NWI Times spot lights our Parkinsons workout program

NWI Times, Sunday October 20,2013 sports section. HAMMOND | They move much slower now, though not by choice. Their hands and feet often betray them and the inability to focus frustrates them to no end. They have Parkinson’s disease – a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system – but refuse to surrender and don’t want your pity. Providing them …

Team

Our force in Indy. Sept. 14, 2013.  Kahleel Mosely and David Stevenson won unanimous decisions.  Kahleel is the third from the left in the front row. The Sanchez brothers Manny and Alexangel didn’t get matched up. The opposition was lucky, they were ready.  Coach Ralf Ruiz and Jimmy Shelton were missing from the pic as well as Bri Ruiz.

New Members

All new regular gym members start on Wednesdays only. 5:45pm are sign ups and 6pm is the start session. First lesson free.

NEW at HBC – Specialized training/workout for those with Parkinson’s

“Specialized training for those with Parkinson’s” PD patients at any stage of the disease are urged to get up and get active – because the benefits of exercise for them far outweigh any of the drawbacks. People with PD who keep their bodies fit are better able to meet the many challenges of the disease. They reduce the impact of …

Muhammad Ali Center Partners with HBC

Exciting day February 23, 2013 as history was made at the Hammond Boxing Club. HBC was the only facility in this country chosen by the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville for “character education”. The dedication was well attended. My friends Mike Joyce and Jamillah Ali were great. Our Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. and Marcel Parent from the Ali Center all …