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Boxing: Starting boxing while overweight, light weights, amateur competition
light weights, amateur competition, fighting weight: Boxing is dangerous at any level and can result in brain damage and or death. Generally most injuries are minor, but you never know. Your weight is hard to determine because I do not know your bone structure. Most fighters at 5 ft. 4 in. are in the lighter...

Boxing: Starting boxing, punches, losing weight
punches, losing weight, calories: Hello JC Tussey, I don t know the whole situation at your gym but it is common especially for beginners to be taught a few punches and then left alone to get acquainted with something new. It is preferable to have a boxer start in their teens and work their...

Boxing: Starting a career, golden gloves gym, good luck jack
golden gloves gym, good luck jack, amateur boxer: Dave, Boxing locations have always been a problem because it is not a mainstream sport. Although hope is not lost. Contact the number below and ask them what you need to do in your state to fight unattached . It is not uncommon to fight without a team for...

Boxing: Starting up, alan kahn, soccor
alan kahn, soccor, boxing gym: Hi Arrash, Boxing would be a great way for you to stay in shape. In my opinion, you are never too old to start. At 20, you might even contemplate a competitive career if that is your interest, but you can certainly train and practice for fun and fitness...

Boxing: State Title?!, lightweight title, state titles
lightweight title, state titles, jose rivera: Hi Ryan, Thanks for the question. I m not too sure about state titles myself, but my research showed me the following. State titles vary in significance from state to state. Essentially, a given state s athletic commission can sanction a bout for the state...

Boxing: Stratagy..., crazy monkey, straight left
crazy monkey, straight left, guidence: Hi John, If you can t hit that head try mixing your attack with body and head. Its hard to judge everything because I m not there, but if hes pulling his head back on you, keep stepping in on him. Maybe you made an advance but you stopped, keep going and...

Boxing: Strongest Punch & Best KO, mike tyson and evander holyfield, sonny liston
mike tyson and evander holyfield, sonny liston, lewis tyson: Hi Andrew, Thanks for the questions. I remember hearing about the power-recording device you mention, but I don t know much about it. In order for that to be an effective measurement, every boxer in the world and in history would have to have recorded...

Boxing: Strongest Punch, mike tyson and evander holyfield, riddick bowe
mike tyson and evander holyfield, riddick bowe, boxing gloves: Andrew, There is a good chance that the person who holds the “strongest punch ever recorded,” never laced up a pair of boxing gloves. Of course, what a machine states regarding the velocity behind a punch and what a fighter thinks will differ. Evander Holyfield...

Boxing: Style of boxing, tip of my fingers, left hook
tip of my fingers, left hook, question thanks: Hi Devon, I think do both, be an outside guy and an inside guy. Moving are being on the outside is just turning your opponent to get a shot off while hes off balance, so long as you are balanced yourself. While your thinking of which style, hes hitting...

Boxing: Style of boxing, amateur boxer, salvador sanchez
amateur boxer, salvador sanchez, puncher: Yes, you can be a very agressive counter puncher. The fighters that are really good to review are Alexis Aurguello, and Salvador Sanchez both are mostly out of the 1970s. I am beginning to develop instuction and training videos on my website but I have just...

Boxing: Supplements or no supplements..., high protein diets, effective diets
high protein diets, effective diets, protein shakes: To drop weight effectively, there are a number of ways, but for the most part most fighters and athletes who train go on high protein diets, because the protein helps muscles repair and build. Whey protein is a good source to use as far as supplements go....

Boxing: safety, amateur boxing, tank tops
amateur boxing, tank tops, brain damage: Amateur boxing is one of the safest sports to participate in. The instances of injury or death are nominal. This is mostly due to the use of the headgear, thicker gloves, tank tops and good refereeing. For sparring, make sure you are using 14 or 16oz. gloves...

Boxing: sand bag, roundhouse kick, quality boxing
roundhouse kick, quality boxing, straight punch: Hi Canguzelis, You have a very interesting name! I have never seen that name before. Concerning a Sand Bag , I think you mean a hanging heavy bag. It attaches up above with a chain or rope and swings. These bags are used for several reasons: One...

Boxing: selfdefence/stating up, sorry the world, longer legs
sorry the world, longer legs, release moves: Hi Simon I am sorry the world seems to be picking on you! That sucks and isn t fair. Bigger people like to pick on folks that either look like or act like easy targets. Since their own ego s are shorter than you, they think dominating someone will raise...

Boxing: shouder ache, upper body workouts, alan kahn
upper body workouts, alan kahn, shoulder discomfort: If the pain is minor and not seriously interfering with your arm movement, do some range of motion activities but don t strain it. Let it rest of about a month to make sure you don t make it chronic. If it is really limiting your arm motion and hurts...

Boxing: where to sign up and what to eat and fitness, cardio, franchises
cardio, franchises, good luck: Cody, go to www.goldenglovesofamerica.com and click franchises find a gym near you..... when you go in, ask for a trainer and tell him you want to learn how to box... at home, you should start running and doing situps...cardio and abs are the two...

Boxing: signups, golden gloves, state competition
golden gloves, state competition, local club: Hi Rene, Things are alot easier if you join a club first. If you re among the best in the club then I m sure they ll send you along to the local competition. Win that, and it s the State competition and after that, on to the nationals. As a Canadian it is...

Boxing: size, bone structure, muscle weight
bone structure, muscle weight, speed advantage: Hi Sultan, you are right about bone structure in regards to holding weight. It is possible to gain weight on a small frame but it puts a lot of extra stress on your joints. Tyson was always a heavyweight, he has a large bone structure and is also short for...

Boxing: son interested in boxing, alan kahn, boxing coach
alan kahn, boxing coach, entry level students: Hello Roberto, The steps to finding a legitimate boxing trainer are basically find a dedicated boxing coach or boxing program, usually located in a dedicated boxing gym. This is essential for someone who plans of actually competing in legitimate (organized...

Boxing: southpaw boxing, southpaw boxing, foot position
southpaw boxing, foot position, right hander: Hi Terrence, I think more imortant than perfect foot position against a right hander, is controlling the fight with your front hand (right hand),lots of jabs, hooks and straight lefts. Some effective punches against a right hander if you re a southpaw...

Boxing: sparring, crooked nose, flat nose
crooked nose, flat nose, noses: Hi Tom, it really depends on the person s defense. Everyone who boxes will get hit, the difference is that guys with good head movement rarely hit hit flush. If you get hit square in the nose it is probably one of the worst things you ll ever experience....

Boxing: speed, pound weights, punch combination
pound weights, punch combination, home exercises: Hi Patrick, Speed is all in the mechanics of your punches. Get in front of the mirror at home at throw each punch by itself in slow motion. Make sure form is correct. Gradually increase your speed until you are throwing as fast as you can. Do each punch...

Boxing: speed bag, circle punch, straight punch
circle punch, straight punch, boxing training: Hi RC Welcome, and glad to hear you are considering the boxing equipment as a source of training! These are excellent pieces of equipment and can also adapt easily to the home environment. Most places have a heavy bag also, but don t worry about that. Just...

Boxing: speed bag, saint olaf college, hong kierkegaard library
saint olaf college, hong kierkegaard library, assistant football coach: Hello Gordon, Or should I say professor ? It is an honor to be asked a question by THE Gordon Marino. NOT only a former professional boxer, but a professor of philosophy, curator of the Hong Kierkegaard Library, and assistant football coach at Saint Olaf...

Boxing: speed bag, moving target, skilled activities
moving target, skilled activities, swing motion: Hi Tony Glad to hear that you just got a speed bag. I think you will find it very enjoyable. It is not as difficult as it looks or sounds. Basically you want to hit the bag repetitively to keep it going. This takes some practice and control of you power,...

Boxing: speed bag, circle punch, straight punch
circle punch, straight punch, cardiovascular endurance: HI David Sure I can make some general recommendations about speed bag exercises, but without any knowledge on your level of skill with the bag, I can t make any specific recommendations. The speed bag really works your arms and shoulders. The Triceps...

Boxing: speed bag, eye hand coordination, spine problems
eye hand coordination, spine problems, college volleyball: Hi Greg, Call me prejudiced, but I think the speed bag would fit great into your workout program, and should really help your beach volleyball. In fact, several high school and college volleyball teams utilize the speed bag to help develop faster reaction...

Boxing: speed bag, workout regime, alan kahn
workout regime, alan kahn, bible: Hi Greg, I would recommend a 7x10 or 8x11 for a beginner. Read about them here. Here is a link to them http://store.titleboxing.com/titlespeedbags1.html ..and read about speedbag sizes here. http://www.speedbagcentral.com/Equipment_SpeedBagParts.html#C...

Boxing: speed bag, online auction sites, moderate skill
online auction sites, moderate skill, speed bags: Hello alejandro I am not sure what You mean by putting up the speed bag, except perhaps how to set one up. Speed Bags come in two basic styles. First, those that hang on a wall, or second, those that attach are are part of a freestanding floor frame...

Boxing: speed bag, alan kahn, speedbag
alan kahn, speedbag, boxing websites: HI Rich We Love beginners! Welcome to the joys of using the speed bag. I have an entire website dedicated to teaching speed bag basics, called SpeedBagCentral.com. here is a link to the introduction page. http://www.speedbagcentral.com/SpeedBagBasics_Introduction.html...

Boxing: speed bag, alan kahn, teardrop shape
alan kahn, teardrop shape, titleboxing: I really like the shape of the Titleboxing speedbags http://store.titleboxing.com/titlespeedbags1.html I just like the teardrop shape. I think they rebound better than the longer narrower types. and I like the size, shape and price of this Double...

Boxing: speed bag, alan kahn, body coordination
alan kahn, body coordination, muscle tension: HI Ryan, The speed bag has many benefits (follow this link) http://www.speedbagcentral.com/ssp/introduction#A Physically, it mainly effects your upper body coordination and hand speed, but can have a positive effect on any other rhythmic based activity...

Boxing: speed bag I-beam mount, alan kahn, brackets
alan kahn, brackets, bolts: Hi Mark, Actually I have never really seen a speed bag board mounted directly to an I-Beam only. I believe you could put the board up with bolts through the I-beam edges, but it would be difficult to mount the swivel, as well as stabilize the board edges...

Boxing: "speed bag bible" and training video, alan kahn, ringside boxing
alan kahn, ringside boxing, bible training: Hi Daniel. You can order The Speed Bag Bible Book & Training Program from several online sources. TitleBoxing: Book http://store.titleboxing.com/speedbagbible.html DVD http://store.titleboxing.com/speed-bag-bible-video.html Ringside Boxing...

Boxing: speed bag champion, international competitions, seidman center
international competitions, seidman center, precise reason: Hello Bob, Thanks for the positive feedback about The Speed Bag Bible comprehensive training program. I developed it for the precise reason you indicated. There was NO training information available about how it works or how to learn it. I am very...

Boxing: speed bag instructions, alan kahn, light punch
alan kahn, light punch, fitness activity: Hi Barbara Glad to hear that you have chosen the speed bag as a fitness activity! I can refer you to a few websites with information, but first let me emphasize a couple of the biggest things for you as a beginner. First, get the bag set to the correct...

Boxing: speed bag mount with large metal ring, alan kahn, equipment menu
alan kahn, equipment menu, ebay: Hi Tom, Yes, rebound rings are a different type of mount and you don t see it much anymore. They were a lot more popular years ago but seem to have fallen out of favor. The problem with a metal rebound ring is that the radius of the ring limits the size...

Boxing: speed bag platform setup, alan kahn, shoulder level
alan kahn, shoulder level, x13: Hi nate Glad to hear you got a new speedbag. Let s see if I can answer your questions. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 1.what dimensions should the platform be? Most board are either 24in and 36in. The 36in is better for larger bags....

Boxing: speed bag platforms, inch plywood, carpet surface
inch plywood, carpet surface, wood studs: Hi Michael, Yuu can make your own board, and it doesn t have to be round. Any shape will work as long as the holes line up with the horizontal pieces that attach to the board. The cheaper boards seem to give off a higher more annoying pitched sound. If...

Boxing: speed bag repair, bladder replacement, alan kahn
bladder replacement, alan kahn, vinyl models: Hi Chad Here is a picture of your bag. I also have several of these. http://www.pricegrabber.com/search_getprod.php/masterid=4108201 It can come in RED or BROWN Color. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ If it is leaking air you will...

Boxing: speed bag set-up/instruction, small screws, spare bedroom
small screws, spare bedroom, proper position: Hi Stephanie, Congratulations on getting a speed bag for the home! I have two up myself. One in the Garage and one in a spare bedroom. You will find it to be a great addition to your home based workouts. Now to answer your questions. when you say...

Boxing: speed bag set-up, alan kahn, skill levels
alan kahn, skill levels, stephanie: I apologize if I missed a question. I did not see it. ..How high should the bag be set for the users height? I find the best way to adjust the speed bag is to adjust the board up or down to bring the belly of the bag (fastest part around) to be...

Boxing: speed bag setup, alan kahn, shape thanks
alan kahn, shape thanks, nose area: Hi bill, It does matter how high you put the bag because if it is at the wrong height you will practice an incorrect punching motion, and be limited in what combinations you can do. To find the best height, stand in you normal speed bag punching position....

Boxing: speed bag setup, circle punch, straight punch
circle punch, straight punch, s hook: Hi Maus, It sounds like your son has an open Ball-hook swivel. By the way, I use ball hook swivels exclusively and this happens to me occassionally also. I have caught this happening on video numberous times. The bag coming off the S hook is a very...

Boxing: speed bag sizes, alan kahn, titleboxing
alan kahn, titleboxing, speed bags: Hi Chris, I think I saw your post on http://www.speedbagforums.com about the same subject. Speed bag sizes, such as 9x6 and 6x9 mean the same thing. Different manufactures list by the larger number first, some by the smaller. But although the SIZE...

Boxing: speed bag swivel setup, retaining ring pliers, alan kahn
retaining ring pliers, alan kahn, auto part stores: HI Cory. Sounds like you got a chainlink swivel, because you have two bars with a locking pin to hold them together. If that is the case you need to understand the parts and know how to take it apart. I created a special page to explain swivel...

Boxing: speed bag swivel, true rebound, mitch allen
true rebound, mitch allen, striking techniques: HI Mitch Thanks for the compliment. and the best part for me is knowing that YOU can really learn to control the bag like that also. It is not that difficult. Mitch, All it really takes is understanding of how the bag works, and then practice the basic...

Boxing: speed bag technique, 10 minute workouts, memphis state university
10 minute workouts, memphis state university, time in memphis: HI Archibald, I spent a long time in Memphis. Graduated from MSU (back when it was Memphis State University) three times. Lots of great memories up that way, AND that is where I learned the Speed Bag. On Memphis State Campus. OK. for A I suggest...

Boxing: speed bag technique, heavy bag workouts, alan kahn
heavy bag workouts, alan kahn, website speed: Hi Cory, I am glad you are starting out on the speed bag and want to learn the right way. Here is an article I wrote for people who are new to the bag. http://www.rossboxing.com/thegym/thegym20.htm and here is a link to my website speed bag central...

