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  • Samantha ory
    Jun 23, 2017

    Belles of the Brawl V: Samantha Ory

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Belles of the Brawl V in Boston on October 5th. They’ve ...

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    Jun 21, 2017

    Belles of the Brawl V: Payal Patel

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Belles of the Brawl V in Boston on October 5th. They’ve...

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  • Rebecca beraldi
    Jun 19, 2017

    Belles of the Brawl V: Rebecca Beraldi

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Belles of the Brawl V in Boston on October 5th. They’ve ...

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  • Maria scippa
    Jun 16, 2017

    Belles of the Brawl V: Maria Scippa

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Belles of the Brawl V in Boston on October 5th. They’ve ...

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  • Stephanie jaundrys
    Jun 13, 2017

    Belles of the Brawl V: Stephanie Jandrys

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Belles of the Brawl V in Boston on October 5th. They’ve ...

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    May 23, 2017

    Rock 'N Rumble VII: A Look Back

    by Jordan McMillan

    What a night!!! Over $550,000 raised ($82,000 more than last year), about 2,000 cheering supporters, 16 AMAZING fights! On beh...

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    May 16, 2017

    Friends Who Fight

    by Chris Randa

    Most of us are taught from a very young age that the best way to make a friend is to seek out someone that you have things in common with. A kindred spir...

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  • Fight
    May 15, 2017

    What They're Fighting For

    by Jordan McMillan

    With 32 different men and women stepping into the ring for the first time on May 18th you can imagine there must be a...

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    May 11, 2017

    Fighting Again: Haymakers for Hope 2.0

    by Samantha Surface

    It was 8:45am on a Saturday and I was already 2 drinks deep to start a bachelorette weekend in Las Vegas. My phone lit up with an alert indicating a mi...

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    May 09, 2017

    #FIGHTLIKEAGIRL

    by Tammy Schuetz Cook

    This time last year, I was exactly two weeks away from my Haymaker’s for Hope Boston 2016 Fight Night. After four months of intense and insane training, I...

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  • Adam chicione
    May 04, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Adam Chicoine

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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    May 02, 2017

    ​10 Reasons You (Ladies) Should Sign Up For Belles of the Brawl

    by Jordan McMillan

    On the fence about signing up for the 5th annual Belles of the Brawl on October 5th? It's okay - most of us alumni were too. Which is why we came ...

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  • Paul grossman
    Apr 27, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Paul Grossman

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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    Apr 26, 2017

    Taking Back The Date

    by Chris Randa

    Dates are important.

    And while this isn’t a knock on mutually agreed upon dinners out together or largely unappetizing wrinkled brown fruit, these...

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  • Ryan coffey
    Apr 25, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Ryan Coffey

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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  • Joe obrian
    Apr 20, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Joe O'Brien

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started ...

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  • Brian curran
    Apr 18, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Brian Curran

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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  • Matt kiltey
    Apr 13, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Matt Kilty

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started ...

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    Apr 10, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Kim Lipman

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started ...

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    Apr 06, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Nathaniel Short

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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  • Matt grendal
    Apr 04, 2017

    Boxer in Training: Matt Grendal

    by Jordan McMillan

    You’ve heard who they are and why they’re fighting. But now that we’re over the halfway mark until the big night on May 18th, things have started...

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  • Brian curran
    Apr 02, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Brian Curran

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve c...

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  • Dante
    Apr 01, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Dante Leone

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve c...

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  • Pat rodgers
    Mar 31, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Pat Rodgers

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve co...

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    Mar 30, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Kim Lipman

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve c...

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    Mar 29, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Dan Macgregor

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th. They’ve commit...

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    Mar 28, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Adam Chicoine

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th. They’ve commit...

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    Mar 27, 2017

    An Inside Look at H4H Media Day

    by Jordan McMillan

    Been to a Haymakers event yet? If you have – you’ve seen...

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    Mar 23, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Emily Jones

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th. They’ve commi...

