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Boxing and Safety During COVID-19

Boxing and Safety During COVID-19: While we’re all adapting to “a new normal”, we’ve had to modify our workouts to comply with county regulations and ensure our members’ safety. Rather than stopping what we do, I’ve tried to make small adaptations without compromising the effectiveness of our workouts. 👊🏽

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Sweet Science: Coach Ian Cruz and Jesse Huerta corners Moises Benitez at Dreamland Boxing

The Sweet Science

Like a game of chess, a boxing match has an infinite number of combinations and different ways a fight can play out.
In the beginning of your development, I find it much more important to understand themes (changing levels/speed, countering and feinting, fighting on the inside vs the outside, etc) than to just memorize combinations. Just like in chess you learn basic strategies and tactics (center control, when to castle, forks, pins, discovered openings, etc) before memorizing openings.

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This Week At Dreamland Boxing

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (02/05/2022)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (02/05/2022)
– The Dreamland Boxing team ran at Quicksilver Trail
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! We have 7 fighters matched up
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/29/2022)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/29/2022)
– The Dreamland Boxing team ran 7 miles up Rancho San Antonio
– You can find my recap of Mark’s fight on www.iancruz.blog
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! We have 8 fighters that we are trying to match up
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/22/2022)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/22/2022)
– Mark Salgado lost a split decision to Luciano Ramos
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! We have 8 fighters that we are trying to match up
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/15/2022)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/15/2021)
– Mark Salgado will be fighting Luciano Ramos on 1/21/22 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento, CA
– Mark Salgado got rounds in with Ruben Villa (18-1)
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! We have 8 fighters that we are trying to match up
– The Dreamland team ran 7 miles on Saturday
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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This Week at Dreamland Boxing

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (01/08/2022)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (12/18/2021)
– The Dreamland Boxing team ran 10 (or 6) miles up Mission Peak on Saturday
– The Dreamland Boxing Holiday Luncheon was on Saturday
– Stay tuned for news on Mark Salgado’s next fight!
– The gym will be closed the week of 12/20/21 – 12/26/21 for Christmas
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! Mark Salgado, Tommy Moreno, Sandra Magallon, and Dominic Pezzella will be fighting
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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This Week at Dreamland Boxing (12/18/2021)

This Week at Dreamland Boxing (12/18/2021)
– The Dreamland Boxing team ran 10 (or 6) miles up Mission Peak on Saturday
– The Dreamland Boxing Holiday Luncheon was on Saturday
– Stay tuned for news on Mark Salgado’s next fight!
– The gym will be closed the week of 12/20/21 – 12/26/21 for Christmas
– Dreamland Boxing will be hosting a show on 2/19/2022! Mark Salgado, Tommy Moreno, Sandra Magallon, and Dominic Pezzella will be fighting
– Intro to Sparring will be held every other Saturday. Members must have a physical on file to spar.
– Members only sparring has begun! It will be held Tuesday and Thursday nights, every other week, for members approved by a coach with a current physical on file
– The Willow Glen chess club meets at Dreamland Boxing on Fridays between 9AM-12PM on Fridays at 1PM-4PM on Sundays
Full video on www.iancruz.blog.

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