Boxing: speed bag techniques, punch techniques, arm motions
punch techniques, arm motions, body motions: Yes I have videos in either VHS or DVD format. there is a SINGLE TWO HOUR VIDEO that covers all 24 techniques. this is available from many sources. http://store.titleboxing.com/speed-bag-bible-video.html http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/096418270X/104-8877220-2091116...

Boxing: speed bag training, boxing punches, video clip link
boxing punches, video clip link, boxing tips: Hi Jason, Everybody is a beginner at some time! Welcome to the world of speed bag. Yes, the bag hits the board every time you punch it, and several times when you don t. (this is called the swinging rebounds) The best advice to learn to use it...

Boxing: speed bag training, rhythmic expression, home economy
rhythmic expression, home economy, fitness benefits: Hello Doug, I am glad to hear you are taking your new physical activity seriously. The speed bag can do a lot of things for you that will help in boxing, AND any other sport you play. here is a link to the Benefits of Speed Bag Training that I have...

Boxing: speed bag, definitive sound, fitness routine
definitive sound, fitness routine, repetitive movements: Hi Michael The speed bag can be perplexing, however it is really pretty simple to understand. It is NOT that difficult to learn, it just takes a little practice. Basically, it helps you develop rhythm and timing of repetitive movements. Ideally, you...

Boxing: speed training and uppercuts, dumb bells, natural exercise
dumb bells, natural exercise, dumbells: The movement for speed bag is not a natural exercise movement so be careful. If you use light weight it may be okay but if it detracts from form then do not do it. Certainly nothing heavier than what maybe a training glove would weigh. Thanks, Jo...

Boxing: speed, hand speed, puncher
hand speed, puncher, punches: To develope hand speed the double end bag works very well for combination punches and the speed bag will help also. Power is in your technique and turning on your punches. It also helps to incorporate some weight lifting to develope more power. Jo...

Boxing: speedbag record, alan kahn, vidio clip
alan kahn, vidio clip, record attempt: Hello Steve, As far a an official speed bag record concerning who is the fastest ( recognized by Guinness? ). I don t know. I don t know of any speed bag record attempt based on speed, and quite frankly that would be very difficult to create. There are...

Boxing: speedbag, air bladders, alan kahn
air bladders, alan kahn, air bladder: Hi Gren, I have used store bought speed bags all of my career, and never considered making one. The ones I have used and taken apart are fairly complicated, with 5 panels of leather stitched together in a smooth fit, along with an air bladder fitted...

Boxing: speedball, home gym equipment, argos co
home gym equipment, argos co, static product: Hi Thomas, I am not familiar with the Bryan Speedball set personally, but a web search finds this: http://www.argos.co.uk/static/Product/partNumber/3022690/Trail/C%24cip%3D42222.Sports+and+leisure%3EC%24cip%3D42273.Home+gym+equipment%3EC%24cip%3D42287.Boxing+equipment.htm...

Boxing: Where do i start?, amateur boxer, golden gloves
amateur boxer, golden gloves, gym trainer: Kirby, Go to goldenglovesofamerica.com and click franchises on the left. Find a location near you. When you go in to the gym ask for a trainer and tell them you would like to box. You will get a trainer and likely workout about 3 days a week. Golden Gloves...

Boxing: Where to start, boxing clubs, neighbouring towns
boxing clubs, neighbouring towns, boxing club: Hey Sean, first things first. Start searching the white and yellow pages in your home town for boxing clubs. That s what you re looking for, a Boxing Club. Hopefully, there s more than one but don t be surprised that there isn t any! You may have to search...

Boxing: how to start amateur boxing, usaboxing org, gyms in jersey city
usaboxing org, gyms in jersey city, local gyms: Hi Mohammad, Thanks for the questions. In order to compete as an amateur boxer, you ll need to register with USA Boxing. To do so, go to this web address and follow the directions: http://www.usaboxing.org/10_1577.htm You don t need a personal trainer,...

Boxing: can I start boxing now, personal places, boxing clubs
personal places, boxing clubs, casual stroll: Yes and it s just to find a place where they box. Look in the yellow pages. If you find a club, find out when they re open, take a casual stroll down there and get some info. First of all, do they have any program for Cadet or young boxers? What are the dues...

Boxing: start boxing, fitness stores, yellow pages
fitness stores, yellow pages: Hey Daniel, You have to find a club near you. That s the hard part. Check the yellow pages or ask around at fitness stores, they usually know what s going on in town. When you find one, it s just to wander in and say I m here to learn how to box. They ll...

Boxing: how to start up boxing, muscular endurance, excercies
muscular endurance, excercies, jump rope: Marc, The weight training your are doing is very beneficial to boxing. The more muscle the better. Although, remember to stay flexible and do plenty of stretching before and after your workouts. You will not lose any muscle as long as you continue to at...

Boxing: How do i start?, registration chairperson, amateur boxers
registration chairperson, amateur boxers, amateur boxing: Hi Angine, Thanks for the question, and I hope your Thanksgiving was a happy one! To get involved in amateur boxing, you ll need to register as an athlete with USA Boxing. Wherever you live, there is what is known as a Local Boxing Committee (LBC) that...

Boxing: Just getting started, boxing gyms, amateur boxers
boxing gyms, amateur boxers, amateur boxer: Hi Joe, the first thing I would look for is a Golden Gloves in your area. It is even worth it if you have to drive a few miles, within reason of course. You will learn the true sport at a GG. GG is a charitable organization that survives on fund raisers, donations...

Boxing: Just getting started, quality leather gloves, jabs
quality leather gloves, jabs, punches: Hi Adam, I recommend 30 second drills on your bag. This nonstop straight punches at 75% speed and power for 30 seconds.... rest for 30 and then back on for 30...start with 6 sets and work your way up to 10...then switch to 1 minute drills doing 4 and work...

Boxing: getting started, dangerous sport, brain damage
dangerous sport, brain damage, no doubt: Zach, there is no doubt that boxing is a dangerous sport. It is possible to sustain injuries. Most will heal up in time but there is a possibility of serious injury although it be rare, it is possible. Eery precaution is taken to prevent injuries of all sorts....

Boxing: getting started, amateur boxer, golden gloves
amateur boxer, golden gloves, eggs in one basket: Hi Erica, I would suggest going to goldenglovesofamerica.com and click on franchises . Find a location near you. Golden gloves is a non profit so training is free. He will have to register as a USA amateur boxer to compete in tournaments. This is run about...

Boxing: getting started, kung fu masters, martial arts experts
kung fu masters, martial arts experts, amateurboxing: If you are going to compete in sanctioned events, you will need to have a registered and certified coach in your corner. I also don t recommend training yourself, especially with partners who are not familiar with the amateur Olympic-style boxing. If you...

Boxing: how do you get started to box, boxing gyms, amateur boxing
boxing gyms, amateur boxing, usa boxing: Hi Bryson, Thanks for the question. To get started in amateur boxing, you ll need to register with USA Boxing, and get connected with a local registered boxing gym. To find out where registered amateur boxing gyms are in your area, go to www.usaboxing.org...

Boxing: Getting started in boxing, personal journey, bad shape
personal journey, bad shape, heavyweight division: Hi Chris, Thanks for the questions. I ll preface this by reasserting that I m not a coach or a personal trainer, and most of your questions would seem to be most appropriately be directed to someone who is. I can t really provide an educated answer on...

Boxing: How would I get started I'm..., boxing gyms, boxing coach
boxing gyms, boxing coach, amateur boxing: Hi Shawn, Thanks for the question. I d recommend that you get in touch with a local boxing coach and start having conversations about what you d like to accomplish in boxing (recreation, competition, fitness, etc.) To find out where registered amateur...

Boxing: getting started, weight gloves, heavybags
weight gloves, heavybags, speed bags: Hi Josh, If you have just started your training, I assume you have a coach? If not, you NEED one. Unsupervisored sparring is not a good idea. If you do have a coach, I would ask him what gloves he/she might recommend. There are way too many styles, types...

Boxing: starting, workout plan, bench press
workout plan, bench press, boxing lessons: Hello Bill, Light weight and high reps on all exercises. You want to be lean but not bulky for boxing. I would do bench press, military press, curls, tricep extensions, lat pulldown, leg press and calf raises. Triceps, forearms, back, abs and calves are...

Boxing: Just starting to box, golden gloves, old girl
golden gloves, old girl, sabrina: Hi Sabrina, I recommend locating a golden gloves in your area. They have the best trainers and they are a solid organization that s been around for decades. It s also free. Go to goldenglovesofamerica.com and click on franchises on the left. There will be...

Boxing: starting boxing, athelete, bad habits
athelete, bad habits, smoker: Tommy: 17 is just fine to start but unless you are drug free and don t smoke, I would not recommend that you take up boxing. A good fighter is the most in conditioned athelete in the world. Quit the bad habits then find a good trainer, and good luck....

Boxing: starting boxing, raw eggs, hand injuries
raw eggs, hand injuries, question thanks: Hi James, milk and raw eggs mostly contain protein for building muscle. For stamina you need to focus more on carbs. This would be all your vegetables and also pasta. Milk is fine during training but the day before and the day of the fight your should...

Boxing: starting boxing, high protein diet, atkins diet
high protein diet, atkins diet, exercise routine: The best way to lose excess body fat is a high protein diet that restricts excessive carbohydrates such as starches and sugars and instead concentrates on high protein such as meats, soy, and egg type proteins. All this with a solid exercise routine should...

Boxing: starting a boxing career, amateurboxing, physical shape
amateurboxing, physical shape, amateur competition: Are you interested in amateur or pro? If pro, you can contact your state s athletic commission and get a referral to a pro gym. If amateur (and you really should spend a couple of years in amateur competition), please email me at mel@amateurboxing.com and...

Boxing: starting boxing for the first time, good luck jack, healthy lungs
good luck jack, healthy lungs, pain in the butt: Hi Chris, absolutely... 21 is a good age to start... boxing is the perfect sport to help your overall conditiong. It involves every muscle group and it requires excellent conditioning. As far as your smoking, boxing will be tremendous in helping you quit....

Boxing: starting up a boxing gym, golden gloves, insurance reasons
golden gloves, insurance reasons, initial injury: Steve, I would highly recommend getting in touch with Golden Gloves of Amercia (put it in a search engine and go to their website) about starting a franchise. Since Golden Gloves is a charity you can accept donations and get grants for your program. Plus...

Boxing: starting a boxing program, boxing program, membership link
boxing program, membership link, boxing gym: Hi Randy, Thanks for the question. In order to run an amateur boxing program in the United States, all involved entities must be registered with USA Boxing. The entities would be all coaches, boxers, and the gym itself. To determine who you need to contact...

Boxing: starting boxing training, alan kahn, water core
alan kahn, water core, body workout: HI Dean, Boxing is a great total boxing workout and that training will help you in many other sports. The 80-lb bag should be plenty of weight. A canvas convering is old school and most people now favor the more cushioned foam lined water core, but the...

Boxing: starting boxing, alan kahn, strength workout
alan kahn, strength workout, rossboxing: HI Mike. there are many tips to provide for fitness and stamina. I can t hope to list them all, so I will post some links to some useful information for you. I am assuming you punchbag is a heavybag, not a speed bag, so some of these will refer to heavybag...

Boxing: starting a career, gg events, golden gloves
gg events, golden gloves, career question: Matt, I have seen England compete in international GG events so I would assume they have GG. Although I would write the website I suggested an email to make sure they have their own franchises. Some countries have different age limits as well. They should...

Boxing: starting out, state registration requirements, hard core fitness
state registration requirements, hard core fitness, fitness workouts: Hi Trevor, It is a young man s dream to pursue a career in the Ring. Many people have it - but few ultimately attain it. Probably not because of lack of skill, but lack of good coaching and guidance in the business of Boxing, along with some dwindling...

Boxing: strange strategies, straight shots, street fight
straight shots, street fight, punches: Adam, First let me start by saying that I don t spar my fighters unless they have a good idea how to box and control themselves. If someone is inexperienced and I ve shown them the fundamentals I like to put them in with a experienced guy. Two non experience...

Boxing: strength training, high protein foods, josh brown
high protein foods, josh brown, leg work: If you want to add weight to your body you need to increase the weight that you use in the gym, and work the bigger muscles and concentrate less on the smaller more detailed muscles. Examples work chest back arms legs and by the way do plenty of leg work....

Boxing: struggling with waiting for a fight., womans body, offensive skills
womans body, offensive skills, doing the right thing: Are you talking about competing as an amateur or as a pro? Most coaches won t put a boxer in competition until they have had at least 8 months of training so your trainer sounds like one who is doing the right thing. Can you tell me what kind of incident...

Boxing: suitable for boxing?, wiegh, caloric intake
wiegh, caloric intake, food intake: Hey Mark, Sure, tall is good. At the moment you are around the welterweight class (Light a pound or two) but at 6 feet and only sixteen I would guess the weight might go up in the next few years. If you start training, your problem will be keeping the weight...

Boxing: sweet spot, physical mechanics, kind names
physical mechanics, kind names, iron chin: Hi Mindelle, I m not sure how to elaborate more on my previous answer....are you asking specifically if I agree with the UFC announcer? It seems as though he and I said pretty much the same thing for the most part. The fighter with the iron chin he...

Boxing: which swivel to buy?, hook design, s hook
hook design, s hook, boxing gear: HI Dave. Sounds like you are on your way to a really good speed bag setup. Yes, I do recommend a Ballhook swivel design. Again, it is the only swivel I have ever used (...and I have used just about all of them) that does NOT influence the bag rebound...

Boxing: swollen injuries above the eye, cutman, metal tool
cutman, metal tool, swollen eye: Hi Jason, The practice of cutting a swelling open during a bout could only occur in the movies (it happened in Rocky). Swelling around an eye is not necessarily a big problem for a boxer unless the boxer s vision in impacted. However, if a cornerman were...

Boxing: Tampa Instruction, personal instruction, tampa area
personal instruction, tampa area, gyms: Josh: If you are looking for one on one instruction that is what I do and I am in the Tampa area. Go to my website at www.boxingdoneright.com to see if this what you are looking for. As far as gyms go in the Tampa area I can recommend some, such as the...

Boxing: Thai Heavy Bag Problems, ken kronenberg, alan kahn
ken kronenberg, alan kahn, ringside boxing: Hello Sensei, I am not real familiar with the full length Thai Bags, for I have not personally trained with them. In my HapKido days we used a lot of low kicks, but had special lowly hung bags for them. Very soft also, if I remember correctly.... I can...

Boxing: Thinking about becoming an amateur boxer, golden gloves gym, boxing workouts
golden gloves gym, boxing workouts, training regimes: Hi Scott, First order of business is to start running regular. If your overweight or you have lost muscle start hitting the weights 3 times a week on the off days from running. I would run 3 days at 3 miles a pop. You need to incorporate some pushups and...

Boxing: Thinking about boxing, golden gloves, mid section
golden gloves, mid section, headgear: Hi Daniel, It sounds like you have all the tools to be a good fighter. I would continue to train at home on the heavybag, running and excercising the mid section. You can worry about your speed later. The important thing is that you have power and power...

Boxing: Thinking of taking up amateur boxing, tricep extensions, amateur boxer
tricep extensions, amateur boxer, bench press: Hi David, you have chosen a great sport to compete in. Boxing is one of the greatest challenges you ll ever face but you ll love every second of it. You have a great plan of wanting to get into better shape before entering. I can help. You are still growing...