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    Mar 20, 2017

    Joe

    by Chris Randa

    You likely know the song “Cat’s in the Cradle” by Harry Chapin.

    “Cat’s in the cradle, and the silver spoon, little boy blue, and the man on the moon...

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    Mar 16, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Michael Abbate

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th. They’ve commi...

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    Mar 13, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Matt Kilty

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve c...

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    Mar 06, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Ben Pease

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve c...

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    Mar 02, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Ryan Coffey

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve co...

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  • Tim morin 2
    Feb 28, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Tim Morin

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve co...

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  • Chris l
    Feb 27, 2017

    The Punches - H4H Alumni Spotlight

    by Chris Randa

    It’s all about moving into the punches.

    When it’s no longer a choice, moving towards that impending blow. When it’s simply part of your muscle memo...

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  • Matt tacos
    Feb 21, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Matt Grendal

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th. They’ve co...

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    Feb 13, 2017

    Cheese, Sleep and Family…The Sacrifices of a Fighter

    by Jordan McMillan

    32 men and women are in training for the Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th.  Over the next three months they’re fundraising, shadowbox...

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  • Brian morrissey
    Feb 06, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Brian Morrissey

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’re highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston on May 18th. They’ve committe...

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    Jan 30, 2017

    Rock ‘N Rumble VII: Nathaniel Short

    by Jordan McMillan

    During the coming months, we’ll be highlighting our fighters in training for the upcoming Rock ‘N Rumble VII in Boston, MA on May 18th.  They...

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  • Stokes kenzie
    Jan 03, 2017

    From Breathless to Badass

    by Margie Kelley

    All Laura Stokes really had in mind that day, about two years ago, was to get in shape so she could keep up with her very active brother and sister, who...

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    Oct 31, 2016

    #ifightforpete

    by Gregory Copeland

    I am participating in Haymakers for Hope to raise awareness about oral cancer in memory of Peter McGee Hoffman. Peter was a high school classmate at the ...

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    Oct 10, 2016

    Why We Haven't Won The War On Cancer

    by John Quackenbush, PhD

    Why haven’t we won the war on can...

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  • Martyparty
    Sep 26, 2016

    Welcome To The Marty Party

    by Margie Kelley

    “Every Friday this summer we’ve had boxing on the M Street Beach at 6 a.m.— and it’s mandatory,” says Marty Farrell, one of the lead trainers at Everybo...

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    Sep 06, 2016

    Sparring with Dara Torres

    by Chris Randa

    Most people know Dara Torres as a fish, or at the very least, the human equivalent of one.

    As the first swimmer to compete in five Olympic Games, ...

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  • Haymakersforhope2016 nicole chan 046
    Jun 17, 2016

    Nonantum: all the grit and none of the bullshit

    by Margie Kelley

    At Nonantum Boxing Club, you earn your way in.

    Just ask Tom O’Toole, Nick LaMothe and Lydia Davis, the latest crop of Haymakers for Hope fighters ...

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    Jun 10, 2016

    Dancing in the Rain

    by Chris Randa

    One doesn’t need to talk to Nicolette Deveau for very long to recognize that she wears her heart on her sleeve.

    A cliché, I know, but understand tha...

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  • Glazerreynoldsmskcc
    Feb 23, 2016

    Finding hope—and a home—in a boxing gym

    by Margie Kelley

    The 2016 Haymakers for Hope charity fight in New York City is still close to nine months away, but that isn’t stopping Steve Reynolds or Adam Glazer from ...

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    Jan 20, 2016

    Sparring with Mark Avery

    by Chris Randa

    In 2013, as Mark Avery wiped his own blood from the middle of the ring where he’d just been sparring, he struggled to wipe worry away from his mind as wel...

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  • Msgvibeblog jan15
    Jan 12, 2016

    Fighting into history at Madison Square Garden

    by Margie Kelley

    Madison Square Garden. They call it the Mecca of boxing, the place where legends are born. Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Joe Louis, Sugar Ray Robinson, and ...

