Discussion in 'Western Martial Arts' started by boards, Aug 17, 2005.

  1. boards

    boards Its all in the reflexes!

    How popular was boxing throughout Europe. I know England (witness Louies great post) and Italy (venentian stick wars, lead to boxing matches) had a strong tradition of boxing but what about other parts of Europe.



    P.S. I am of course referring to historical boxing not pro boxing.
  2. slipthejab

    slipthejab Hark, a vagrant! Supporter

    Good question...

    here's a bit for you, more as I can dig it out :D :


    and this:


    and here is something closer to the current era... but still Pre Queensberry era:


    and a bit more... not exactly a direct answer.. but informative:


    and some more interesting stuff..

    Last edited: Aug 17, 2005

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