Boxing: TITLE BELTS, alan kahn, title belts
alan kahn, title belts, title boxing: Hi Anthony, That is a good question. To tell you the truth, I have no idea.... I d contact Ringside or title boxing about that. they may make or sell those belts. Sorry I don t know that one. Good luck in your search sincerely, Alan Kahn...

Boxing: Time is of the Essence!, impressive amateur career, fruits vegetables
impressive amateur career, fruits vegetables, shadow boxing: Sean, You sound determined and ready to go. I suggest you get to a golden gloves and start asking around for someone to manage your career. You might also go to some gym websites and ask about managers. You will have to compile a record to start fighting...

Boxing: Time, golden gloves, usa boxing
golden gloves, usa boxing, amateurboxing: I don t give out contacts phone numbers on open forums. Please email me at mel@amateurboxing.com, remind me you live in New Jersey and I ll send you a contact who can refer you to an amateur gym in your area. It won t necessarily be a Golden Gloves gym,...

Boxing: Title Fight, split decision, title fight
split decision, title fight, champ: Hi Stephen, If I undestand the question correctly, you are asking if the champion can lose his belt in a unanimous or split decision? the answer is yes...the champ can lose his belt by losing a decision... in the case of a draw, the champ retains his...

Boxing: Tournaments, amateurboxing, usa boxing
amateurboxing, usa boxing, underground boxing: Underground boxing is illegal per USA Boxing s rules. If you want to participate in sanctioned shows and tournaments in Georgia, you will need to be registered with USA Boxing and must have a registered and certified coach in your corner. Please email...

Boxing: Traditional South paw stance?, south paw, power punch
south paw, power punch, boxing stance: hi justin, actually you have quite an advantage as a lefty against a righty. Most righthanders train against other righty s, so when they fight a lefty everything is coming in at a different angle and it conpletely throws off their game. For instance, where...

Boxing: Trainer's License, referee application, professional referee
referee application, professional referee, passport size: Hi Eric, I believe the information on this link below for California boxing License will help you. http://www.dca.ca.gov/csac/licensing/process.htm ****************************** *Second/Trainer* Application Fee of $50 2 Photographs...

Boxing: Trainers, true focus, undivided attention
true focus, undivided attention, footwork: Hi Jojo, This is very good question. There are several thing to look for. You want a guy who is passionate about coaching and cares about your success. You will see it in his eyes when he gives you instructions. You can tell he s really into it. He s not...

Boxing: Trainers, amateurboxing, amateur background
amateurboxing, amateur background, pro boxing: You will definitely be a better pro boxer if you have at least 3 to 5 years of an amateur background. Most pro boxing commissions require a set amount of amateur bouts or years prior to licensing. Amateur boxing will teach you the basic skills to prepare...

Boxing: Trainers, good communicator, credentials
good communicator, credentials, boxer: Look at the trainers credentials. Who has he trained, and the level of success of those fighters. Make sure that he or she is not only a trainer but a very good communicator that can instruct and teach at the same time. Also it may help to get references...

Boxing: Trainers, boxer
boxer: Hi Jojo, Well its not easy to find a good trainer there are a lot of wannabe out there. I think there or more of those than good trainers. But when looking there should be a lot of qualities. Number one and most important someone looking out for your well...

Boxing: Trainers, alan kahn, pep talk
alan kahn, pep talk, ultimate trust: Hi Jojo. For your question, I would say to choose the best trainer for you: (1) previous record of success (2) Trust as a person (3) rapport with him. First, Winners usually produce winners. If a trainer has had several TOP boxers from various weight...

Boxing: Training, local boxing gyms, kenny weldon
local boxing gyms, kenny weldon, boxing instructor: Yes you do have to learn the art of boxing first. You can learn it from another boxing trainer or instructor or you can learn from books and or videos. I do sell a boxing instruction video set on my website at www.boxingdoneright.com These videos are being...

Boxing: Training, boxing gyms, guys do it all the time
boxing gyms, guys do it all the time, usa boxing: Edgar, this is common among many boxers... boxing is just not big enough to have a gym in every town... guys normally travel to a gym once or twice a week and then work on their own to perfect the skills they learned.... your other option is to train at home...

Boxing: Training, gain confidence, major surgery
gain confidence, major surgery, half a mile: Very carefully, since you have been out of it for awhile. First of all make sure that you have total clearance from your doctor, then start back slowly. In fact you make start by walking a mile, then walk faster once you feel comfortable, then walk half...

Boxing: Training, shadowboxing, foot speed
shadowboxing, foot speed, bodyfat: Hi Joe, the main thing is to get the cardio back up to par. I don t know how out of shape you are or even if your out of shape at all but I would get my bodyfat down under 15% to get back into the ring an have a goal of around 8%. Unless you are a heavyweight...

Boxing: Training and diet, dumbell shoulder presses, protein shakes
dumbell shoulder presses, protein shakes, torn muscles: Hi Jason, Treasure being skinny because it doesn t last long. I m not a huge weight fan for boxing but I don t rule it out just lots of reps. If you read our credentials you will see that I mainly deal with techniques in boxing, but will try to answer as...

Boxing: Training in the Morning, high protein diet, energy supplements
high protein diet, energy supplements, pedialyte: Energy supplements along with vitimans such as B-12 should help your energy level also some fighters like to drink some pedialyte prior to training. As far as weight loss there are many great diets that work if you stick to them. I prefer a high protein...

Boxing: Training, kenny weldon, butch harmon
kenny weldon, butch harmon, ross enamait: Hi James, I will try to answer your questions. you asked: ..I was wondering since I was trained by one of the best trainers in the country, and I know the routine he teaches, (1) can I do the workout at home and still expect moderate gains in...

Boxing: Trouble with infighting, tight situations, time joe
tight situations, time joe, sparring partner: I can definitely help. First of all keep moving one way while inside this alone will eliminate some of the punches that he lands. When standing still he can throw lefts, rights, and uppercuts with both hands. By moving say to your right you can expect left...

Boxing: Turning pro, irish police, army team
irish police, army team, team coach: Hi Wayne - Four bouts is not enough experience to turn pro. You should have at least two or three years of competition. I think it would be a good idea for you to try and make the Army team and box for them until you have the experience you need. I also hope...

Boxing: technique, champion fighters, long necks
champion fighters, long necks, body shots: Hi Sean, To answer your question, your frame is ideal for boxing. With your Height a lot of guys have to get in on you regardless of whether your susceptible to body shots. I know quiet a few champion fighters who have a long necks and take a punch well,...

Boxing: Can you tell me how much one..., amateur boxers, championship caliber
amateur boxers, championship caliber, professional boxer: Hi Ines, Thanks for writing. Amateur boxers do not receive compensation, and the amount professional boxers make varies greatly depending on the circumstance. A totally unknown pro club fighter might make $100 per round, while a well-established championship...

Boxing: testing power, punch power, power punch
punch power, power punch, punching power: Hello Sanju, I m doing well thanks. I wish there was a technical device that could measure your punching power but as of today there is nothing out there. Although I did figure out a way to measure if your punching power has improved. Set up a video camera,...

Boxing: Do you think i could succed in boxing, world champs, punches
world champs, punches, bodybuilders: Hi Dominic, My question to you is do you think you have a chance? I would take a tall lean fighter over any fighter and you would ask why? I think taller fighters have reach and leverage on their punches. Believe it or not tall fighters if trained right...

Boxing: I was thinking of what size..., amateur boxing, boxers
amateur boxing, boxers, gloves: Hi Johnny, Thanks for the question. In amateur boxing, the size of competition gloves is 10 oz. for boxers weighing up to 152 lbs., and 12 oz. for all boxers over 152 lbs. I hope this helps, Johnny. Thanks again for writing! Regards, Lia...

Boxing: how do i throw a jab faster, alan kahn, boxing stance
alan kahn, boxing stance, face front: Hi Cameron, Yes, I think the speed bag can help you jabbing. Adjust the normal face-front speed bag punching position to your normal Boxing Stance. From this stance, pratice doing jab combinations. doubles, triples etc. Do them with 3 rebounds inbetween...

Boxing: throwing punches, power punches, hi adam
power punches, hi adam, jabs: Hi Adam, Good Question! This might be a long one. To begin with I always like a little more weight on front leg for faster explosion forward. Most of the time I think it is best if the situation is right to take a short step forward when throwing the...

Boxing: timing is off, nerve conduction test, alan kahn
nerve conduction test, alan kahn, cervical plexus: HI Super Joe It is difficult to tell what is causing your stated slowness in your right, but if you have wicked power , then it can t be too bad, for power comes from speed. Perhaps you mean that your right hits HARD with a lot of force, but not a lot...

Boxing: title fight from the late 1980s, frakes, title fight
frakes, title fight, suitable replacement: Hi Amy, Thanks for the questions. I m not familiar with a boxer named Mark Frakes; if you can come up with a little more additional information, such as a specific year or site, I might be able to track the fight down. The chain of events that occurs...

Boxing: How to train and make an effective flicker..., thomas hearns, heavy weights
thomas hearns, heavy weights, exercises to increase speed: The double end bag is a great tool to develope speed and can also be used for slipping. The maize ball, or slip ball, however you want to call it is for slipping skills. Your fighting distance is to stand in the position and put your fist on someones shoulder...

Boxing: trainer question, heavyweight contender, scarce commodity
heavyweight contender, scarce commodity, work question: You do have somewhat of a problem being in Washington, however Joe Hipp a top heavyweight contender is from Yakima. You might want to do a search on www.boxinggyms.com under the state of Washington and find a gym that is local and from there you can get some...

Boxing: training, chris carnes, arm curls
chris carnes, arm curls, major muscle groups: Hello Chris, I m afraid I can t really answer you question very well for a few reasons. 1. I don t know how old you are. 2. I don t know what, if any, boxing or fitness experience you have. 3. I don t know you current physical condition. You might...

Boxing: training, bodyweight exercises, bodyweight training
bodyweight exercises, bodyweight training, ross enamait: Hi Jake, Since you ..want to box to get in good shape You could workout with dumbells, weights and bodyweight exercises. Any of those types exercises will help you. If you want to use boxing for conditioning, then there are some very good program...

Boxing: training, alan kahn, boxing workouts
alan kahn, boxing workouts, lone wolf: Hi Alex. In my opinion, it is never to old to start boxing workouts. As far as starting a career in competetive boxing,I know people that are starting to compete for the first time in their 40 s (Master s division). So I would say NO, it is not to...

Boxing: training, weightroom, bodypart
weightroom, bodypart, complex carbs: Hi Aaron, they hit the weightroom ....every bodypart is worked for overall strength. Usually no more than 3 sets per bodypart for 3 days a week. The diet must consist of lots of protein and complex carbs. No carbs two hours before bed and up early for...

Boxing: training, amateur boxer, amateur boxers
amateur boxer, amateur boxers, ring time: I think you pretty much still have to at least be in contact with a boxing gym. While you certainly get a leg up by training at home, you still need tons of time in a ring to minimize stress and you also need tons of sparring to see what works and doesn t...

Boxing: training, speedbag, best of luck
speedbag, best of luck, tyson: Hi Sultan, That is called a slip bag. It may have other names but that is what I have always known it as. It is slightly smaller than a speedbag and it is weighted at the bottom. You are right, it is to improve your head movement. To be more specific, it...

Boxing: training, national golden gloves, amateur title
national golden gloves, amateur title, olympic team: Hello Matthew, When you turn pro would be a decision you and your trainer would make together. At 14 I would fight amateur until I was around 21 or 22. Try to get over 100 fights on your record. I would also try and win a national golden gloves title or...

Boxing: training equipment, boxing training program, alan kahn
boxing training program, alan kahn, ringside boxing: Hi David, What things to start sparring? That really depends on a few issues. I would not recommend sparring without being enrolled in a boxing training program, having an equally prepared opponent and at least one coach supervising the activity. It...

Boxing: training for a fight, fight drink, mirror work
fight drink, mirror work, jump rope: Hi Doug, I would get a total of 20 to 25 rounds in overall. This does not include jump rope. Stay on the weights until the week before the fight. Stretch out for 10 minutes....Jump rope for 15 minutes...Get 8 rounds on the heavybag, 6 rounds of footwork...

Boxing: training methods, different training methods, amateur ranks
different training methods, amateur ranks, punches: The training for amateurs and professionals has some similarities however, for the pros you are basically training for more rounds depending how advanced you are. Also your techniques vary because in the pros the power becomes more of a factor than the amateurs....

Boxing: training methods, local gym, workouts
local gym, workouts, aj: Aj, I suggest that a trip to a local gym where you can watch what goes on and a sk a few questions and take a few photos will give you a better mark on your paper than me or Mel just giving you the answers. Maybe even take a few lessons and use your experience...

Boxing: training program, summertime in texas, rhythmic variations
summertime in texas, rhythmic variations, handy skill: Hi Brendan, I too have a speed bag in my garage. Boy summertime in Texas makes for some hot workouts. The speed bag should be an excellent cross training exercise for you. Without knowing your skill level, it would be hard to create a specific workout...

Boxing: training, kenny weldon, alan kahn
kenny weldon, alan kahn, showtime boxing: Hi Sheraz, Houston is a great boxing town! One of the best trainers in the fight game has a gym in houston. I don t know the exact name of the gym, but the trainers name is Kenny Weldon. He has coached a lot of amatuer and Pro fighters, particularly...

Boxing: How do I turn pro?, phone directory white pages, boxing promoter
phone directory white pages, boxing promoter, amateur experience: Hi Rick, Thanks for the questions. You need to contact your state s athletic commission to inquire about specific steps toward attaining a professional boxing license. In general, you ll need to fill out an application (with the attendant fee, of course),...

Boxing: Uncertified Trainer, boxing gyms, amateur boxing
boxing gyms, amateur boxing, usa boxing: Hi Kaleb, Thanks for the question. You ll want to make sure that the boxer gets registered with USA Boxing, and connected with a certified coach/gym. His participation in the undocumented bouts would have to completely cease at that point, but it sounds...

Boxing: Undisputed Champion, lennox lewis, undisputed champ
lennox lewis, undisputed champ, undisputed champion: Hi Tiffani, Thanks for the question. Undisputed is a term that has tended to lose some of its meaning in recent years, for the reasons you discussed in your question. What it should mean is that no one (including the various sanctioning bodies like the...

Boxing: Upcoming Fight, matt skelton, danny williams
matt skelton, danny williams, bouts: Hi Tan, Thanks for the questions. I expect the Morales - Pacquiao fight to go the same way as the original. Morales is just a little to big and polished for Manny, so I d expect another decision win for Morales. I know virtually nothing about Matt...

Boxing: USA Boxing Coach, registration chairperson, boxing coach
registration chairperson, boxing coach, usa boxing: Hi John, Thanks for the question. You need to register with your Local Boxing Committee (LBC) through USA Boxing. To locate your LBC registration chairperson, go to www.usaboxing.org, and click on the membership link. Find your geographical area, and there...

