CoachUp and EverybodyFights® Combine Forces
CoachUp Announces Strategic Partnership with EverybodyFights to Bring Boxing Fitness to Coaches & Athletes
Boston – May 18, 2016 CoachUp, (www.coachup.com) , the nation’s leader in personalized sports coaching, has partnered with EverybodyFights (www.EverybodyFights.com), Boston’s Best Gym of 2016.
“We’re excited and honored to be partnering with George Foreman III and the EverybodyFights team to help expand access for CoachUp coaches and athletes to George’s innovative and successful Fight School program,” said CoachUp CEO John Kelley.
EverybodyFights will offer CoachUp’s 15,000 coaches nationwide the opportunity to add BOXFIIT, the cornerstone of their Fight School program, to their coaching arsenal. The unique BOXFIIT certification translates boxing fitness into an accessible program that can be applied to all sports training. There is a growing sentiment that zero contact boxing style training it is one of the best ways to arm athletes with the mental toughness and physicality they need to compete on and off the field.
“I think it’s great how CoachUp is embracing the boxing fitness trend as a form of crosstraining. Growing up in a boxing gym, I witnessed firsthand how zerocontact boxing drills and exercises made athletes better at their favorite sport,” said George Foreman III, founder and head trainer for EverybodyFights.
CoachUp’s relationship with EverybodyFights allows them to deliver premium boxing fitness content to their coaches and athletes, including sportspecific workouts, such as boxing workouts for soccer, basketball, football, and more.
“Whether it be basketball, baseball, or soccer, boxing fitness develops the handeye coordination, reflexes, mental toughness, sportsmanship, and discipline it takes for athletes of any sport to improve all around. I’m excited to partner with CoachUp to ensure every coach in America has access to content that demonstrates how to teach boxing and fitness drills safely and effectively,” Foreman III stated.
The two powerhouse sports brands form an ideal partnership, embodying the good sportsmanship, integrity, safety, and type of competitive morals they seek to inspire in all athletes.
“Both CoachUp and EverybodyFights started in the same Boston neighborhood, and we’ve seen firsthand the incredible impact that EverybodyFights has had in the community. We think this is a natural partnership as EverybodyFights takes the rest of the country by storm,” Kelley further stated.