Hats, Handwraps and Headaches

Hats, Handwraps and Headaches

Subtitle:
A Life on the Inside of Boxing
By:
Paddy Fitzpatrick with Lee Simpson
Price:
£19.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785316425
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
416

Description

The inspiring, surprising and sometimes shocking story of Irish boxing coach Paddy Fitzpatrick. After learning his trade at Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach's Wild Card gym, Paddy returned to England and took George Groves to three unforgettable world title fights. There are laughs and tears aplenty in this gripping account of a life in boxing.

Click here to listen to Paddy on Talk Radio Europe
Click here to listen to Paddy and Lee on the Pitch Boxing Podcast

About the author

Paddy Fitzpatrick has collaborated with Lee 'Teach' Simpson to write his life story. Lee is a director of learning in state education and has written a series of articles entitled 'Pugilistic Pedagogy' for an educational magazine. The series explores how teachers can improve their teaching techniques by observing boxing coaches and using methods from the boxing gym. He has also written poetry and short stories for various literary journals.

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