Originally Posted by Filthy McNasty
Sounds like you'll have a chance to do well.
I wouldn't let the slightly late start be a concern, looks like you're making up for it.
Quality sparing is the key IMO, but I imagine your coaches have that well in hand.
Be lucky Mate!
Ill be sparring with a really good fighter a year younger than me but has been training for 6 years now, i always liked sparring vs people much better than me