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  • 08weboxers04
    Dec 16, 2015

    “HEY, DO YOU FEEL LIKE DOING HAYMAKERS FOR HOPE WITH ME?”

    by Amy Fielding

    “It's a commitment for both people to do this if you are married or in a relationship. When your spouse comes home and says, 'I think I'd like to do Hayma...

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    Dec 09, 2015

    ‘Semper Fi’ When Fists Fly

    by Chris Lewarne

    If you want to find Gotham boxing coach and United States Marine Sgt., Mike Castle, check the gym. Whether it’s five a.m. or five hours shy of tomorrow’s ...

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    Nov 11, 2015

    Sparring with John Perna

    by Chris Randa

    What is nocturnal, zips along from tree to tree, can be found on many different continents, and conquers whatever it sets its sights on?

    An owl, rig...

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    Oct 27, 2015

    Liz “The Grill” Weber: Finding the Fighter Within

    by Margie Kelley

    It’s been almost three weeks since the Belles of the Brawl and Liz “The Grill” Weber is still a little bit high from the whole experience.

    “I expe...

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    Oct 15, 2015

    Sparring with Jess Marino and Ray Folmer

    by Chris Randa

    Networking can be a tricky thing.

    You’re not always sure if you’re about to say the wrong thing. It can be awkward, painful even. If your effort...

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  • Joe blog photo
    Sep 29, 2015

    Grudge Match: Joe Joyce vs. Cancer

    by Margie Kelley

    “I’m honored to have this opportunity,” says Joe Joyce, about that moment on November 19 when he’ll climb through the ropes of a boxing ring in the cent...

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    Sep 21, 2015

    Sparring

    by Chris Randa

    Jen Royle is a Beast.

    It’s a word she has affection for; a word that’s seemed to follow her around as she’s pieced together an impressive career fo...

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  • Newmansolo
    Sep 15, 2015

    The Waiting...is The Hardest Part

    by Margie Kelley

    Erin Newman is wide-eyed as she looks around the gym at the Nonantum Boxing Club, where she and her sister boxers—all fighters in the 2015 Belles of the B...

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    Mar 06, 2014

    Mrs. S, I won't Let you Down

    by Bill O'Malley

    Upon registering for the charity boxing event Haymakers for Hope, one topic was who, in particular, I would be fighting and raising money in honor of. That c...
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    Sep 10, 2013

    Karen Areyzaga: Third time’s the charm

    by Tommy Mayell

    In October of 2012, Julie Kelly and the Myerson brothers were at Landsdowne Pub, holding a cocktail event for past Haymakers for Hope competitors, when an un...
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    Aug 20, 2013

    Teammates

    by Admin

    I have always been a team player.   Literally.   Since I was a child, up through my teenage years and early 20’s, I always pla...
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    Aug 16, 2013

    The Shannon Gargaro Cheering Committee

    by Tommy Mayell

    Studying the iced coffee selection in a West Newton café, Shannon Gargaro looks like anything but a boxer. The easy smile, the blonde hair, the distance runn...
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    Jul 18, 2013

    Boxing Stinks.

    by Admin

    3 weeks into training.  (Has it really only been that long?)  94 days til Fight.   Here are some things I've observed.   - Boxing stink...
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    Jul 16, 2013

    All You Need is Just a LOT of Patience

    by Admin

    Patience is a virtue.   Or so I’ve been told, since it sure as hell isn’t one of mine.  Which is strange, considering I have three children that a...
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    Jul 02, 2013

    Mommy's Going Boxing: From the Road to the Ring

    by Admin

    Three years ago, I became a runner.   I have always played sports, worked out, been active and competitive; however once Lucy, my third child, cam...
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    Jul 01, 2013

    Lipstick on my Gloves: My journey to the ring

    by Admin

    A few years ago I noticed a high school friend posting pictures of himself boxing ...
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    Jun 19, 2013

    How to Become a Boxer in 8 (Not-So-Easy) Steps

    by Tommy Mayell

    “Look Ma, No Hands”
    1. Sign up for HaymakersForHope. Receive a free gym membership to Redline Fight...
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    Feb 22, 2013