Boxing: USA Boxing officials, national golden gloves, usa boxing
national golden gloves, usa boxing, steve thanks: Hi Steve, Thanks for the question. Once an official has attained the proper certification level, and a recommendation from the local chief-of-officials, he or she is eligible to work a national tournament of the type you described. The actual assignments...

Boxing: Using a Carabiner to Hang a Heavy Bag?, i beam, biner
i beam, biner, carabiner: Hi Nate, yes, the biner will work fine, just make sure it is heavy duty. Also, on an unrelated note, when you hang the bag keep in mind that the further away from the hanging point the bag is, the more it will swing. You want it to swing a little bit but...

Boxing: Using the medicine ball for female boxers, female boxers, medicine ball
female boxers, medicine ball, dropping the ball: Hi Martin, yes it is safe for females.... but rather than dropping the ball into there stomach I would have them stand up and guide the ball into there stomach without letting go....we do this to eliminate that one ball that gets away from you and goes too...

Boxing: usa boxing entry, golden gloves tournament, registration chairperson
golden gloves tournament, registration chairperson, usa boxing: Hi Dennis, Thanks for the question. You re correct; you ll need to register with USA Boxing as an athlete to compete in Golden Gloves, or any other properly sanctioned amateur boxing event. To get registration information, you ll need to contact USA Boxing...

Boxing: how to use a speedbag, alan kahn, speedbag
alan kahn, speedbag, multimedia type: Hi Helgard It s exciting to just begin your boxing training. The speed bag is one of the traditional punching bags used by boxers to work on repetitive punching ability, hand speed and eye-hand coordition. Here is a list from SpeedBagCentral.com Speed...

Boxing: Video, ringside boxing, punching techniques
ringside boxing, punching techniques, medicine treatment: HI Jerry, The four tape/DVD series is availble from Ringside Boxing: http://www.ringside.com/DETAIL.ASPX?ID=24713 or through Ambersports.com http://www.ambersports.com/spbible.htm and it is available directly from me in vhs or DVD format. You can...

Boxing: Vitali Klichko, hbo pay per view, boxing fan
hbo pay per view, boxing fan, danny williams: Hi Maxamillion, Thanks for the question. You re correct, Vital Klitschko will fight Danny Williams in Las Vegas on December 11. The bout will be aired on HBO Pay Per View. His brother Vladimir sustained a nasty cut in his last fight with Davarryl Williamson,...

Boxing: videos, motion segments, music demonstrations
motion segments, music demonstrations, boxing workout: Hi Ed, the Speed Bag Bible is on video / DVD in several formats , or lengths. First, there is a single Comprehensive Speed Bag Training Video, which is the quick version. It covers all areas of speed bag training, (hitting from the front, the...

Boxing: W. Klitschko vs D. Williamson, vladimir klitschko, smooth combination
vladimir klitschko, smooth combination, queston: Hi Igor, Thanks for the question. I think Vladimir Klitschko will win by a split technical decision over Davarryl Williamson. He ll get knocked down in the fourth round, and there will be a clash of heads that will cut Kliitschko s brow in round five,...

Boxing: Heavy Bag, hand eye coordination, handwraps
hand eye coordination, handwraps, sports authority: I would recommend the 60 lbs generally as the lighter ones are for handling quick moving fighters. The heavier is more exhausting. You might try www.ringside.com or www.title.com Both companies have a wide range of bag gloves to choose from and you can...

Boxing: Wanted to Get In Shape, gaining muscle weight, weight supplement
gaining muscle weight, weight supplement, perferably: Chris: Gaining muscle weight is attained by eating often such as 6 meals per day and exercise perferably with weights. You need to work large muscle groups with mostly barbells and use heavier weights that allow reps to be generally between 6-8. You should...

Boxing: Water training, water training, strength and conditioning
water training, strength and conditioning, footwork: It will not add anything to your form but is a good way to exercise because it does add to the resistance and can give you strength and conditioning. Just be consious of the fact that you may not punch correctly all of the time because it is difficult to...

Boxing: Weight Class, great shape, weight class
great shape, weight class, different sports: Hi Cole, Go to goldenglovesofamerica.com and click on franchises. Find a location near you. It is free to train there. Sounds like you are in great shape and since you are athletic you will pick up easy on the skills. You have the potential to be very good...

Boxing: Weight Class, junior welterweight, weight class
junior welterweight, weight class, welterweight division: Phyllis, As long as you do not exceed 147 pounds, you would fight in the welterweight division, but if for any reason you would drop to 140, you could fight in what is known as the junior welterweight or as some sactioning bodies call it, (super light weight...

Boxing: Weight Classes, usaboxing org, weight divisions
usaboxing org, weight divisions, amateur boxing: Hi Daniel, Thanks for the question. The heavyweight limit in amateur boxing is 201 pounds. All athletes above that weight are Super Heavyweights. You can view the entire USA Boxing rulebook online at www.usaboxing.org. It has all the weight divisions...

Boxing: Weight for Competion, 5ft 10in, weight class
5ft 10in, weight class, body fat percentage: There is usually an advantage if you fight in a weight class that is lighter as long as you can comfortably make the weight. I have not seen your body but it would appear from what info that I have you could in fact move down a weight class. Good luck with...

Boxing: Weight classes, silver gloves, national elite
silver gloves, national elite, heavy weights: Your success as a boxer depends entirely on you and your skills. It has nothing to do with height or weight. Whatever you normally weigh, without starving, should be the weight you compete at. You will have to be dedicated and focused in order to improve....

Boxing: Weight Division, bruce seldon, good question
bruce seldon, good question, tyson: Hi Patrick, Absolutely not, tyson and tua are under 6 as well as bruce seldon and burt cooper...you are a good size actually. Lots of power can be packed into a 6 1 frame and 220 is a good weight for you. It allows you to be faster than the average heavyweight...

Boxing: Weight gaining, high protein diet, boxing workouts
high protein diet, boxing workouts, floyd mayweather: The best way to gain muscular weight is through weight training and if you don t want to gain just bulk weight and only muscle then you need to be on a high protein diet. Heavy weight training and a high protein diet should help you accomplish your goals....

Boxing: Weight lifting, boxing skills, muscle size
boxing skills, muscle size, perfect time: If you are focusing on muscle size, then I think it is better to do your punching light before the weight work out, for a warm up (if you want...) and then do any serious punching work after your weight training. Any serious punching workout before your...

Boxing: Weight loss, high protein diet, boxing workout
high protein diet, boxing workout, minute rounds: The most important ingredient in weight loss is the way you eat. First you must go on a diet. I have a diet for sale on my website at www.boxingdoneright.com if you do not have one. I do recommend a high protein diet. Secondly you should do your boxing...

Boxing: Weights, bad habbits, lifting weights
bad habbits, lifting weights, boxing club: It is always the smart move to listen to your trainer. I am not that familiar with your body type or what you need to learn as far as boxing goes. Me personally believe in the incorporation of weights with boxing. I want my fighters to have the advantage...

Boxing: Weigtlifting?, weight training program, muscular size
weight training program, muscular size, endurance training: HI Justin, You are correct that some people say boxers should lift weights. However I don t agree with them. Lifting weights is a time proven way to increase muscular strength and size. Various types of weight workouts can target certain types of desired...

Boxing: Winky Wright, basketball game, very important aspect
basketball game, very important aspect, boxing: Hi Jason, One of the first things a pro boxer will forget are the basics. The fact is, if you are studious and perfect the basics, you will win fights. I find myself telling pros all the time to keep their hands up. That should be the first thing you...

Boxing: Working Out, hand weights, amateur boxer
hand weights, amateur boxer, muscle failure: Old School vs New School.. I used to believe most of my life that training with weights slowed a boxer down but I have adjusted my thinking after seeing results. I have always believed that the brain will build the body after the demands made on it. I also...

Boxing: Workout, agility ladder, agility training
agility ladder, agility training, weight bench: Hi Barry, Great idea to develop a home gym for all to workout together. Since your gym is boxing oriented, I would suggest some boxing related activities for fitness. I d start out with some general warmups (calisthenics, stretching etc.) Then if...

Boxing: World Titles., promoter don king, jose sulaiman
promoter don king, jose sulaiman, ingmar johansson: The WBC is generally accepted as the most prestigious of the alphabet boys, despite the close - and some would say unhealthy - relationship between American promoter Don King and President Jose Sulaiman. It has a wider geographical range of members than any...

Boxing: Wrapping Hands, alan kahn, video demonstrations
alan kahn, video demonstrations, vinyl glove: Hi Scott, The speed bag can help with condition and stress relief. Punching A speed bag (or heavy bag..) is an excellent de-stressing activity. What should you look for in a speed bag? If you are a beginner, Look for a medium size or large bag, Such...

Boxing: Wrist pain!, alan kahn, cardiovascular exercise
alan kahn, cardiovascular exercise, chronic injury: HI Mustafa IF your wrists are injured I m afraid the only advice I can give you is to let them heal. If you don t they will only get worse or make it a chronic injury. You can maintain your training by doing all your punching drills with shadow boxing....

Boxing: I want to box, golden gloves, good luck
golden gloves, good luck: Hi Maurice, it s definately not too late to box.... you have plenty of time.... you can go as far as you want in the sport... dont let anybody stop you, you are the only one standing your way....I highly recommend finding a golden gloves in your area. go...

Boxing: i want to be a boxer, long reach, boxer
long reach, boxer: Hi Cody, you are not too tall... it could be an advantage for you since you ll have a long reach. I would go to goldenglovesofamerica.com and find a gym near you. They will register you and then assign you a trainer. You should be sparing within a month...

Boxing: I want to start boxing, golden gloves, boxing shoes
golden gloves, boxing shoes, jump rope: Hi Matt, The things you will need to buy are handwraps and a mouthpiece. The other things you need are normally supplied to you at the gym assuming you are going to a golden gloves. Those things are a jump rope, protective cup and a head gear, all are supplied...

Boxing: i want to start a career as a boxing referee, amateur experience, amateurboxing
amateur experience, amateurboxing, volunteer involvement: Most pro referees do not consider refereeing as a career. They are generally retired or do it along with their day jobs. Almost all pro commissions require that an official have at least two, or more, years of amateur experience. Amateur officials start...

Boxing: I wanted to know if you knew if all boxing gyms had to pass health code inspections. And if so when did this come to be?, boxing gyms, sweat blood
boxing gyms, sweat blood, health inspections: Hi Munirah, I m not aware of a boxing gym needing to pass any inspection that any other gym would need to pass to obtain a business license and operate. If a facility has restrooms, showers and equipment that makes regular contact with bodily fluids...

Boxing: wbc champions, juan carlos gomez, alan kahn
juan carlos gomez, alan kahn, hasim rahman: Michelle, concerning your question, I found this: http://www.sportsnetwork.com/default.asp?c=sportsnetwork&page=boxing/stat/wbcrank.htm Through June 2004 Heavyweight (over 190 pounds) Champion: Vitali Klitschko. 1. Not Rated...

Boxing: weak wrist, proper fist, thumb position
proper fist, thumb position, wrist injuries: HI Trevor, I m not sure what you mean about the hard bag , unless you mean the larger heavy bag that can take full force punches. When new boxers hurt their wrists punching, I believe one of the biggest problems is not making a proper fist, most especially,...

Boxing: wearing braces, wearing braces, boxing rules
wearing braces, boxing rules, usa boxing: Hi Jim, Thanks for the question. In the amateurs, braces are permissible with clearance from a dentist. A form-fitting mouthpiece is required for all boxers per USA Boxing rules. I m not aware of specific regulations for the pros regarding braces, nor do...

Boxing: What weight should I be, realistic pace, weight class
realistic pace, weight class, lb class: Bone structure is key so I can t say for certain which is your best class but as a norm for the 126 lb. class you would be big and probably very effective. At 130 you should also do well. For fighting I would not maintain more than 6% body fat. It is not...

Boxing: weight on while boxing training, gaining weight, healthy foods
gaining weight, healthy foods, squats: Hi John, I like the name I m a John to, feel privileged. Eat more healthy food. You don t need food that puts weight on but eat healthy foods and more of them. Proteins might help due to rebuilding worked muscles which ways more than fat. Look into weights,...

Boxing: weight class, professional boxing, competition weight
professional boxing, competition weight, double thanks: Hi Bill, Thanks for the question, and double-thanks for researching prior answers first! If your competition weight is 136, you would be a Light Welterweight, which has a maximum weight of 141. You would be too heavy to compete as a Lightweight, since that...

Boxing: weight class, top notch, weight class
top notch, weight class, reflexes: Why are you wanting to go down a class or two? If you are lean as you say then maybe you should just weigh what you weigh. You know, welterweight and light middle are notoriously hard and fast fighters. If your reflexes aren t top notch, you might want to...

Boxing: weight divisions amatuer, usa boxing, weight divisions
usa boxing, weight divisions, amateur boxers: Hi Jim, Thanks for the question. Normally, I d send you to USA Boxing s website to peruse the rulebook, but they ve taken it down. Therefore, I ll just provide you with the divisions for senior amateur boxers: Weight Division Weight Allowance...

Boxing: weight divisions, weight divisions, featherweight
weight divisions, featherweight, middleweight: Hi Jim - there are no revisions to the existing rule book, which you can find at www.usaboxing.org. Weights in the 17 to 34 ages (novice and open) are: Light Flyweight: 106 Flyweight: 112 Bantamweight: 119 Featherweight: 125 Lightweight: 132 Light...

Boxing: What weight heavy bag, alan kahn, wrist position
alan kahn, wrist position, water bags: HI Carol, Bigger might not necessarily be better in a heavybag. I don t think it is as important as the contact surface and stuffing method inside. If it is too big, with a very hard outer surface it can be painful to the extremity (fists, wrists, elbow...

Boxing: weight level, heavyweight division, feather light
heavyweight division, feather light, welter: To answer your question the way you asked it is no more than 160lbs. and more than 154lbs. is a middleweight, and technically the heavyweight division is anything over 190lbs. The weight classes are: straw, fly, bantam, feather, light, welter, middle, lightheavy,...

Boxing: weight loss, boxing workouts, fish salads
boxing workouts, fish salads, shadow boxing: Hello Delo, Roadwork is getting out and running, I like my boxers to do 5 miles in the morning, sometimes sprints instead. All your training will go to waste with boxing if your not doing your roadwork. In an actual fight you won t have the spring, and...

Boxing: weight loss, high protein diet, balanced diet
high protein diet, balanced diet, bone structure: Eating right is not necessarialy eating to lose. A good balanced diet of proper starches, meats, vegetables, and dairy may be outstanding for your health but to lose weight but maintain muscle you need to be on a high protein diet. There are many to choose...

Boxing: weight loss, high protein diet, drink soda
high protein diet, drink soda, doing the right thing: Sounds like you are doing the right thing. I would encourage you to stick to a high protein diet that allows muscles to repair and build, and keep starches to a minimum. If you would like a complete diet I could recommend one on my website at www.boxingdoneright.com...

Boxing: weight loss, high protein diets, heavy weights
high protein diets, heavy weights, quality muscle: High protein diets are best for muscle repair and maintaining good quality muscle. As far as getting really bulkly and big, this is done when lifting heavy weights. High repetition punching should not gain huge muscle mass but of course will tighten and...

