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Gleason’s Boxing and Krav Maga classes at the 92nd Street Y.

Gleason’s Certified Boxing Basics
A foundational, noncontact course focusing on proper punch execution, speed and agility drills and combination development, taught by the certified staff from Gleason’s Gym-the oldest active boxing gym in the US and producer of 134 world champions and two Olympic gold medalists. Hand wraps included in class fee.

Jackie Atkins
Mon, Apr 11, 7:35-8:30 pm
8 sessions, $250/$178 May Center Members

Yuri Foreman
Thu, Starts Apr 14, 7:15-8:10 pm
8 sessions, $250/$178 May Center Members

NKMI: Nakash Krav Maga International
Build confidence and increase strength, flexibility and endurance with Krav Maga-the official self-defense and combat fighting system of the Israeli Defense Forces. Program is delivered by certified instructors from Nakash Krav Maga International, the highest-ranked and most advanced military Krav Maga authority in the world, and includes a monthly membership in NKMI while training at 92Y.

Jackie Atkins
Mon, Apr 11, 6:35-7:30 pm
8 sessions, $250/$178 May Center Members

Editor/publisher Michael Woods became addicted to boxing in 1990, when Buster Douglas shocked the world with his demolition of the fearsome Mike Tyson. The Brooklyn-based journalist Woods has covered the sport since then, for ESPN The Magazine,, ESPN New York, RING, and he was editor of from 2007-2015. Woods is also an accomplished blow by blow and color man, having done work for Top Rank, DiBella Entertainment, EPIX, and numerous other organizations.