    Until They Get Punched in the Face

    by Admin

    Everyone has a plan, Mike Tyson once said, until they get punched in the face. Although he easily could have said, “until I bite their ear off,” Tyson’s quip...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Oct 25, 2012

    Aspirin a Cure for Colon Cancer?

    by Admin

    A recent study conducted by Harvard Medical School has shown that aspirin is potentially a tool to fight a certain type of mutation in colon cancer. About on...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Oct 16, 2012

    6 Cancer Fighting Foods

    by Admin

    An article on Health.com pinpoints 6 foods that are proven to help prevent against certain types of cancers. Check it out and see if you are eating some of t...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Oct 09, 2012

    Link Between Pregnancy and Breast Cancer?

    by Admin

    An article in USA Today outlines how pregnancy can increase the risk of developing breast cancer in women. One-third of all breast cancer cases in women unde...
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    Oct 01, 2012

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    by Admin

    In honor of breast cancer awareness month we have a couple posts about some major breakthroughs in breast cancer research. The first link is about how teams ...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Sep 19, 2012

    Exciting New Cancer Research

    by Admin

    Researchers at Harvard Medical School and it's affiliates have been doing some very exciting work in the battle against cancer. Below are three links to rece...
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    Sep 10, 2012

    Back at Mendez Boxing...

    by Admin

    Friday, the Haymakers team had another exciting day. Early on, we went to Mendez Boxing to check in with Jim Paolino who got in the ring with his trainer for...
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    Sep 10, 2012

    Visits to Gleason's and Gotham Gyms

    by Admin

    Saturday was fun a filled day for the Haymakers team. First, we were off to Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn to see Ari Untracht and to meet Dom Aragon Jr. Ari got ...
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    Sep 10, 2012

    Tour of NYC Boxing Gyms

    by Admin

    Thursday was an action packed day for the Haymakers team on the island of Manhattan. We started the day bright and early at Mendez Boxing to check out Charli...
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    Aug 28, 2012

    Back and Forth from Mendez to Trinity

    by Admin

    Thursday was an action packed day for the Haymakers team. First off, we went to see Jamie McDonald (pictured left). Jamie's first training session was laugh ...
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    Aug 28, 2012

    Mendez-Trinity-Mendez- and then Gleason's Gym...

    by Admin

    Friday was an exciting morning for the Haymakers team- running all over! First up, was Mendez Boxing to see Jim Paolino. Jim sparred a few rounds in the ring...
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    Aug 16, 2012

    Mendez Boxing and Checking in at Gotham Gym

    by Admin

    Yesterday, the Haymakers team got another early start to their day! First up, at 6 am, was Peter Chidyllo at Mendez Boxing. We first saw Peter working the mi...
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  • Pat 1 300x225
    Aug 15, 2012

    Visits to Mendez Boxing and Trinity Boxing

    by Admin

    Yesterday, the Haymakers team got an early start to the day (6 am!) and met up with Patrick Barrett (pictured left) at Trinity Boxing down by Wall Street. Pa...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Aug 10, 2012

    Olympic Athletes are Juicing... Beetroot that is

    by Admin

    In a blog post that can be found on the NY Time's website, a study shows beetroot juice is having a positive affect on athletes performances at the Olympics....
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Aug 09, 2012

    Grapefruit can reduce the cost of cancer care

    by Admin

    In a very intriguing article posted on abc news' website, a team of researchers have discovered that grapefruit juice can reduce the cost of cancer care. Whi...
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    Aug 09, 2012

    Stopping in at Trinity Boxing NYC

    by Admin

    Yesterday, the Haymakers team made their way back to Trinity Boxing Club downtown to meet up with Eric Goldfisher (pictured left) and John McDonald (pictured...
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    Aug 08, 2012

    Visits to Gleason's Gym and Church Street Boxing

    by Admin

    Yesterday afternoon, we met up with Ari Untracht (pictured left) at the famed Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn. Ari has previously worked in the UK and Sou...
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    Aug 08, 2012

