Boxing in Aruba
where did it come from?
It happened when the west Monroe boxing club came to Aruba in 1970. The group was doing they're annual tour.
How is the sport played?
When two people throw punches at each other with protective gear. There is 3 minute rounds and 9-12 rounds
How many people involved?
The game consists of two people. Each has they're own corner of the ring.
How Long Is The Game?
The game is 27-36 minutes long. This is because it cam be 9-12 three minute rounds.
The score is tallied by the amount of knockouts. For ever knockout 1 point is deducted.
where is boxing played?
Boxing is done in a ring. each person has they're own corner of the ring where they prepare for they're match.
Boxer/out-fighter- seeks distance between him/her and their opponent
Boxer-puncher- get closer to their opponent
Brawler/slugger- lacks footwork/grace but is a great puncher
what are the major penalties/fouls in the game?
They are not allowed to hit the kidneys.
They are not allowed to bite or spit at they're opponent.
what type of equipment is used?
The equipment that are used are boxing gloves and wrist wraps. These protect the wrists and hands from being broken or injured badly.
Golden Boy Promotions
World Boxing Association
Before boxing was done with no gloves at all and they had Technics that are now considered fouls.
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