Renowned boxing Coach Christopher Getz is one of the worlds most sought after trainers. For over 10 years Getz has been owner and head instructor of the popular Black Tiger-Top Ten Boxing Gym in San Diego, California, where he trains many top amateur and pro boxers along with Muay Thai and mixed martial arts fighters looking to improve their boxing skills. With over 18 years experience as a trainer and fighter, Coach Getz began his boxing career on the east coast where he grew up and trained with renowned boxing Coach Lee Walls. He trained extensively at the famous Harrow Gate and 69th St. Pal Upper Darby Boxing Gyms in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As a successful amateur and golden gloves boxer Getz also fought Kickboxing under the Professional Kickboxing Association (PKA) where he had an impressive 17-5-1 record and held the amateur welterweight title. Getz is also an experienced Muay Thai fighter with a record of 5-0-1 in this brutal leg kicking and elbow striking combat art. He attributes his many kickboxing and Muay Thai wins to his skilled boxing techniques, which Getz feels many kick boxers lack. Indeed many of Getz kickboxing opponent's were knocked out quickly by his devastating boxers left hook and right cross. Some of Coach Getz top students include up and coming featherweight pro boxer Alex Cruz, amateur bantamweight boxer and Muay Thai fighter Ulises Nava, and Champion Female Muay Thai fighter Lisa Morrison. Besides his extensive boxing background Getz also holds a 6th Degree Black Belt in Ed Parker's American Kenpo Karate under Master Dennis Nackord of Nackord's Kenpo Karate in Philadelphia.
Vol 1: Fundamentals Vol 2: Punching Combinations Vol 3: Defensive Boxing Techniques Vol 4: Counter Punching Techniques Vol 5: Focus Mitt Training Vol 6: Sparring and Ring Strategy Vol 7: Fighting Fit Boxers Workout Routine Vol 8: Boxing Street Self-Defense Techniques
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