Boxing: weight loss, high protein diet, excerises
high protein diet, excerises, 3rd shift: Well there are many diets but the best I found is a high protein diet that repairs and builds muscle. I actually have a diet that I have my fighters use on my website at www.boxingdoneright.com. The exercises that you do should be high in repetition. ...

Boxing: weight loss etc, high protein diet, dips
high protein diet, dips, monday to friday: Without seeing your body it is hard to tell how much good weight you have. At your current weight of 158 you would fight in the middleweight division. There are many exercises that you should be doing including pushups, dips, various bag punching, even some...

Boxing: weight loss, sweat suit, wes
sweat suit, wes, cheers: Wes: There are allot of suggestions but I do not know what you have tried or what you are currently doing. Obviously diet is very important as you can wear a sweat suit all you want but if you are not eating properly, you won t lose anything. Cycling...

Boxing: weight and muscle tone, golden gloves gym, muscle tone
golden gloves gym, muscle tone, boxers: Hi Matt, It sounds like you are built perfect for boxing. I would not worry about the muscle tone right now. You can work on that as you go. I would look into a golden gloves gym. It is free and the trainers are usually former boxers. Plus they can get...

Boxing: weight training, push ups, gain strength
push ups, gain strength, 28 years: I am an advocate of weight lifting as I do not like when my opponent has any advantage over me including strength. Just make sure that you box enough, because what happens allot is if you weight lift all of the time and you do not practice boxing routines,...

Boxing: weight training, fitness workouts, strength exercises
fitness workouts, strength exercises, great shape: HI John, At at 6 2 170lbs I would say you are in great shape. Actually you could carry a little more weight, but to get drop 10 pounds. Doing that without losing strength may be tough, because you are already pretty lean without of lot of extra to lose....

Boxing: weight, oscar delahoya, gerald mcclellan
oscar delahoya, gerald mcclellan, arturo gatti: The weight can fluxuate for every fighter. For example, Gerald McClellan use to fight at 160, but his walk-around weight was something like 180, or 190. He would train down to 160 before the day of a fight, but then within the 24 hours after weigh-in he...

Boxing: whats w/ the jaw thing, professional boxers, jaw muscles
professional boxers, jaw muscles, oscar de la hoya: Hi Clarence, Thanks for the question. You re essentially right in your analysis. Professional boxers are required to wear form-fitting mouthpieces, which allows them to set their jaws for the duration of a match. The stretching you see is usually done...

Boxing: work out, jab jab, straight punch
jab jab, straight punch, south paw: HI Adam, First thing to do is realize you have been away from the Gym for about a year. Even though you have a powerful jab and nasty combination (could be several different things under that heading...) you need to realize your hands are going to take...

Boxing: working out, alan kahn, correct diet
alan kahn, correct diet, diet and nutrition: HI Adam The answer to your question really depends on your present fitness condition, health, weight etc. If you have been training with weights for a while and are past getting sore after workouts, then you could add more weight and start going heavier....

Boxing: workouts, golden gloves, bench press
golden gloves, bench press, military press: Hi Drew, I would suggest to continue lifting and running. Try to stick with excercises that relate to boxing, like bench press, lat pulls, military press, legs and plenty of calves....I highly recommend joining a golden gloves in your area... www.goldenglovesofamerica.com...

Boxing: wrist pain, alan kahn, professional medical attention
alan kahn, professional medical attention, pain killers: Hi Brandon, My only answer for personal injuries is seek medical attention. I have no idea what medications you may or may not be allergic to, as well the seriousness of the injury involved. Most serious injuries take AT LEAST six weeks to heal and some...

Boxing: wrist pain, elbow injuries, left hook
elbow injuries, left hook, wrist pain: Hi JOhn, this is not that uncommon...it sounds like you are aggrevating the tendons in your wrist... it s most likely caused by the position of your arm and wrist on impact...make sure your form is correct... when you hook to the body, be sure you get the...

Boxing: how to make a .........., large duffle bags, alan kahn
large duffle bags, alan kahn, rosstraining: Hi John, Making a home made punching bag can be done and I am assuming you mean something like a heavy bag . You can do this by getting a large canvas duffle bag or similiar large bag and stuff it full of some soft materials, like rags, but the problem...

Boxing: what should i do, golden gloves boxer, national recognition
golden gloves boxer, national recognition, good luck: Hi Korey, I highly recommend joining a golden gloves in your area. The have the best trainers and all the registration necessary to fight in any tournament in the country. You will gain much more national recognition if you are a golden gloves boxer than...

Boxing: .., physical endurance, golden gloves
physical endurance, golden gloves, footwork: Hi Caitlin, Boxing is great way to stay in shape. You use every muscle in the body and it requires great physical endurance. When you first start boxing you will learn all the punches. There are six total. Some trainers may have variations of these six...

Boxing: how much is too much, speed endurance, getting in shape
speed endurance, getting in shape, current condition: The question is very broad and really very hard to answer. Your question and answer is depending on what you are trying to achieve. Examples: Weight gain, power, speed, endurance, strength, toning, etc. Also it is hard to answer because everything depends...

Boxing: how, usa boxing, birth certificate
usa boxing, birth certificate: Well I am not sure if you are talking amateur or pro, but if you go amateur you need to get your birth certificate and $40 and go to a gym that is USA boxing certified. If you are talking pro, the first thing is to go to your State Comission and get your...

Boxing: how??????, usaboxing org, usa boxing
usaboxing org, usa boxing, amateur boxing: Hello David, If you are completetly new to the sport of competitive boxing, then you probably need to start planning your career in sanctioned amateur competition by getting affiliated with a local gym, coaches and staff that actually train and support...

Boxing: how do I do it?, boxing stance, face in the mirror
boxing stance, face in the mirror, rear arm: Hi Emmo, I am sorry you were robbed. that must have been a frightening and humiliating experience. Unfortunately, Boxing might not have stopped that, particularly if the robber had a weapon. Learning to avoid situations were you might be vulnerable to...

Boxing: youth amatuer boxing, amateurboxing, amatuer
amateurboxing, amatuer, newcomer: I don t know of any good coach, who cares about boxers, who would put a newcomer in competition before at least 8 months of training. If you are interested in training correctly and need to find a gym and coach in your area, you can email me at mel@amateurboxing.com....

Boxing: Zab Judah's Workout, zab judah, strongman contests
zab judah, strongman contests, thunderous power: Most boxers are in the business to promote themselves because this earns them attention and money. Yes use of a sledgehammer can build powerful muscles but again you don t know if a person is doing this for publicity because it is unique. He can draw allot...

Boxing Instruction: certification, boxing certifications, boxing fitness certifications
boxing certifications, boxing fitness certifications, boxing trainer certification: Ameer,go to usaboxing.org and look for your state. There should be information on that site. I offer a Boxing Fitness Certification Program if you are interested. It is a good way to make extra income ! You can visit http://www.tonyspain.com and go to certification...

Boxing Instruction: boxing trainers certificate, boxing fitness certification
boxing fitness certification: Jason, you should go to a local boxing gym and learn along side a current trainer. You can get certified as a boxing fitness trainer through the Boxing Fitness Institute. You can Get Certified Live as A Boxing Fitness Trainer at my Two-Day live Boxing Fitness...

Boxing Instruction: wrist hurts, boxing fitness, boxing
boxing fitness, boxing, sarasota: Hello there. first, you need to rest and ice your wrist. I am going to guess your punch was delivered incorrectly and might have lead to your problem. Your forearm should be flat and your wrist does not bend at all. Where did you learn your technique? Thanks,...

Boxing Instruction: boxing, boxing sarasota, boxing fitness sarasota
boxing sarasota, boxing fitness sarasota: Hello Jay ! What are your looking to do with boxing ? Fitness or competition ? I would try some classes first with a trainer that has been there to learn the ropes as they say. You need a trainer that is always teaching you new and effective training methods....

Boxing Instruction: boxing trainers vs.coaches, boxing sarasota, boxing fitness sarasota
boxing sarasota, boxing fitness sarasota: Casey, GREAT question ! lol ! I do both at my gym too. I look at a coach as an instuctor, teacher and a person of positive support. A experienced boxing trainer can take them to the next level from a boxing competitive side of boxing. How is your relationship...

Boxing Instruction: Getting into shape, boxing sarasota, mma sarasota
boxing sarasota, mma sarasota: Noah, if your in good shape, the Lovin’ and Touchin drill is one of my favorites ’ The Lovin’ and Touchin’ drill is a great one to end the punching part of the workout. It works with mitts, shadow boxing, and bags. 1. Start in proper stance for balance....

Boxing Instruction: Boxing Fitness Certification, boxing certification, boxing sarasota
boxing certification, boxing sarasota: Marc, I would focus on your education first and boxing second. Have you had any amateur bouts yet ? I would wait until your competing days are over , before you focus on training other boxers. When you compete, you have to be a little selfish with your time,...

Boxing Instruction: style/technique, boxing sarasota
boxing sarasota: Caleb, you want to always work from angles,try not to be a square target right in front of your opponent. Alot of head movement and punches in bunches ! lol ! Stay in the middle of the ring and always be in a proper boxing stance. Your offense and defense...

Boxing Instruction: Slap-Boxing?, boxing sarasota
boxing sarasota: Rayshawn, you can slip punches, move away from punches or block punches. You want to keep your face in between your hands to block the punches. Like when you catch a baseball. Open your hand and catch or block in coming shots. I sell an instructional dvd on...

Boxing Instruction: wrist wraps, boxing sarasota
boxing sarasota: Ian, you still want to use handwraps to support your wrist. If you are punching properly, you still want the support. You can work without them to start, but as your stamina increases, you will want to learn to wrap properly. I sell an instructional Dvd on...

Boxing Instruction: Punching Bag, boxing sarasota
boxing sarasota: Dana, dont buy an everlast bag if you have bad hands ! They are very solid bags and used for heavy hitting. Try a water bag at ringside.com. Feel free to call me with any questions. I teach proper boxing techniques on my Instructional Dvd which is available...

Boxing Instruction: diabetic, boxing with diabetes, type 1 diabetes
boxing with diabetes, type 1 diabetes, world class athletes: Hi Raul, I have never heard of anyone being denied the opportunity to box in the amateurs because of Type 1 diabetes. There are world class athletes in many sports who have competed and done well with Type 1 diabetes. You should consult with their doctor...

Boxing Instruction: How much do boxers really get paid, boxing sarasota
boxing sarasota: Eli, i really do not have an answer for you. Every fight has a different contractual obligations. Trainer contract, managerial contract,promotional contract, training expenses, taxes and so on. Some fighters get into bad contracts and make as little as 20...

Boxing Instruction: Which path should I choose?, boxing, professional boxing
boxing, professional boxing, boxing gym: Hi Kurt, As for which path you should choose, you can only answer that question. You must have passion for whatever you decide to do. If you decide you want to learn how to box, make sure to try out some of the boxing gyms in your area. If you are to learn...

Boxing Instruction: Training for speed, bruce lee, speed training
bruce lee, speed training, train for speed: If you want to generate speed you must create muscle memory. This means you need to engage your fast twitch muscles whenever exercising. Practicing speed is the only thing that will generate speed. Do all of your exercises quickly, i.e. push-ups, hitting the...

Boxing Instruction: My punching power, boxing fitness, boxing certification
boxing fitness, boxing certification, boxing fitness certification: Hello Kurt ! sorry about the delay in answering your question. Some people are just born with Heavy Hands , but you can improve your punching power with proper techniques. If the bag is swinging all over the place, you could be pushing the bag. What this...

Boxing Instruction: How to box, boxing certification, boxing training
boxing certification, boxing training, boxing fitness certification: Mathew, the best way to learn to box is by watching and practicing good techniques. I sell a Learn to Box Dvd on my site. If you buy the dvd, i will also help you via phone and text. Just go to my site and click on boxing training shop on right side. Mathew,...

Boxing Instruction: Lats, lats, boxing
lats, boxing, punching pwer: Punching power comes from the floor up. This means that the power is generated from the feet to the hips, to core to the shoulders, and whips out the arms. The stronger the legs and core, the stronger your punches will be, but only if you know how to throw...

Boxing Instruction: Face Savers, face saver, headgear
face saver, headgear, boxing: Hi Paul, Happy to hear that you are taking up the sweet science! Boxing is a beautiful sport and takes time to learn. Take your time before stepping into the ring to spar. If you are working with coaches that allow you to spar without you feeling confident...

Boxing Instruction: cable tv, boxing, ufc
boxing, ufc, heavyweights: Hi Burt, This is definitely a question in many peoples heads. There may be a couple of reasons for the declining prestige of boxing and lack of great boxing prospects. One reason is that we have become a softer society in the US. This goes for the athletes...

Boxing Instruction: Punching, punchinh, hitting
punchinh, hitting, punching bag: Hi Ken, Great question! I definitely teach boxers to punch with first 2 knuckles. Most have a hard time turning over their punches so I will demonstrate the turn over with my fist twisted slightly inward; beyond where it should be positioned. When teaching...

Boyzone: Boyzone, set in stone
set in stone: Sharon, worry not, though Boyzone haven t performed together in about a year now they all say that they haven t officially split up, they intend to reunite to do a tour sometimes next year though nothing is set in stone at the moment. Hope this was of help,...

Boyzone: A QUESTION, evening standard london, website www
evening standard london, website www, alcohol: Dear Fluffy (cool name), In answer to your question Mikey has admitted originally in the Evening Standard (London based newspaper) that he has smoked Cannabis in the past and doesn t believe it to be as dangerous as alcohol. He has made an official statement...

Boyzone: Stephen, baby thanks, boyzone
baby thanks, boyzone, priory: Thank you very much for your question Dan, In answer Stephen has said on a number of occasions that he would like to adopt a child (once on the last series of C4 (in UK) show the Priory). In the first Boyzone book stephen also said that he would like to...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: BPD Relationships, BPD, Bordeline
BPD, Bordeline, DBT: Hello Samantha, I really do understand your dilema. It can be so difficult for those with BPD to differentiate fact from fiction as it were and it s a tough job to try and do that. I am glad that you have recognised the areas where you are finding it...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: BPD, Borderline Personality Disorder.BPD, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
Borderline Personality Disorder.BPD, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, DBT: Hello Aditya, First of all regarding BPD ever being cured. In the past they said that it cannot be but as research into it develops they are now saying that it is possible to be cured from this horrible illness. One thing I will say is that the older a...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: Don't know if this fits in this..., Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Borderline Personality Disorder
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Borderline Personality Disorder, Mental Health Medication: Hello Charles. Have no worries,this is real,a real place to talk about Borderline Personality Disorder and all the other problems that go hand in hand with it. So your in the right place. Borderline Pesonality Disorder is an umbrella diagnosis for a multitude...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: BPD, Borderline Personality Disorder, BPD
Borderline Personality Disorder, BPD, DBT: Hello Jim, Lovely to hear from you! And I am very well thank you :) Great news the two of them have managed to stay clean and EJ still has his job, that really is good news. Now the nitty-gritty coming up! NA/AA isn t really every ones cup of tea,...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: Heroin Addiction, Drug Politics, Drug Programs
Drug Politics, Drug Programs: Thanks for the update Jim (I have to write a reply just so as to update things on the system my end of things!). And thank you for asking, I am doing very well :) I m glad he is back at work! And the two of them doing the program together- Fantastic...

