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Old 02-27-2013, 12:41 PM   #5
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Default Re: Shadowboxing with dumbells

Originally Posted by Bogotazo View Post
I'd use it for endurance, but not at all for any kind of strength or explosive work with any sort of snap. Easy way to injure yourself and throw off your mechanics. That weight is simply not going to be at the end of your arms in the ring no matter how fatigued your shoulders are.

Using a weight less than your gloves is pointless. Using a weight heavier than your gloves will throw off your mechanics and put extra uneeded strain on your joints. Using the same weight as your gloves.... What the **** is the point? Just wear your gloves.

Overall it's either useless or bad for you.
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