    USA Boxing isn't dead yet

    by Admin

    Over the passed few days everyone in the media, including famed ESPN analyst Michael Wilbon have declared USA Boxing dead. All of these analysts have very va...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Aug 07, 2012

    Crazy Diet by Kazakhstan Boxers

    by Admin

    CNN posted a great video highlighting the prowess of the Kazakhstan boxing team at the olympics. They enter these 2012 London games having won 5 boxing gold ...
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    Aug 07, 2012

    Randy Newsom training at Boston Boxing

    by Admin

    Today the Haymakers team checked out Randy Newsom at Boston Boxing. Randy is a recent Boston College Law School graduate, and is moving to NYC in September. ...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Aug 06, 2012

    Boxing greats and their Olympic experiences

    by Admin

    There is an extremely interesting piece posted by ESPN boxing analyst Dan Rafael on his blog. He interviews some of boxing's greats to see how their olympic ...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Jul 31, 2012

    Breakthrough by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    by Admin

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute along with a team of other research facilities  have linked mutations in specific genes to each of the four recognized subtypes ...
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  • Haymakersforhope
    Jul 24, 2012

    Great Research Being Done to Knockout Cancer

    by Admin

    Dana-Farber and Harvard Medical School are doing unbelievable research to combat cancer. The first link is to an article that talks about Dana-Farber being p...
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    May 10, 2012

    Last Night at Cambridge Boxing Club

    by Admin

    Last night the Haymakers team went to Central Square to the Cambridge Boxing Club ...
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    May 10, 2012

    Catching up with Peter Goodall at Fitness Advantage

    by Admin

    The Haymakers team made their way over to Fitness Advantage in Medfield, Ma to get one last che...
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    May 08, 2012

    Monday Night Raw at Combat Sports Boston

    by Admin

    Last night the Haymakers team made their way over to North Station to catch up with the team training at
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    May 07, 2012

    Friday Night at Punchtime Fitness

    by Admin

    Friday night the Haymakers team went to visit
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    May 04, 2012

    Off to The Ring to see Frankie...

    by Admin

        Yesterday, the Haymakers team made their way to The Ring Boxing Club on Comm...
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    May 02, 2012

    Stopping in on Peter Goodall at Fitness Advantage

    by Admin

    Last night the Haymakers team stopped by Fitness Advantage to check in with
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    Apr 25, 2012

    Weekly Visit to Fitness Advantage

    by Admin

    Last night we went out to Fitness Advantage in Medfield, Ma to catch up with
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    Apr 24, 2012

    Sunday at The Ring Boxing Club

    by Admin

    The Haymakers team was a little anxious before the Bruins game so we headed over to The Ring Boxing Club to catch up with Stacey Frumm, who was getting a wor...
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    Apr 24, 2012

    Back at The Ring Boxing Club

    by Admin

    We stopped back at The Ring Boxing Club to check in with our boy
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    Apr 22, 2012

    Catching up with Luke at the Cambridge Boxing Club

    by Admin

    The Haymakers team stopped by the Cambridge Boxing Club on Friday night to check in on our boy Luke Owings. Luke was doing a light workout in preparation for...
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    Apr 21, 2012

    Wednesday night with knuckleheads

    by Admin

    Later Wednesday night, we headed over to Boston Boxing in Allston to see roommates
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    Apr 21, 2012

    Wednesday with Shirtless Ray and Johnny Superstar!

    by Admin

    Wednesday night, we caught up with cousins Ray McCarthy and John Sementelli at Nonantum Boxing Club in Newton. Both guys came to fight, and fight they did! R...
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    Apr 20, 2012

    Checking in at Combat Sports Boston

    by Admin

    Last night we made our weekly trip to Combat Sports Boston, and caught up with two of our five fighters over there. We got to see Doug and Jamie go a few rou...
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    Apr 20, 2012