BPD - Borderline Personality Disorder: spouse with BPD, BPD, Bordeline Personality Disorder
BPD, Bordeline Personality Disorder, Spouse with BPD: Hello Linda, The good news is that at least you know what s wrong with your Husband and that by reading that book it has helped you make sense of his behaviours, which are pretty extreme with Borderlines. I don t know if you wrote the book down which I...

The Brady Bunch: Was Tom Brady of the Pats on the show, patriots football team, brady world
patriots football team, brady world, espn nfl: From the Brady World web site at http://www.bradyworld.com/cover/faq.htm Q. Was the New England Patriot s quarterback, Tom Brady, ever part of The Brady Bunch? A. NO! - in 2001 ESPN NFL Sunday Countdown did a spoof (see clip above) on the then rookie...

The Brady Bunch: tom brady, new england patriots, bobby brady
new england patriots, bobby brady, tom brady: No - Bobby Brady was played by Mike Lookinland. Tom Brady was born in 1977 and as I am sure you know is not an actor but plays quarterback for the New England Patriots. ESPN spoofed Tom Brady several years ago, saying he had been part of the original...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, carol brady, brady bunch
carol brady, brady bunch, first wife: Hi Lila, Sorry for the delay. I could be mistaken, but I don t think they ever tell you how Mike and Carol meet. They also never mention what happened to Carol s first husband or Mike s first wife for that matter. Perhaps one of the other experts has...

The Brady Bunch: Character Return, jerry rogers, jerry sims
jerry rogers, jerry sims, chris beaumont: Sure, you re thinking of Chris Beaumont, who was most memorable when he portrayed Jerry Rogers in the Quarterback Sneak episode, involving the infamous swiped playbook. Here were the episodes for which he was technically credited: Episode 43 - Our Son,...

The Brady Bunch: Quote from Brady Bunch, room chair, pranks
The Brady Bunch: Quote from Brady Bunch, room chair, pranks, potatoes

The Brady Bunch: Quote from Brady Bunch, brady bunch, bradyworld
brady bunch, bradyworld, ladder: Unfortunately you are going to have to give me a little more detail than that. Who do you think he said it to? Do you remember the context in which he said it? Just speculating I would have to guess My Brother s Keeper . This is an episode in which...

The Brady Bunch: Maureen Mccormick, maureen mccormick, trivial pursuit
maureen mccormick, trivial pursuit, enough money: Thomas- I am not sure why she was not included but if I had to guess it could be that 1) they did not offer enough money or 2) she was not able to fit it into her schedule. I know that she had recently wrote a book and perhaps she was on the road promoting...

The Brady Bunch: Cast, bradyworld, wendy
bradyworld, wendy, florence: Hi Barry has mentioned in his book that during the filming of the show the producers thought it would be a good idea to cut one child out of each episode to save money on casting. Barry said this lasted for about 5 weeks and that each child, with the exception...

The Brady Bunch: Cast, tattletale, brady
The Brady Bunch: Cast, tattletale, brady, cindy

The Brady Bunch: Brady Barracuda, brady world, mike brady
brady world, mike brady, fender bender: Hi I believe it was probably a 1971 Barracuda. I cannot, off the top of my head, pinpoint the exact episode you are thinking about, but I can tell you that the convertible is seen in The Not So Ugly Duckling episode, The Winner episode, and The Fender...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Barracuda, wheeler dealers, first appearance
The Brady Bunch: Brady Barracuda, wheeler dealers, first appearance, barracuda

The Brady Bunch: The show must go on episode, top hats, park bench
top hats, park bench, family frolic: Hi Pat, Thanks for the question. Carol and Marcia perform there act during Family Frolic Night at Westdale High School. Carol (Florence) and Marcia are dressed like hobo s in baggy pants and loose shirts with old school top hats (like magician hats, with...

The Brady Bunch: BB siblings by age, brady kids, attic room
brady kids, attic room, siblings: Hi Lupe, I m not sure if she actually recites the order of the ages, but she does determine that since she is the youngest, she will have the longest wait to get Greg s attic room. I liked this episode. It was funny to watch them move all Greg s stuff...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch ages, jan eve, maureen mccormick
jan eve, maureen mccormick, susan olsen: Hi Larah, The first air date of the show was in September of 1969. Greg (Barry Williams) 11 Marcia (Maureen McCormick) 10 1/2 Peter (Chris Knight) 9 Jan (Eve Plumb) 8 Bobby (Mike Lookinland) 5 Cindy (Susan Olsen) 5 Not sure of their exact birthdates,...

The Brady Bunch: What kind of car did the Brady's have?, 1972 chevy impala, chevy caprice
The Brady Bunch: What kind of car did the Brady's have?, 1972 chevy impala, chevy caprice, chevy impala

The Brady Bunch: What kind of car did the Brady's have?, plymouth fury iii, grand canyon trip
plymouth fury iii, grand canyon trip, 1969 plymouth fury: The Bradys all drove Chrylser Corporation vehicles (until the final season). Mike Brady drove a 1968 Dodge Polara convertible in the pilot; a 1969 Plymouth Fury III in years one and two; a 1971 Plymouth Barracuda convertible in year three; a 1972 Plymouth...

The Brady Bunch: floorplan, mystery room, girls room
The Brady Bunch: floorplan, mystery room, girls room, floor plan

The Brady Bunch: floorplan, floor plan, floor plans
floor plan, floor plans, facade: Hi, there isn t any real information as to the real (i.e. facade) house s floor plan, but here are links to a couple of floor plans for the fake house - http://www.bradybunchshrine.com/bradybunch/Pictures/Pictures2/bbupstairs.jpg http://www.bradybunchshrine.com/bradybunch/Pictures/Pictures2/bbdownstairs.jp...

The Brady Bunch: State & boys mom, wes parker, mr brady
wes parker, mr brady, brady bunch: It was pretty much established that they lived in the Los Angeles, California metro area. Most of the references to Greg s affinity for Wes Parker (an L.A. Dodger), his love of surfing, and various external shots showed that it was in the Los Angeles area....

The Brady Bunch: Marcia signing up for too many clubs, ceramics club, karate clubs
ceramics club, karate clubs, archery club: Hi Ultimately, after joining the scuba, ceramics, yoga, archery, and karate clubs, I believe she stayed with the ceramics club. It s been a long time since I ve seen that episode, but I thought she mentioned that at the end of the show. She was also trying...

The Brady Bunch: Mike Lookinland, susan olsen, mike lookinland
susan olsen, mike lookinland, bradyworld: I am assuming you are asking about Mike s character Bobby being in a wheelchair in the 1990 series The Bradys . Unfortunately, this series ended prior to him having the opportunity to recover and I doubt there will be a future reunion show to see if Bobby...

The Brady Bunch: Pop up trailer, brady bunch, portal website
The Brady Bunch: Pop up trailer, brady bunch, portal website, google

The Brady Bunch: Pop up trailer, grand canyon trip, happy new year
grand canyon trip, happy new year, travel trailer: Thomas, Sorry for the delay. I was on vacation and forgot to notify allexperts. Anyway, you posed an interesting question. Unfortunately I have no idea about the make or model of the pop-up trailer. Perhaps one of the other experts can assist you. ...

The Brady Bunch: Reed, robert reed, professional actor
robert reed, professional actor, broadway shows: Hi John I truly believe Robert Reed was against the show from the start. He didn t want to take the role initially because he thought TV was beneath him. Robert Reed was a true thespian and professional actor, who had done many Broadway shows and top...

The Brady Bunch: Reed, robert reed, shakespearean actor
robert reed, shakespearean actor: He was against it almost from the start. He thought it would be a different type show & wanted more input when it wasn t. He hoped it wouldn t get picked up & wanted out when it did. He felt it was beneath him since he was a trained Shakespearean actor...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch House layout., street slopes, virtual walkthru
street slopes, virtual walkthru, brady bunch: Hi Scott, You obviously know a lot more about the Brady House than I do! I believe it was another expert who answered the question about the layout of the Brady house. A question came in several months ago about the location of the Brady house and I believe...

The Brady Bunch: brady question, laundry soap, lesions
laundry soap, lesions, brady: Hi Jenny, I apologize for the delay. I was on vacation and forgot to put the indicator on. The name of the soap was Safe . They filmed the commercial, and took acting lesions, which made them look very silly and overly dramatic. They also realized...

The Brady Bunch: First Choice Mike Brady, mike brady, gene hackman
mike brady, gene hackman, robert reed: Hi Sheila, Believe it or not, Gene Hackman was in the running for the part of Mike Brady, but Schwartz had picked actor Jeffrey Hunter. However, Hunter was deemed too good looking to be an architect, which was silly, and the part eventually went to Robert...

The Brady Bunch: Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, quiz bowl team, justine bateman
The Brady Bunch: Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, quiz bowl team, justine bateman, micheal j fox

The Brady Bunch: Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, underwater breathing apparatus, self contained underwater breathing apparatus
underwater breathing apparatus, self contained underwater breathing apparatus, brady bunch: David, Off the top of my head, I think that was the episode Today I am a Freshman , where Marcia joins every club at the school to meet people, Including SCUBA and the imfamous Boosters ...I could be mistaken, but I believe Marcias spells out SCUBA. Let...

The Brady Bunch: pork chops cut so thin that she could read a newspaper thru them, alice
The Brady Bunch: pork chops cut so thin that she could read a newspaper thru them, alice

The Brady Bunch: pork chops cut so thin that she could read a newspaper thru them, bradys, pork chops
bradys, pork chops, actress: Hi Debbie- I do not recall any episode where that line was spoken. The only mention of pork chops that I can recall was in episode 54 where Peter , considering himself dull tried to imitate a tv charactor saying Pork chops and applesauce . Sorry I could not...

The Brady Bunch: Episode title?, sincere apologies, girls room
sincere apologies, girls room, delayed response: Heather, My sincere apologies for my delayed response. The only episode I can think of is Today I am a freshman where Marcia locks herself in the bathroom and won t let anyone in beacuse she is trying to get ready for the first day of school. Hope this...

The Brady Bunch: Episode title?, girls bedroom, episode 23
The Brady Bunch: Episode title?, girls bedroom, episode 23, clothes

The Brady Bunch: cars, convertiables, brady family
convertiables, brady family, station wagons: Dave, I ve been asked this questions many times and to be honest, this is one I have struggled with. I know Mike owned at least 2 convertables, one Blue, and one red, which I believe was a Chevy. You are correct, they had at least 2 wagons, but I don t...

The Brady Bunch: Greg Brady's first car, chevrolet bel air, 1956 chevrolet bel air
The Brady Bunch: Greg Brady's first car, chevrolet bel air, 1956 chevrolet bel air, first car

The Brady Bunch: Greg Brady's first car, greg brady, rust bucket
greg brady, rust bucket, wheeler dealer: Bill, You are correct. Greg s first car was an old junker. In episode 53 The Wheeler-Dealer , Greg gets taken for a ride when his friend sells him a fixer-uper I don t know the make or model of the car unfortunately. If you remember, Greg cleans up...

The Brady Bunch: Pedophiles as Neighbors?, milt rosen, sherwood schwartz
milt rosen, sherwood schwartz, controversial scene: These days, that quasi-deleted scene about the skinny-dipping brings about many thoughts of what they might have been thinking at the time. Milt Rosen, the writer of this episode s script, was an old school writer that did episodes for many other shows from...

The Brady Bunch: ages of the Brady kids, brady kids, maureen mccormick
brady kids, maureen mccormick, susan olsen: Hi I ll assume you mean the ages of the actors themselves, during the 1973-74 season Barry Williams (Greg) was 19 Chris Knight (Peter) turned 16 during season Mike Lookinland (Bobby) turned 13 during season Maureen McCormick was 17 Eve Plumb was 15...

The Brady Bunch: Peter and Marcia, fan mail, marsha
fan mail, marsha, sitcom: Tamsin, I am not sure who got the most fan mail. I have never heard anything about Peter and Marsha making an Album. You may want to ask one of the other experts this question, as my expertise is limited to the sitcom. Sorry I couldn t be more helpful....

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Christmas shows, very brady christmas, brady bunch
very brady christmas, brady bunch, santa outfit: Donna- There were two Brady Christmas shows. One was taped during the shows original run which was 1969-74. In that episode Carol loses her voice and was not able to sing at church until Cindy asked Santa Claus (person in santa outfit ) to help and on Christmas...

The Brady Bunch: Was Marcia pretending to be sick on her first day at high school?, stomach ache, doctor didn
stomach ache, doctor didn, call the doctor: Yeah, she was pretending to be sick, because of being so afraid of that first day of high school. Mike and Carol called the doctor basically to call her bluff, they suspected she was faking it. They also did the call the doctor bluff when Peter was feigning...

The Brady Bunch: Did Peter's volcano go all over washing on the clothes line?, model volcano, clothes line
model volcano, clothes line, memorable scene: It doesn t show up in the syndicated version of the episode, but sometimes the episodes had small sequences chopped, which many haven t seen for years. You can see that memorable scene here - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4KMk6T5mQU I think when Alice...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, jane brady, brady bunch
jane brady, brady bunch, eve plumb: Hi Danielle Technically, only one person played Jan on the original series - Eve Plumb. However, when the family reunited in 1977 for the Brady Bunch Hour (a bad variety show), Plumb did not participate, so a girl named Geri Reischl was substituted as...

The Brady Bunch: Mother depiction of the brady bunch, carol brady, brady bunch
carol brady, brady bunch, home moms: Dianna- I think that the show s producers were trying to portray her as the typical mom of the 60 s and 70 s. She stayed at home with the kids while the father worked. I think that most shows either in that time period or which were set at the time did the...

The Brady Bunch: prop used on the set, coa, cast iron
coa, cast iron, ebay: Jason- Off hand I do not recall that prop on any episode. the only things I can think of is that it was a toy one of the kids played with on the show . I would think that if the seller said it was a prop he or she should have told you what episode it was in....

The Brady Bunch: almost Brady, joe namath, brady bunch
joe namath, brady bunch, melissa gilbert: Hi Don, Sorry for the delayed response. Unfortunately this is not my expertise. I don t have a ton of knowledge of all the kids that tried out for the Brady Bunch roles. I would imagine there are some that have become famous, or have atleast done some...

The Brady Bunch: Pandora, lost christmas, christmas episode
lost christmas, christmas episode, christmas carol: The name of the girl in episode 79 Law and Disorder was Jill. She had lost her cat Pandora and begged Bobby to find it, which he did in an old house. The cat had climbed up the chimney! As for the Christmas episode, #13 The voice of Christmas , Carol...

The Brady Bunch: Trail in Grand Canyon, grand canyon, heather
grand canyon, heather, insight: Hi Heather Thank you for your question. Unfortunatley I do not know the name of the trail(s)or which part of the Grand Canyon they filmed. Perhaps another Expert may have some insight or information. Sorry I couldn t be more helpful. Best Regards,...

