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    Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center

    A Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence

    Knock Out PD Boxing

    Register Now

    Call (602) 406-3840.

    Boxing is a noncontact exercise program aimed at alleviating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. Boxing requires a combination of endurance, strength, power, speed, agility, flexibility, hand-eye coordination, and aerobic training — all of which are useful for people with Parkinson’s. Boxing classes are done in a group setting to promote camaraderie and support, as well as to maintain long-term participation in a high-intensity workout program.

    Boxing classes are divided into different levels based upon each person’s unique Parkinson’s symptoms and overall level of fitness. We require all potential boxers to complete an assessment with one of our coaches to determine the class placement that would be of greatest benefit to them.

    The fee is $30 for a six-week session. Boxing is not included in the MAPC monthly pass.

    Location Details

    Location

    Date & Time

    MAPC Community Outreach and Wellness Center
    240 West Thomas Road, Suite 302
    Phoenix, AZ 85013

    Level 1:
    Tuesdays from 5:30 PM — 7 PM
    September 5 – December 12, 2017
    January 2 – August 14, 2018

    Level 1/2:
    Tuesdays from 9:15 AM — 10:45 AM
    September 5 – December 12, 2017
    January 2 – August 14, 2018

     

    Level 4:
    Thursdays from 2:15 PM — 3:15 PM
    September 21 – December 14, 2017
    January 4 – August 16, 2018

    MAPC Community Outreach and Wellness Center
    240 West Thomas Road, Suite 302
    Phoenix, AZ 85013

    Level 1:
    Tuesdays from 5:30 PM — 7 PM
    September 5 – December 12, 2017
    January 2 – August 14, 2018

    Level 1/2:
    Tuesdays from 9:15 AM — 10:45 AM
    September 5 – December 12, 2017
    January 2 – August 14, 2018

     

    Level 4:
    Thursdays from 2:15 PM — 3:15 PM
    September 21 – December 14, 2017
    January 4 – August 16, 2018

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.