been happening with me, things I’ve been contemplating and working on. In this post, I shared a link to a recent boxing video I uploaded on my YouTube Channel, in which I go into depth about some of the boxing drills that I do in my workouts. Just as importantly, I discuss a little bit about the power of humility and how crucial it is to one’s success.Continue reading “Boxing Training Motivation: Why Humility Matters In Success?”