Showing posts from March, 2018

I Got Into A Fight!!!

Can you believe the first quarter of 2018 is almost over?!  One of my goals for 2018 was to get back into great physical shape.  I really become comfortable with my "Dad body" with my pooch belly and not thinking about exercise.  That was until 7 months ago when I walked into Team Octopus Boxing gym and realized that I still had my ultracompetitive spirit. Since that time I have committed to the discipline of boxing and the results are great.  I have lost 25 pounds, body fat percentage has dropped tremendously, and I feel great. This week I faced my biggest challenge at Team Octopus!!!  I actually stepped into the ring to spar and IT WAS SO MUCH FUN!  I must admit I was very nervous and anxious.  It wasn't until I actually got hit that the nerves calmed down.  It's funny how getting hit in the face will force you to use the skills you have learned. I wanted to share my experience in hopes that it will inspire you to take on a new challenge in 2018! Check out th