Find a boxer near Hudson, OH

17 near you

Find a boxer near Hudson, OH

17 near you

Give us a few details so we can match you with the right professionals.

Zip code

Top 10 boxers near Hudson, OH

Top Pro
5.0
from 70 reviews
5.0
(70)
IN HIGH DEMAND
  • 13 years in business
  • 200 hires on Thumbtack
"I reached out to Brian looking to gift his services to my husband as a birthday gift and Brian was so responsive and helpful in figuring out what to do. He has been so easy to work with and my husband is loving the experience so far. This is what he has to say about Brian: “As a small business owner, I have always had trouble getting into a consistent workout/nutrition routine since my work schedule is anything but consistent. Coach Brian immediately recognized where I've had trouble in the past and offered up simple, flexible suggestions to make sure that my exercise and nutrition don't fall off track when I'm busy. On days where something came up and I had to skip the gym, Brian would provide some simple exercises I could do on the go throughout the day to make sure I stay on track. He's made me realize that "healthy eating" doesn't mean eating bland food in minuscule portions and that if I fall off track at one meal, I can adjust other meals to balance out my other meals to balance out my daily intake. Most of all, Brian keeps me accountable but does so in a way that's supportive and helpful, not intimidating.”"

$55

estimated cost

5.0
from 8 reviews
5.0
(8)
GREAT VALUE
"Allison always made me feel comfortable in whatever we were doing! Out of all my personal trainers Allison has had the greatest impact on my fitness!"

$50

estimated cost

5.0
from 3 reviews
5.0
(3)
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
" I have been training for 5+ years with Anthony. He is an outstanding personal trainer and has helped me immensely to improve my fitness. I highly recommend Anthony. "

$45

estimated cost

5.0
from 4 reviews
5.0
(4)
  • 1 year in business
"Mason had done a terrific job training my son for varsity soccer this year."

$40

estimated cost

5.0
from 2 reviews
5.0
(2)
"he is a great trainer who really works with you and with affordable pricing i highly recommend"

$60

estimated cost

4.9
from 10 reviews
4.9
(10)
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
"I have been training with Rainier for over 6 months and could not be happier with my results! I have learned so much about cardio vascular health, weight training, and nutrition. I was a beginner at the gym and he helped me to feel comfortable and confident in our workouts. 10 out of 10 recommend!"

$55

estimated cost

Top Pro
5.0
from 16 reviews
5.0
(16)
GREAT VALUE
  • 3 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
"I've been training with Full Scale Fitness for 6 months now, and in that time my strength & stamina has improved greatly! I've gained so much knowledge about working out. I'm not intimidated when I go to the gym anymore! No matter what your fitness level is Andy will help you reach your goals. I highly recommend contacting him if you want an experienced personal trainer"

$50

estimated cost

5.0
from 1 review
5.0
(1)
  • 12 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
"Very professional, prompt, courteous, and extremely knowledgeable. Communicates very well."

$45

estimated cost

4.6
from 14 reviews
4.6
(14)
  • 6 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
"Love Jim!!! I just moved to the area. I could only afford the 30 min package, but he helped me realize what I could do in 30 min. I can't wait to see him again. I'm not new to fitness, but I feel like I have been doing it wrong this whole time. "

$55

estimated cost

Top Pro
5.0
from 39 reviews
5.0
(39)
IN HIGH DEMAND
  • 9 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
"Working out with John Drumm as my personal trainer was a great experience. John really cared about me and making sure I was getting in a good workout. The facility is a great one, everything that you need for a good workout is there. The results were excellent, after working out at Fairways to Health as a Junior in high school I dropped 8 seconds in my 50 freestyle, and the results also helped me in my other sports. If you're looking for a great personal trainer and a great facility, Fairways to Health is the place you're looking for."
contact for price

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

Is kickboxing hard?

Kickboxing is as intense a workout as you want it to be. As with any fitness regimen, the more effort you put in, the more results you will get. The type of kickboxing you do will determine how physically challenging it is. Combat or self-defense kickboxing, where you train in a martial arts studio with sandbags or spar against combat partners, can be an intense physical workout. Group kickboxing classes that use sandbags as part of the workout will also elevate the degree of intensity, because of the level of exertion punching and kicking the bag requires. Cardio kickboxing group fitness, which employ kicking and punching moves but no sandbags, has comparable intensity to jogging but works a wider range of muscles while increasing strength, flexibility and coordination. Here are some of the core kickboxing moves:

  • Cross: A straight punch that you throw slightly across your body, using your dominant hand.
  • Jab: A quick, straight, face punch. Usually thrown with the non-dominant hand.
  • Uppercut: A punch thrown up from the midsection (using either hand) that connects with the underside of your opponent’s chin.
  • Hook: A curved punch (using either hand) that connects with your competitor’s jaw or chin.
  • Side kick: A kick delivered when your competitor is at an angle to you. Raise your leg to the side, then bend at the knee to deliver the kick.
  • Front kick: A kick delivered straight on while you are facing your opponent.
  • Roundhouse kick: A kick delivered by swinging a leg up in a clockwise or counterclockwise motion (depending on which leg you’re using) with momentum to strike the opponent with the instep of the foot.

