Original Scientific Boxing Book Heavyweight Champion Gentleman James Corbett

SKU: IIS-GROUP-1004094
Full product line
Click here to see full product line

In 1892, 'Gentleman' James J. Corbett defeated John L. Sullivan to become the heavyweight champion of the world. Using his own 'scientific boxing' techniques, Corbett delivered a blistering lesson to the previously unbeatable Sullivan, ending the fight with a knockout in the 21st round. With Corbett's win, a new era in boxing began. Corbett is considered by many to be the 'father of modern boxing', and for being the first person to apply scientific principles to the art of pugilism. In 'Scientific Boxing', the creator of such boxing innovations as the 'left hook' distills his scientific methodology into an accessible manual of boxing techniques. This classic book contains sections on fundamental boxing techniques, fouling techniques, and the various boxing rules of his time. 6" x 9". 126 pages.

Shipping from
This product is shipped from our supplier's warehouse in Carson, CA, United States
Our guarantee
This product is brand new and includes the manufacturer's warranty, so you can buy with confidence.
A 25% handling charge is levied against all authorized returns except those due to our error. Unauthorized returns are subject to a 40% handling charge. Damages & defects must be reported to us within 14 days.
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
You recently viewed items