The Brady Bunch: department store, radio shack, department store
radio shack, department store, toy store: Hi The store s name isn t explicitly mentioned in that episode s dialogue, but there is an exterior shot of the store right before the first scene with Santa. The sign attached to the building is partially visible: Radio Shack . Since I highly doubt...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch "The Show Must Go On", marcia brady, sincere apologies
marcia brady, sincere apologies, brady bunch: So sorry the delay. Your question was sent to an old email address. I have since updated, so again, my sincere apologies. The song and dance routine performed my Carol and Marcia can be found on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_8fzsp8lQc&sns=em...

The Brady Bunch: Good Time Music lyrics, good time music, brady bunch
good time music, brady bunch, music lyrics: Hi Julie- Let me hear some of that good time music, that I like to hear. I have plenty of blues and sort of bad news and I need to find me some cheer If you want to see the song sung you can go to YOUTUBE and see it. Just go to the site and type in...

The Brady Bunch: Brady house set, hulu, barry williams
hulu, barry williams, spin offs: Hi Timothy In terms of the original Brady set, no. After the original show s run, the set was in storage for a while, then basically destroyed by an earthquake. Any subsequent Brady sets (for movies or spin-offs) were reconstructed replicas. Barry Williams...

The Brady Bunch: line cut from DVD?, magic words, reruns
magic words, reruns, bribery: Hi Dave In attempt to seal the deal, the salesman said, Whoever gives [the bike] to him will win him over for life. The parents were struck by the phrase win him over? So, those were the magic words, in a sense, since they decided that buying...

The Brady Bunch: Help with Brady Bunch question
Hi Holden There were a few such people who spoke that way, but the best match I can think of is this one: In the episode Call Me Irresponsible (season 2), Greg went to Randy s drama lesson to track down the blueprints he had lost (again). The drama...

The Brady Bunch: Artwork in the brady ouse, brady girls, brady bunch
brady girls, brady bunch, girls bedroom: Hi Nancy After quite a bit of research, I couldn t come up with the artists names or the picture titles. If it helps at all, here are some links to decent photos of the original set, and perhaps you can replicate the paintings from these: http://verybradyblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/brady-bunch-staircase.html...

The Brady Bunch: Brady bunch commercial, brady bunch, upstairs bathroom
brady bunch, upstairs bathroom, going to the bathroom: Jenna- I can t believe that such a thing would be a commercial but I could definitely see such a thing as some type of parody . I also found it funny that you never saw a toilet in the show. The subject has come up on a number of shows that look back at the...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Episode 1, brady bunch episode, spoken lines
brady bunch episode, spoken lines, cast member: Eli- There was no name given in the credits. Since the person had no spoken lines it is not uncommon to not mention the person in the credits. In my opinion the person in the picture was likely a cast member or crew members relative . Hope this helps ...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Kids in Concert, brady kids, knott s berry farm
brady kids, knott s berry farm, orange county ca: Phil- During the shows run there were alot of such concerts held. Many in the California area since the show was filmed there. I however do not know any exact dates. I would say however that they did not start until the 3rd season (1972/1973). Mik...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Kids in Concert, brady bunch, berry farm
The Brady Bunch: Brady Kids in Concert, brady bunch, berry farm

The Brady Bunch: ALICE, cousin oliver, mike brady
cousin oliver, mike brady, mike lookinland: Stanley, The only thing I remember about mistakes was one where she talked about ruining his shirts. Cousin Oliver was in the final episodes but his character never really caught on. As often happens, they brought him on thinking the show needed something...

The Brady Bunch: ALICE, curls, brady
curls, brady, stylist: Stanley, Alice told the boys to go to their mother for their problems, which made Alice feel unimportant, and leaves. Cindy s hair wasn t naturally curly, therefore, she doesn t lose her curls; the stylist just quit putting them in. Tiger got hit...

The Brady Bunch: Alice, brady bunch, hot rock
brady bunch, hot rock, two pounds: Cynthia, Alice didn t really have commonly used lines, but here are some of the famous lines (if you could see that: In Katchoo, Alice was getting ready to say good bye to Tiger and said, Get out of here, you stupid dog. In The Grass is Always...

The Brady Bunch: Alice, florence henderson, brady bunch
florence henderson, brady bunch, ann b davis: Hi, Sue. I know that there was someone else that was going to be given the role of Alice, but once Florence Henderson was cast as Carol, the role of Alice was given to Ann B. Davis. I do not know the name of the other person who could have been Alice. Sorry....

The Brady Bunch: their ages, eve plum, jan eve
eve plum, jan eve, brady kids: Hi Cathy, thanks for the question! The Brady Bunch s first air date was September 26, 1969. The Brady kids are now Greg (Barry Williams) - 50 Marcia (Maureen McCormick) - 48 Peter (Christopher Knight) - 47 Jan (Eve Plum) - 46 Bobby (Michael Lookinland)...

The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, afro wig, jan brady
afro wig, jan brady, bath robes: Good question, these lost scenes tend to conjure up quite a bit of discussion. There are apocryphal tales of a lost episode in which a Brady dates a black person, etc. Long story short, to cut to the chase - as enticing and interesting as the notion may...

The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, afro wig, bath robes
afro wig, bath robes, jan brady: Christopher I want to first apologize for the delay in responding. I answered this question about a week ago. Evidently my response never went through. I remember this scene . Both Bobby and Cindy are in bath robes and Alice stops them as they...

The Brady Bunch: Bobby called "Bob", brady kids, tiger tiger
brady kids, tiger tiger, educated guess: Hi John. Tell your friend to pay up because you won the bet. Mike actually did call Bobby Bob in a few of the episodes. In case your friend wants proof, the first one that comes to mind happened in the second season, episode 47, The Winner . Bobby feels...

The Brady Bunch: Bobby's Keyboard (organ), pipe organ sound, queston
pipe organ sound, queston, car port: Hi Joe C. Prepare to be unimpressed because I just don t know. I remember it was sort of orange-ish, and it was more like a box instead of open at the bottom. I also remember it had a pipe organ sound, but as for the brand name, I m gonna have to let you down....

The Brady Bunch: Boys' Birth Mother and Girls' Birth Father, brady girls, carol brady
brady girls, carol brady, network execs: Hi Steve. Let s tackle this three-part question by starting with the Brady boys. In the pilot episode, The Honeymoon , Mike is in the boys bedroom with Bobby when he noticed the picture of the boys mother was gone from the dresser. Bobby said he put it...

The Brady Bunch: BRADY KIDS, brady kids, wardrobe department
brady kids, wardrobe department, own clothes: Hi Stanley..... The cast had to wear clothes from the wardrobe department. I don t know what sites have photos of the kids in their concert clothes... but they did go on a concert tour. Did you try to GOOGLE : bradybunchkidsconcert ??? Also - the...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, trivia contest
brady bunch, trivia contest, head thanks: Magdalena, Let me start by saying that you have a very beautiful name! Well, I can tell you the first one for sure-Greg said that in The Hair Brained Scheme . The second one, however, I do not know. My guess is Alice, but I don t know for sure. I m sorry,...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, trick question
brady bunch, trick question: Karen, Wow! That s a tough question! (Is it a trick question??) I m thinking it s Mike and Carol, as I can t think of who else it would be. I m sure EVERY kid wasn t on EVERY episode, but I guess I would t know without reviewing them all again. I m curious...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, stage name
brady bunch, stage name, johnny bravo: Ruth, Greg was suppose to be Johnny Bravo but found out they only wanted him for his suit. They didn t want him for his actual voice. Hope this helps. Please let me know if you have any other questions from Brady Bunch. Have a great day! ~Shawn...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, mason ohio, architectural drawing
mason ohio, architectural drawing, brady bunch: Hi Brad. The amusement park was Kings Island, which is known today as Paramount s Kings Island. It is in Mason, Ohio, not far from Cincinnati. I actually live only 20 miles from the park and have been there countless times. I recommend going if you ever get...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, ghost town
brady bunch, ghost town, location thanks: Hi Rick. If you re asking where the Bradys were when they came across the ghost town, all I can tell you is that it was somewhere along their way to the Grand Canyon. No one ever mentioned where they were exactly to indicate the location. Thanks for the question...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, ghost town
brady bunch, ghost town, research internet: Rick, No, it was never stated where the ghost town was supposedly located-if it was even authentic. I ve even done research (internet) and nothing is stated there either. I ve often thought about it as well-I would love to see one like that! I saw one...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, susan olsen
brady bunch, susan olsen, florence henderson: Hi Lauren. TV Land has been showing a 35th reunion, done in 2004, of the cast members in Still Brady After All These Years . There was another show in 2005, called The Brady Bunch Cast Back in Hawaii , where Florence Henderson, Barry Williams, Christopher...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, mr brady, brady bunch
mr brady, brady bunch, pilot episode: Hi Mindy. You asked a lot of good questions. I ll respond in the order that you asked. First of all, Mrs Brady was divorced but the divorce was never talked about. The creater and writers of the show wanted Carol to be the first divorced woman in this...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, charm necklace
brady bunch, charm necklace, bradys: Hi Ted. The little idol that the Brady boys find and turn into a necklace does not have a name exactly. It is only referred to as the tiki or the tiki statue, and was believed to be tabu. Later, in the third and final episode featuring the Bradys in Hawaii,...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady fans, brady bunch
brady fans, brady bunch, pilot episode: Hi Kay. The Brady Bunch pilot episode The Honeymoon aired on September 26, 1969 and the final episode The Hair-Brained Scheme aired on March 8, 1974. The Brady Bunch episodes are still shown today (in syndication, of course!) and Brady fans are celebrating...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, brady bunch, rest of the week
brady bunch, rest of the week, ebay: Hi Kai. Well, I ve seen dozens of sites that give episode guides but as I looked for actual scripts, all I could find was a really lame site that claims to have them for a price. I would bet though, that if they are out there and available to the public, you...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, henry wadsworth longfellow, marching band music
henry wadsworth longfellow, marching band music, transistor radio: Hi again Jul. Someone once asked me where they could find the scripts for these episodes. After a lot of research on the net, all I could find was a place that SAID they had the scripts, but it was for a price, and it just looked kinda shady to me so I didn...

The Brady Bunch: The Brady Bunch, sofa beds, brady family
sofa beds, brady family, brady bunch: Hi Chuck. The answer to your question is yes and no. Mike and Carol slept in seperate tents when the Brady family went camping in Season 1. In one of the later seasons, Mike and Carol slept on the sofa beds in the family room when their bedroom was being repainted...

The Brady Bunch: The Brady Bunch, hair tonic, brady bunch
hair tonic, brady bunch, cindy: Robin: Thanks so much for writing. I really love answering BB questions! Cindy s beloved doll was Kitty KarryAll. The infamous hair tonic (which by the way was the final BB episode) had no special name. It was simply called hair tonic throughout the episode....

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Amateur Night, brady kids, brady bunch
brady kids, brady bunch, amateur night: Hi Jason. First, episode 88 was Bobby s Hero . The episode titled Amateur Night was episode 93. Anyway, the Brady kids lost this contest to Pattie s Prancing Poodles. (Well, I believe her name was Pattie. Her name started with a P). Thanks for the question...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Amusement Park Episode, kings island amusement park, mr brady
kings island amusement park, mr brady, brady bunch: You are right, the tube was Yellow. This happens to be my favorite episode, as I have visited Kings Island amusement park dozens of times. It has changed quite a bit, but alot of the things you see in the episode are still there including the tower. If...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Art, john cato, cat silhouette
john cato, cat silhouette, brady bunch: Hi John Cato. I have racked my brain, the internet, and more than a few of the other Brady Bunch experts, but I just can t find an answer for you. We all remember the poster clearly, but no one knows or can find out anything about it. Sorry to have to disappoint...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch book?, growing up brady, teenage greg
growing up brady, teenage greg, brady bunch: I actually use 2 books when looking for confirmation of answers. I have Growing Up Brady...I was a teenage Greg by Barry Williams (Greg) and The Brady Bunch Files by Lauren Johnson. The one by Barry Williams has alot of insider type info, obviously. The...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Characters, christopher knight peter brady, cindy brady
christopher knight peter brady, cindy brady, martin brady: Henly, I m SO sorry I didn t get back to you before now. You probably received the answer from someone else, but I ll give you what I know anyway: They never gave ages on the show - but I can tell you in what year the actors were born. Robert Reed...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch car, brady bunch, happy holidays
brady bunch, happy holidays, delayed response: Hi Savanna, I do apologize for my delayed response. I have been on vacation and forgot to put on vacation . If you have not received an answer, I would be happy to help you. I believe the car in question was a Red Convertible Chevrolet, not sure of the...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Getting Davy Jones, local music stores, brady bunch
local music stores, brady bunch, davy jones: Hi Christina. The song Girl appears on Davy Jones album Don t Go: A Collection of Music by Davy Jones 1979-1996 . You might be able to find it on Napster, or a similar pay service, but I have not been able to find a link that allowed me to listen to it...

The Brady Bunch: The last Brady Bunch episode, brady bunch episode, brady brides
brady bunch episode, brady brides, very brady christmas: James- The last episode of the series was#117 and it was the one where Greg graduated from high school and his hair was accidentally turned orange by a conditioner he was using. After the series ended there were later Brady shows (Brady Brides, A Very...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch episode with a sailboat?, brady bunch episode, mr phillips
brady bunch episode, mr phillips, bradys: Hi Amanda. There are actually two episodes that you could be referring to. One is from Season 4, Episode #80, titled Law and Disorder . During this episode, Bobby was too busy being Safety Monitor to be bothered helping with the boat that the rest of the...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Grand Canyon, brady bunch, mules
brady bunch, mules, grand canyon: Nicole, The show never specified which area the Brady s visited. They only showed shots from the top and then taking the mules down to the bottom-and then of course the other parts of the episode (like where the kids get lost, etc). I also did some...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Lyrics, brady bunch theme, brady bunch lyrics
brady bunch theme, brady bunch lyrics, brady bunch theme song: Hi, D. There are actually two sets of lyrics for the Brady Bunch theme song, and there are three versions of it. The versions are not that different from one another - the first, during the early seasons was performed by The Peppermint Trolley Company, so...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch prop, brady bunch, ceramic statue
brady bunch, ceramic statue, ebay: I typed it in and I did get to the picture. If the prop in that picture was used in The Brady Bunch , I ve never seen it. The ones I was referring are heads only. There are a pair of them, male and female and one sits at each end of the shelf behind Mike...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Quote, sermon idea, brady bunch
sermon idea, brady bunch, home page www: Kevan, I was unable to get that link-it says there is an error. I will continue to look for the answer to your question. To my knowledge, that exact line has not been used; I know the message behind it has been done a few times, but I will keep looking...