What should you wear to kickboxing?

What you wear to kickboxing can vary based on the setting. For kickboxing group fitness classes that are part of a gym’s cardio class schedule, standard fitness attire is appropriate. Athletic sneakers, pants or shorts that you can comfortably kick in without getting tangled or flashing anyone, and a top that allows for easy movement when punching and jabbing are all good choices. You won’t need protective gear or gloves, as most cardio-based kickboxing classes do not use punching bags.

Kickboxing training that takes place at a martial arts studio typically requires protective gear. You may need boxing gloves (beginners may want 12-ounce or heavier gloves for more cushioning) and hand wraps that protect and support your hands under the gloves while you punch the bag. If your kickboxing training includes sparring with opponents, you’ll need a mouthguard and any protective head and body gear your studio requires. Always be sure to bring plenty of water, too.

What is a boot camp class?

Fitness boot camps are a heart-pounding way to boost your fitness level. Boot camps are led by a fitness instructor and are based on the concept of military boot camps — intensive workout programs to get new recruits into shape, quickly. Fitness boot camps encourage camaraderie, and the group momentum helps participants get through fast-paced intervals of cardio, isometric training, strength training and endurance drills. Classes may range anywhere from 30 to 60 minutes, and usually meet multiple days per week. Boot camps often run a specific duration of time, say four to six weeks, which creates a team-like environment for class members. Other boot camps run year-round and students purchase package pricing for classes, similar to subscriptions that allow them a set amount of classes per week or per month.

Boot camps can be held indoors at a gym, outdoors in a park or on a beach, in a backyard — anywhere there’s room for running, jumping and sweating. Some instructors also provide DVD and online boot camps. You can also find boot camps tailored to your heart’s desire, such as bikini boot camp, or boot camps for new mothers. Boot camps offer an intense workout and are usually led by energetic instructors pushing you to do your best, but unlike military boot camp drill sergeants, fitness boot camp instructors typically don’t use intimidation or punishment to spur you on. Check with your doctor before starting a boot camp if you have health concerns, and always let your instructor know ahead of time if you have injuries.

What do you need for kickboxing?

What you need to bring to kickboxing depends on where you are working out and what your goals are. For a gym or fitness club’s cardio-based group kickboxing class that does not use punching bags, you generally need only appropriate workout gear and enough water. For kickboxers who are training in a martial arts studio, working one-on-one with a trainer toward a specific goal or sparring with competitors, you will need your own boxing gloves (12- to 16-ounce gloves provide more protection for beginners) and hand wraps (to protect and support your hands under the gloves, as well as keep them dry). If your lessons are in a martial arts studio, you may not be permitted to wear shoes, so bring clean socks if you don’t like to go barefoot. If your training includes sparring, you may be required to wear a mouthguard and/or protective headgear. Whether you’re in a group fitness class or hardcore training session, bring a sweat towel for your comfort and the comfort of people around you.

How much is a boot camp?

The cost of fitness boot camps depends on how often you go, the package you are purchasing (or if you are paying a drop-in fee), the location of the bootcamp, the equipment the instructors provide, and the background and reputation of the instructor. Smaller towns and areas with a lower cost of living typically have lower rates for boot camp services than big cities and regions with a higher cost of living. If you’re paying per class on a drop-in basis, expect to pay anywhere from $12 to $25 or more, depending on the region and the instructor. When you purchase a package of classes, typically the more you buy at one time, the cheaper each class is. The same boot camp class might be $20 for a drop-in student, $15 for a student who pays for 10 classes per month, and $10 for a student who pays for 30 classes a month. Studio space can also affect costs, so if your boot camp takes place in a high-end gym with top-of-the-line equipment, the prices will likely be higher than a class that meets in an outdoor space with limited or no equipment. Shop around to find the right type of boot camp class and the right instructor for you.

Why hire professionals on Thumbtack?
Free to use
You never pay to use Thumbtack: Get cost estimates, contact pros, and even book the job—all for no cost.
Compare prices side-by-side
You’ll know how much your project costs even before booking a pro.
Hire with confidence
With access to 1M+ customer reviews and the pros’ work history, you’ll have all the info you need to make a hire.