Boxing is a dangerous sport. It is one of the few sports where head injuries are common and can lead to long-term health problems.
Water is also dangerous. It is the second leading cause of death for athletes, after football.
So what happens when you combine the two?
Boxers and water can be a dangerous mix. There have been several cases of boxers drowning while training or competing.
Here are some tips to help you stay safe:
-Wear a life jacket or floatation device when training or competing in water.
-Avoid swimming in open water (lakes, rivers, oceans) unless you are with a qualified lifeguard.
-Be aware of your surroundings and never swim alone.
-Know your limits and don’t push yourself beyond them.
-Listen to your body and stop if you feel tired or uncomfortable.
-Be sure to warm up and cool down properly before and after swimming.
By following these tips, you can help reduce the risks associated with boxing and swimming. Stay safe and enjoy the water!