UWCB Coronavirus Update
Tuesday 4th May More good progress across the last month with schools, shops, pubs and restaurants opening outdoors. Everything looks positive towards more opening on May 17th. All participants have been contacted by text, email, WhatsApp and Facebook to give them an option of dates to take part in throughout 2021 and 2022. Training will […]
The birth of White Collar Boxing. A Champ, the King and I
I get off the subway train and walk down the hill into D.U.M.B.O (Down under the Manhattan bridge overpass), a picturesque, cobbled street area of Brooklyn, New York. The spectacular Manhattan bridge in the distance framing this coffee shop and bakery filled part of the city. I am trying to take it all in and […]
Is Boxing Training COVID-19 Safe?
UWCB have carried out a rigorous assessment with our clinical director; Andy Thomas (Cipher medical LTD) to make our training as safe as is practically possible. We are aiming for training to commence from May 17th when Boris Johnson has stated that ‘Indoor adult sports’ will be allowed. We will be taking the following steps […]
A guide to Boxing Training
Boxing training is a fantastic way to exercise and get fit. Whether you are training towards a boxing bout, training in a boxing gym with no intention of having a boxing match or training at home, the methods used by boxers are tried and tested and proven to get you in great shape. So, what […]
Logan Paul Vs Floyd Mayweather – is this bad for boxing?
Logan Paul rose to fame on YouTube and decided to box another famous YouTuber turned rapper KSI back in 2018. This was the biggest white collar boxing fight in history with over 21,000 people in attendance at Manchester Arena and record box office sales. In 2020, Logan Paul called out Mayweather on a video in […]
Cancer Research UK employee Laura Blackwell’s UWCB journey!
I started working for Ultra Events in 2015 and in 2016 I joined Cancer Research UK. My role involves supporting Ultra’s amazing participants in their fundraising efforts and doing everything I can to help them smash their fundraising goals. I am on hand to offer support and answer any fundraising questions participants may have throughout […]
How to stay active and healthy at home
During these unprecedented times a lot of us are finding ourselves at home, either working from home or self-isolating, so it’s important to keep active and healthy. In times like these the mental and physical health benefits of exercise are so important so it is key to find new ways of keeping active whilst staying […]
25 awesome ring walk songs, chosen by UWCB boxers!
After 8 weeks of training for your UWCB event, you get the chance to walk out at a huge event in front of a roaring crowd whilst your chosen entrance music plays. Walk-on themes became a big hit in boxing after former world champion Muhammad Ali used the Star Wars theme for a title bout […]
UWCB can change your life
Taking part in an Ultra White Collar Boxing event provides a whole range of benefits to your life. Whether you want to get fit, meet new people, become more confident, do something out of your comfort zone or raise some money for charity. It’s likely that UWCB can help you achieve your goal PLUS so […]
5 Reasons to take part in a UWCB event to raise money for Cancer Research UK
Ultra White Collar Boxing (UWCB) are proud to be a corporate partner of Cancer Research UK, and our participants have helped to raise over £16.4 Million to help beat cancer sooner. “Our participants have helped to raise over £16.4 Million to help beat cancer sooner” Cancer Research UK’s pioneering work into the prevention, diagnosis and […]
Nutrition For White Collar Boxers
Nutrition can not always be the simplest subject in the world. In this article, we will try and make nutrition for white collar boxers simple & easy to understand. The average participant in UWCB events do very little exercise and the event will give you a fantastic opportunity to have a positive impact on your […]
UWCB – Like No Other Experience
Ultra Events is about people pushing their limits, doing something out of their comfort zone and raising money for Cancer Research UK. UWCB can be an achievement of a lifetime, an event that can change participants lives. From taking the plunge and signing up on the website, we are on hand to get everyone through […]
Safety In White Collar Boxing
Ultra White Collar Boxing (UWCB) is the largest organiser of white collar boxing events in the UK. Since the first event in December 2009, over 62,000 people have stepped through the ropes and boxed at one of our events. That’s 62,000 people that have become fitter, healthier and no doubt engaged their families in physical […]
Laura White Enters The Ring For Cancer Research UK!
8 weeks ago on 10th July, I found myself questioning my sanity. Sitting in my car outside Rigs gym, trying to work up the courage to get out and go inside, every part of me was already regretting my decision to sign up. My heart rate was through the roof, I was sweating and already […]
Health Benefits of Boxing
Boxing training is difficult, but it is incredibly effective at improving fitness. Boxing has stood the test of time and is classed as one of the toughest sports in the world. The Ultra White Collar Boxing (UWCB) model of 8 weeks of FREE training WORKS, you can become incredibly fit & get in great shape […]