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Old 01-22-2013, 04:47 PM   #23
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Default Re: Why were many old time boxers so scrawny looking

Originally Posted by highguard View Post
your right about everything up until
the burger king and kfc part

i have my doubts that these guys had that healthy of a diet
and probably fested on white breads

and i am curious
how they made weight?
was there science to it
or just train and eat less????

and yes i know, they didnt cut a ton of weight like today
but still
fighters fought at in & around their natural weight basically, busy, busy scheduals kept them fit & active, mostly in catchweight contests and then coming down to the championship weight when involved in titles or eliminators for said weights.
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