Boxing Coaches

Joe Gallagher

Joe Gallagher – Boxing Coach Biography

DOB: November 30 1968, Manchester, England Gym: Gallagher Boxing Gym  Location: Woodhouse Park Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe, Manchester  Boxing Background: Gallagher began boxing aged 11 at the Wythenshawe Forum ABC in Manchester.  Gallagher would eventually have over 60 amateur bouts. Notable Fighters: Callum Smith, Anthony Crolla, Scott Quigg Joe Gallagher’s Boxing Background With his crumpled, lived-in …

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adam booth

Adam Booth – Boxing Coach Biography

DOB: December 1, 1968 London, EnglandGym: Boxing Booth Gym Location: Merstham, Redhill, Surrey Boxing Background: Booth boxed as an amateur at the Winston Churchill ABC, Croydon ABC and the Lynn ABC boxing gyms, taking part in over 40 boutsNotable Fighters: David Haye, Andy Lee, George Groves Adam Booth’s Boxing Background Adam Booth is one of the most …

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Ulli Wegner

Ulli Wegner

DOB: April 26, 1942 Szczecin, Germany (now Poland) Gym: Sauerland-Gym Location: Berlin, Germany Boxing Background: Ulli Wegner was a highly decorated amateur boxer with over 170 fights  Notable Fighters: Sven Ottke, Marco Huck, Arthur Abraham  Ulli Wegner’s Boxing Background Few European boxing coaches have had quite the impact on both amateur and professional boxing as Hans-Ullrich “Ulli” Wegner, who …

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Terry Lawless

Terry Lawless – Boxing Coach Biography

DOB: March 29, 1933, West Ham, LondonGym: Royal Oak GymLocation: Canning Town, London Boxing Background: Terry Lawless began training boxers after leaving the army in 1957 Notable Fighters: John H Stracey, Jim Watt, Maurice Hope, Frank Bruno  Terry Lawless’ Boxing Background Terry Lawless remains arguably the most successful British boxing trainer ever, having coached three fighters – …

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Ray Arcel

Ray Arcel – Boxing Coach Biography

DOB: August 30, 1899 Terre Haute, IndianaGym: Stillman’s GymLocation: Manhattan, New York CityBoxing Background: Ray Arcel began training fighters at Grupp’s Gym during the 1920s Notable Fighters: Benny Leonard, Ezzard Charles, Barney Ross, Roberto Duran, Larry Holmes Ray Arcel’s Boxing Background One would be hard-pressed to find a trainer with a resume that comes close to …

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Charley Goldman

Charley Goldman ‘Israel’: A Biography

DOB: December 21, 1888, Warsaw, Poland. RIP: November 11, 1968. Gym: Stillman’s Gym & CYO Gym. Location: New York Boxing Background: Amateur Boxer and Boxing Trainer. Notable Fighters: Lou Ambers, Marty Servo, Joey Archibald, and Rocky Marciano! Charley Goldman: Early Years Though Charley Goldman was born ‘Israel Goldman’ in Poland 1888, he grew up as ‘Charley’ …

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Brendan Ingle

Brendan Ingle – Boxing Coach Biography

DOB:  June 19, 1940 Dublin, Ireland Gym:  Wincobank Gym Location: Sheffield, England Boxing Background: Brendan Ingle was a journeyman pro in the 1960s and 70s, compiling a 19-14 record Notable Fighters: Herol “Bomber” Graham, Prince Naseem Hamed, Kell Brook Brendan Ingle’s Boxing Background Although Brendan Ingle was born and raised in Ireland, he lived in …

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Ignacio Beristain

Ignacio Beristain ‘Nacho’: A Biography

DOB: July 31, 1939 Actopan, Veracruz, Mexico Gym: Romanza Gym (Opened 1992, Closed 2020 due to CoVid19) Location: Mexico City Boxing Background: Amateur Boxer and Boxing Trainer. Notable Fighters: Daniel Zaragoza, Juan Manuel Marquez, Rafael Marquez, and Oscar De La Hoya! Ignacio Beristain: Early Years Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Beristain fell in love with boxing as child. He …

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