Originally Posted by cambay411
Yeah I agree Scrap, when it comes to good coaches especially. I just meant today it is common knowledge that rest is better alot of times. Where as back in the day many coaches could of had a push push push attitude and had no knowledge otherwise (not neccessarily boxing but in sports as a whole).
Look at Jesse Owens in 36, as an example. His Olympic time stood till 1960, and it was not a cinder Track, that it was beaten on. equipment has improved for sure. I use to get invited by a University, which has supposedly the Best Sports Science Department, in the Country. Too discuss the practicality, off what they had learned, Final year students, they were. They had no concept of the practical appliance, of what they had learned, it shook me.