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By J. P. Flaim

"Boxers do what the majority of us won't ever do: they stand toe-to-toe and check out to inflict as a lot punishment upon one another as attainable. In Chasing Rocky, J. P. Flaim, a suburban father of 2 and cohost of The activities Junkies on 106.7 The Fan in Washington, DC, turned part of that small percent of individuals attracted to turn into a boxer. What began as a loopy proposal from the sector seats of a pro boxing fit transforms right into a own problem that the deejay can't ignore.

This memoir follows the adventure of this regular Joe who chases his dream and discovers there’s extra to boxing than what will be visible contained in the ropes. Chasing Rocky narrates Flaim’s foray into the boxing global, the place he encounters a doubtful boxing promoter who sees merely greenback indicators, a no-nonsense coach who checks his unravel, an aspiring seasoned who longs for a name shot, and an icon who has encouraged hundreds of thousands.

Chasing Rocky offers an inside of examine the brutal education boxers undergo. From dealing with fears to facing the discomfort of having punched, Flaim tackles the sacrifices boxers make and explores the promotional aspects—from making a choice on the suitable heel to making a grand ring front. He indicates what occurs whilst the bell sounds and a radio promoting suggestion turns into a boxing reality."

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