    Stopping by Boston Training Facility

    by Admin

    Wednesday night the Haymakers team made their way over to Canal St to check in with Jim Ramella at Boston Training Facility. Jim was sporting a freshly shave...
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    Apr 18, 2012

    Lunch Time Visit to Quincy

    by Admin

    The Haymakers team did a working lunch yesterday, as they traveled down to Quincy to check in with Brian Higgins. Brian was working on his game plan for his ...
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    Apr 18, 2012

    Back at Peter's...

    by Admin

        Last night, we also managed to hit up Peter Welch's Gym in South Boston to catch up with Matt Crane. Matt sure has fists of fury! His vet...
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    Apr 18, 2012

    Peter Goodall's Outdoor Adventure

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    Last night the Haymakers team went out to Medfield where we caught up with Peter Goodall at Fitness Advantage. Because of the nice weather Fitness Advantage ...
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    Apr 16, 2012

    Afternoon at Peter Welch's

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      This afternoon, the Haymakers team made their way to South Boston to visit Peter Welch's Gym. There, we caught up with Brian Ludwig. Brian showed u...
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    Apr 15, 2012

    Boston Boxing on a Saturday...

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    Yesterday afternoon, we went to Boston Boxing in Allston to see Dan Matuszewski. Dan's opponent and training partner, Dave Walsh was absent, but only because...
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    Apr 11, 2012

    Monday Night at The Ring

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      Our final gym of the night was The Ring Boxing Club on Commonwealth Ave in Boston. There,we ran into five our guys (and girl!): newest fighter Stac...
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    Apr 10, 2012

    Monday Night Visit to Combat Sports

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    Last night the Haymakers team was all over the place, and one of our stops was North Station to check in on the team at Combat Sports. I have to say that Nor...
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    Apr 10, 2012

    Last Night at Nonantum

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    Another one of our stops last night was in Newton at Nonantum Boxing Club. We were there to see cousins Ray McCarthy and John Sementelli, and both are progre...
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    Apr 08, 2012

    Lovely Saturday at Boston Boxing

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    Saturday afternoon, we went to Boston Boxing to check-in with Dan Matuszewski, and new fighter Shelly Walsh! Haymakers has been hit with the injury bug this ...
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    Apr 08, 2012

    Thursday with Sementelli

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        Thursday afternoon we ventured to Newton to see John Sementelli at Nonantum Boxing Club.  When we got there he was already in the middle ...
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    Apr 04, 2012

    Checking in with Peter Goodall at Fitness Advantage

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    Last night we made the trek out to Medfield to Fitness Advantage to check in on Peter Goodall. Peter is our oldest participant this year, but is arguably the...
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    Apr 03, 2012

    Monday Night at Combat Sports

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    Last night the Haymakers crew made their way down to North Station to check in on the team training at Combat Sports Boston. We caught up with four of the fi...
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    Apr 02, 2012

    Saturday afternoon at Boston Boxing

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    Saturday afternoon, we stopped into Boston Boxing to see some more of Dave Walsh! Dave was looking as goofy as ever, but put his game face on when that bell ...
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    Apr 02, 2012

    Sunday sparring at Peter Welch's Gym

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        Sunday afternoon, the Haymakers team went to South Boston to check-in with our guys there. We saw Chris McGuirk, Brian Ludwig, Matt Crane...
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    Mar 31, 2012

    Back at Nonantum!

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    Last night, we headed back to Nonantum Boxing Club in Newton to catch up with John Sementelli. John, who is "Shirtless" Ray McCarthy's cousin, was getting so...
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    Mar 30, 2012

    Haymakers at Combat

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    Last night, we headed over to North Station to check in with three of our five fighters at Combat Sports. We got there late, so we missed Doug Clendenin work...
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    Mar 29, 2012

    Off to Nonantum!

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    Wednesday night, we headed over to Nonantum Boxing Club in Newton to see Ray McCarthy. After finishing one of Marc's insane workout classes, Ray sparred a fe...
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    Mar 29, 2012

    To The Ring!

