Taijutsu for Boxing – at Elements of Self Defense Family Martial Arts

In this warrior workshop at Elements of Self Defense, participants will be exploring how ninja taijutsu can be applied in the sport of boxing.

Teaching concepts will include:
-Wrapping Your Hands
-Fundamental Boxing Strikes
-Ninja Kamae for Boxing
-Ninja Footwork for Boxing
-Ninja Counters against Boxing Strikes

There will be light sparring included in this workshop, so don’t forget your boxing gloves. Don’t have any boxing gloves? Pick them up in the EOSD pro-shop here –

Click here to register now!

For more information on this and other workshops at EOSD, please call 931-614-0405  or  visit

Boxing Expo

Join Hopkinsville Boxing Club for their Boxing Expo! The event will be held on January 30th at the building located beside 2nd Street Park (745 E. 2nd St.) in Hopkinsville.

Admission is $5. A dinner plate is available for $7.

Join the Boxing Club and help support this growing program in our community. For more information, please call Coach Wimpye at 270-987-0102.

Gloves Up, Guns Down Boxing Night – at Hopkinsville Sportsplex

Let’s get ready to rumble! The Hopkinsville Boxing Club and Coach Anthony Wimpye is bringing a 12-fight card to Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville on Saturday, October 19, 2019. With teams/clubs from Hopkinsville, Louisville, Lexington, Cincinnati, Nashville, and Georgia (with boxers between 8 years old and professional) will be represented.

Doors will open at 4 p.m. and first bell is 5 p.m. Admission is $12. Kids under 8 years old, as well as military personnel and veterans (with ID), will be admitted free.

Special guest Alton Merkerson, the former coach of Hall of Fame boxer Roy Jones Jr. will be a special guest. The main event of the evening will feature military boxer “Desert Storm.” Sponsorship opportunities are available by calling 270-987-0102.