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    Wednesday afternoon, we met up with Frankie Stavrianopoulos at The Ring Boxing Club. Anyone who knows Frankie, knows he is out of his mind (he's gotta be, to...
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    Mar 29, 2012

    Boston Boxing Tuesday Night!

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    Tuesday evening, the Haymakers team went to Boston Boxing to check in with Dave Walsh, James Blanchard, and Steve Bruch.   Dave Walsh, who is also...
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    Mar 27, 2012

    Weekly Trip to Combat

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    Last night the Haymakers team braced the crowded T to North Station to check in with the team working over at Combat Sports. Being right across the street fr...
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    Mar 23, 2012

    Haymakers at The Ring

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    This afternoon the Haymakers team made the trip to The Ring Boxing Club on Comm Ave in Boston, to see our boy Frankie Stavrianopoulos. Frankie was working on...
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    Mar 23, 2012

    Back to Boston Boxing!

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    Tonight, we went back to Boston Boxing for the second time in two days to see Dan Matuszewski. Dan is fighting his roommate and former BC rugby teammate, Dav...
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    Mar 22, 2012

    Our weekly Nonantum Boxing Club trip

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    Last night, the Haymakers team went to Newton to see Ray McCarthy and Mike Sambuceti at Nonantum Boxing Club. You've all heard of Shoeless Joe Jackson, well ...
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    Mar 22, 2012

    Boston Boxing trip!

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    Last night, the Haymakers team also made it to Boston Boxing in Allston to see James Blanchard and Steve Bruch. James and Steve are friends from Harvard Busi...
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    Mar 21, 2012

    Weekly Visit to Fitness Advantage in Medfield

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    The Haymakers team made their weekly visit last night to Fitness Advantage in Medfield, to check in with Peter Goodall. Peter is working extremely hard, and ...
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    Mar 20, 2012

    Haymakers Visits Redline Fight Sports

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    Last night Haymakers stopped by Redline Fight Sports in Central Square to check in on Blair Holbrook. Monday nights Redline has a sparring class, and we obse...
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    Mar 14, 2012

    Visit to Combat Sports Tuesday Night

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    Last night the Haymakers team was down by North Station visiting the team at Combat Sports. We have 6 fighters training at Combat, and they are all working e...
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    Mar 14, 2012

    Haymakers Visits The Ring

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    This afternoon, The Haymakers crew went to The Ring Boxing Club by BU to see one of the two fighters working out there. Although he got in the game a little ...
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    Mar 13, 2012

    Haymakers Field Trip to Striking Beauties

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    Julie and Nora doing some ab work together on March 12th, 2012.   Check out Haymakers for Hope Co-Founder Julie Anne Kelly modeling our new T-Shir...
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    Mar 09, 2012

    About Jessica Gravel from Striking Beauties

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    I'm 31 years old, married, and the mama to a 16 month old little girl named Emmeline. I'm from Cumberland, RI and recently moved to North Attleboro, MA. I wo...
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    Mar 09, 2012

    About Nora Swartwout from Striking Beauties

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    Hi! I am a 28-year old full-time school psychologist at a middle school in Rhode Island. I was a swimmer in high school and college and have since participa...
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    Mar 08, 2012

    Message from Nora and Jessica

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    We are Nora and Jess- two amateur boxers preparing for our first fights at a charity event in May.  We are working our tails off in the gym in preparation fo...
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    Feb 16, 2012

    There is no smiling in boxing

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    Check out Haymakers for Hope co-founder Andrew Myerson working out with 2012 participant Dan Matuszewski at Boston Boxing in Brighton!
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    Feb 15, 2012

    Really Cool Research from Dana Farber

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    A team led by researchers at Harvard-affiliated Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has isolated a natural hormone from mu...
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    Feb 02, 2012

    Tribute to Angelo Dundee

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    From the New York Times: Angelo Dundee, the renowned trainer who guided 
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    Solving Alzheimer's with a Cancer Drug?

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    In an article posted on ABC news researchers have found that a skin cancer drug called bexarotene, has shown the ability to fight Alzheimer's disease in mice...
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