The Brady Bunch: More Brady Bunch questions, student body president, girls can do anything
student body president, girls can do anything, fender benders: Hi again, Julia. I am going to recommend the following episodes that focus on gender and/or feminism: From Season 1 - Episode 2, A Clubhouse Is Not A Home - no GIRLS allowed in the BOYS clubhouse. It s an all out boys vs girls episode. Episode 8,...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - scene used twice?, brady bunch, house of cards
brady bunch, house of cards, allergy: Hi David, Alice gives Tiger a bath in 54-50 fight to set-up the scene where Tiger comes rushing in while the kids are building the house of cards. Tiger runs into Greg as he s placing a card on the stack. This causes the house of cards to fall. In...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch special, brady bunch, kammie
brady bunch, kammie, pangolin pictures: Jen, Thanks for writing and I apologize a thousand times over for the late answer. I forgot to put in my vacation time @ allexperts. I just got back from DC. What a place! I would love to talk to you or your staff anytime. Thanks for writing. I am back...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch theme and opening titles, brady bunch theme, opening titles
brady bunch theme, opening titles, theme music: Hi Matt Sorry for the delay, I forgot to put my vacation thing on! Anyway, I m not sure why certain themes/grids were changed or not changed for various seasons. Another expert may be able to answer your question. Sorry could be more helpful. Best...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch tribute, brady bunch, john legg
brady bunch, john legg, pangolin pictures: Hello, I am a huge fan of the show. I have been since I was a kid. I would suggest you contact the owner of www.bradyworld.com, you can email her at BradyBfan@aol.com. She does a website for Barry Williams as well. I would love to be part of your special,...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch tribute, brady bunch, mark manne
brady bunch, mark manne, pangolin pictures: Hi Jen, I just wanted to thank you again for the heads up on the Brady Tribute. I sent a bit of information to your email address. I wanted to say again I think this is a good way for the fans to finally have our say. If I can do anything for you, just...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, mynah bird, brady kids
mynah bird, brady kids, brady bunch: Helen, I did a little research for you and found these characters that were obviously not in the original Brady Bunch series. There was the Brady kids dog named Mop Top, a magical Mynah bird named Marlon, two Chinese-speaking pandas named Ping and Pong,...

The Brady Bunch: Brady bunch song, brady bunch song, bumms
brady bunch song, bumms, school thanks: Jill, I m sorry, but unfortunately I don t know if they just made the song up for that episode or if it was created earlier by someone else. I have also searched and come up with nothing. How soon is the talent show? You could get on to a fan site to someone...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Christmas Tree, very brady christmas, christmas episode
very brady christmas, christmas episode, christmas movie: Cathy, Thanks for writing. There were only 2 times that Christmas was featured with the Brady s. They replayed the first Christmas episode every year it was on the air. It s the one where Carol has laryngitis. In that one the boys struggle to get the tree...

The Brady Bunch: Very Brady Christmas, brady christmas, elizabeth moran
brady christmas, elizabeth moran, fitness room: Angela- As I understand it the show was shot on the same lot as the original show and although I am sure that many of the items were cleaned up and modernized I think they are original. Some changes that were done were a bathroom was added downstairs and the...

The Brady Bunch: Brady car, camera angle, car door
camera angle, car door, brady: Kevin, Yes, it is accurate that Mike would slide over to get out of the car. I don t think he did this every time, but he did do it on several occasions. I don t have the exact episodes in which this happened, but if you need me to, I can find out a few...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, viet nam war, brady bunch
viet nam war, brady bunch, indiana resident: Rohini: Thanks so much for including me. I m always glad to help a Brady fan and fellow Indiana resident. 1. I was only an infant when the show first aired so I ve grown up on it. I only remember it in reruns from the time I was about 5, though. 2. As I...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, brady bunch, purdue university
brady bunch, purdue university, fan profile: Hi, Well, I really can t say for sure how old I was when I first saw the show. Early 80 s. Probably around Kindergarten, so about 5, maybe?. I honestly have no idea. I only saw reruns because the show went off the air 4 and a half years before I was...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, brady bunch, peer presure
brady bunch, peer presure, purdue university: Rohini- I would be more than happy to help. I did not see the show in its original run but instead caught the reruns as a child(about 10 or so)Even back then before cable you could usually catch an episode on t.v. after school. As a child ,watching...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, episode plots, brady bunch
episode plots, brady bunch, purdue university: Rohini, 1. I was 4 years old when I remembered watching the show. 2. Yes I only saw reruns. 3. I will admit the opening sequence was what I was drawn to at first. I also guess being young and seeing a show about children drew me to it. The show...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, brady bunch, purdue university
brady bunch, purdue university, rohini: Hi Rohini, I guess I was about 6 or 7 when I started watching the Brady Bunch. I saw most of the episodes in prime time on CBS. I now watch the re-runs with my children. I think the number 1 appeal for me was that there was usaually a moral to every episode...

The Brady Bunch: Brady fan profile, brady bunch, purdue university
brady bunch, purdue university, exact age: Rohini, Thanks for asking. I was very young when I began watching the Bunch , so I don t know of an exact age. I just always remember it being on. I m 30, so I only got to see the syndicated shows, not the originals. I still watch them when I can; it s on...

The Brady Bunch: The Brady Girls, brady girls, pta type
brady girls, pta type, child tops: Hi Kurt, thanks for the question. Here s a brief run-down: Alice - dedicated to her job, stern but fair and friendly, very supportive, hard working, Carol - loving wife and mother, loving towards everyone, good sense of humor, flirtatious with her hubby,...

The Brady Bunch: A Brady Get Hit?, brady bunch, exact question
brady bunch, exact question, wager: Barry, Your friend wouldn t happen to be A , would it?? I just answered this exact question to him/her. :o) No, no one ever was physically disciplined on the Brady Bunch. Everyone was verbally scolded at one time or another by Mike, but he never hit anyone....

The Brady Bunch: Brady Quote, joe namath, bobby brady
joe namath, bobby brady, mail order: Hi Kevin Daniel. I know the exact scene you are asking about, but I m not sure of the exact quote. I know this much of it: To my good friend Bobby Brady ...whose house I come to dinner to whenever I m in town. Your good friend, Joe Namath. I m not sure if...

The Brady Bunch: Brady questions, cats name, trading stamps
cats name, trading stamps, sisters names: Brian- Sorry for the delay but my computer was not working properly. Neighbors name- The kellys Cats name- Fluffy Carols maiden name- Martin 1st married name- Tyler The horse was the statue by the stairs...

The Brady Bunch: Brady quotes, brady world, brady bunch
brady world, brady bunch, ball in the house: What type of quotes are you looking for? The common ones are: Mom always said, don t play ball in the house.... Something Suddenly Came Up! A wise man forgets his anger before he lies down to sleep. Pork chops and applesauce, that s swell....

The Brady Bunch: The Brady "set", top of the stairs, mannix
top of the stairs, mannix, blueprints: From what I know, there were several sets, and I don t think there was an upstairs. Im not sure of the den. If you look at the blueprints, you will notice that not all the rooms upstairs faced the back yard, but, in the show they did. Weird huh? Also,...

The Brady Bunch: The Brady "set", encyclopedia brady, david brady
encyclopedia brady, david brady, top of the stairs: Eric, That is a fascinating question/observation. The house/set is anactual house. David Brady (no relation to the show), has done extensive research on this subject and is still in the process of writing his Encyclopedia Brady . You can go to http://davidbrady.com/times/latbrady.html...

The Brady Bunch: Brady Theme song!, brady bunch theme, brady bunch theme song
brady bunch theme, brady bunch theme song, brady kids: Hi John. There s not a whole lot out there that I could find that did not have the lyrics included in the recording. I did, however, manage to find you two possibilities. The first one can be found at the following link: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/lyrics/brady.htm...

The Brady Bunch: The Brady vaction to the ghosttown, brady bunch, davey jones
brady bunch, davey jones, ghost town: Yo Mama No, Davey Jones did not go to the ghost town. There were 3 episodes in the beginning of the 3rd season, entitled Ghost Town and then toward the end of the 3rd season, there was an episode entitled Getting Davy Jones - that was the only episode to...

The Brady Bunch: The Bradys home, california suburb, expertise description
california suburb, expertise description, broadway joe: Sorry for the delay. They most likely lived in the LA area. They lived near a movie studio, greg surfed, they drove to the grand canyon, and it was always warm there. They had sport stars on the show that played for LA teams, and Broadway Joe was in town...

The Brady Bunch: baby talk, baby talk, angie
baby talk, angie, cindy: Angie, Well, I know Buddy refers to Peter as a chicken-is that what you mean? Buddy says his saying to Cindy ( Baby talk, baby talk, it s a wonder you can walk ) and that s when Peter tries to defend her. He doesn t want to fight Buddy, which is when Buddy...

The Brady Bunch: There's a bet riding on this!, brady bunch, physical discipline
brady bunch, physical discipline, drafting table: A, No, no one was ever hit in the Brady Bunch episodes. They all got their scoldings at one time or another, but there was no physical discipline ever brought into the show. Hope you didn t lose much! Thanks for asking; let me know if you have any other...

The Brady Bunch: There's a bet riding on this!, drafting table, car magazine
drafting table, car magazine, brady: Sorry for the delay, I was on vacation and forgot to put my vacation indication on. Anyway, reagrding your question, the only time Greg was in his dad s office was the episode where he was working as a helper, cleaning etc. He was also given the task of...

The Brady Bunch: There's a bet riding on this!, math teacher, man talks
math teacher, man talks, drafting table: Hi A. Yes, you are right, sort of. There is a scene like the one you described, but it wasn t an angry hit or an abusive one. Mike was having one of his famous man to man talks with Greg about a bad grade on a test. When Greg turned to leave the den, Mike...

The Brady Bunch: bobby's first kiss, melissa sue anderson, bobby brady
melissa sue anderson, bobby brady, brady bunch: Erwin, Yes, you are correct. In the episode, You re Never Too Young , Bobby is kissed by Millicent, who was played by Melissa Sue Anderson (who incidentally played Mary on Little House on the Prarie). Thanks for asking. Please let me know if you have...

The Brady Bunch: brady biography, brady bunch variety hour, maureen mccormack
brady bunch variety hour, maureen mccormack, stay at home mom: David: Thanks for writing! Eve Plumb didn t even perform in the Brady Bunch Variety Hour show. She tried, atleast initially, to distance herself from that image. Maureen became a stay at home mom including home schooling her kids after she married. She has...

The Brady Bunch: brady boys, mike lookinland, aka mike
mike lookinland, aka mike, millicent: Ron, Bobby, aka Mike Lookinland, wore them toward the end of the series. I remember him wearing them in the Millicent skyrockets episode where he kissed a girl who might have had mumps. I don t remember the other boys wearing them. Marcia did. Remember...

The Brady Bunch: the brady bunch, horriscopes, horriscope
horriscopes, horriscope, closed captions: That episode was called Mike s Horriscope aing in the 1969-70 Season (actually the first season). The story was that carol & Mike were going through horriscopes and Mike s said a strange woman would enter his life. And a strange woman indeed entered....

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, starburst fruit chews, maureen mccormick
starburst fruit chews, maureen mccormick, brady bunch: Hi Bonnie, Not sure about your first question. My guess would be Marcia or Maureen McCormick, but it s just a guess. The Brady s Dog was Tiger and the cat (which only appeared in the pilot) was Fluffy. Hope this is helpful and thanks for the question....

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, brady kids, brady bunch
brady kids, brady bunch, boyfriend and girlfriend: Jisel, Unfortunately I am not an expert on the people who portrayed the characters on Brady Bunch. I know that there are plenty of fan sites and documentaries that have been done on them, so I m sure your answer is out there. Perhaps there is another Brady...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, brady kids, mike caldwell
brady kids, mike caldwell, sanford and son: Believe it or not, they never made the top 25 during the original run of the show (through the final season, ending in 1974). The Brady kids had a wild adolescent following, via fan clubs, singing tours, and the like - BUT in terms of pure ratings, they still...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch episode, brady bunch episode, brady book
brady bunch episode, brady book, growing up brady: Stephanie, That is so cool that your daughter is using this song. Unfortunetly, I don t have that episode on video but I do know that they were wearing the royal blue and white 2 pc. outfits. It s one of the later episodes when the kids were all older because...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch peter, brady world, bradyworld
brady world, bradyworld, remembering lines: The actor who portrays Peter, Christopher Knight, was diagnosed with ADHD as an adult. He has said in many interviews that it explains alot of his childhood and his trouble with acting and remembering lines. We have a great deal of information about it in...

The Brady Bunch: the brady bunch (will the real jan brady please stand up), jan brady, michael lookinland
jan brady, michael lookinland, brady bunch: Hi Frank Interesting question. I think Bobby was really ticklish and Peter was really tickling him. I really don t think Greg cared one way or another about the secret . The fact that Margie Wipple was going to be at the party was really funny, considering...

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, brady bunch, science project
brady bunch, science project, myron: The neighbors cat on the Brady Bunch was named Guinevere. The name is revealed in the episode the Impractical Joker. Greg is told to keep his science project Myron the mouse in the garage. The boys bring the mouse inside in the middle of the night remembering...

The Brady Bunch: brady episodes, pilot episode, dear michael
pilot episode, dear michael, libby: Davi- I am not sure how far in advance the show filmed their episodes. I think it is safe to say that like other shows both then and now they would start shooting a month or two ahead and film more than one a day. I do know that the pilot episode (The wedding)...

The Brady Bunch: brady, carol brady, mike brady
carol brady, mike brady, carol tyler: Stephanie- I was not sure if you mean the charactors name or the actress real name. The charactor was named Carol Brady . Before she married Mike Brady her maiden name was Carol Tyler Martin (Tyler was her first husbands last name and Martin was her parents...

The Brady Bunch: the bradybunch, olivia, bradybunch
olivia, bradybunch, profiles: Olivia, Though I would love to give you all of this info, I don t believe I would have enough room (or time :o) ). I am suggesting that you visit a couple of websites that could give you this information. Try: www.bradyworld.com www.bradyresidence.com...

The Brady Bunch: the bradybunch, eve plum, sibling rivalry
eve plum, sibling rivalry, jan eve: Olivia- The show ran from 1969-1974. Father (Mike Brady) was played by Robert Reed, His sons were played by (Greg) Barry Williams,(Peter) Chris Knight and (Bobby) Mike Lookinland. Mike married (Carol) played by Florence Henderson and her daughters were played...

The Brady Bunch: the bradybunch, brady bunch, sitcomsonline
brady bunch, sitcomsonline, bradyworld: Hi Olivia. Thank you for your questions and interest in The Brady Bunch. It would take days to answer your questions thoroughly, so I am going to give you a few links so that you might find the answers you are looking for. Again, thanks for the questions and...

The Brady Bunch: CAST, brady brides, very brady christmas
brady brides, very brady christmas, movie scripts: I am pretty sure they were. Chris Knight was the only person who had a tutor because he has ADHD, they were able to choose their career cuz if you watched career fever were greg wanted to be and architect and then A very brady Christmas greg was an architect...

The Brady Bunch: Cabin Fever on DVD, storage vaults, hallmark cards
storage vaults, hallmark cards, little rascals: HI Cabin Fever released only the first 12 volumes on DVD. In a sense they never really even did that. Actually they intended to release all 21 volumes back in 1998 on DVD but they hit hard times financially. Before hitting hard times they pressed the first...

The Brady Bunch: Calm down, cindy brady, susan olsen
cindy brady, susan olsen, kind response: Yes, Susan Olsen played Cindy Brady. If you had asked me that yesterday, I would not have reacted the way I did. It looked like just another junk question to waste my time and I ve had my share of those. Anyway, thank you for clarifying. Susan (not Olsen...

The Brady Bunch: Cameo's on Brady Bunch, don drysdale, joe namath
don drysdale, joe namath, wes parker: Hi Jon. Sure you can include me in your friendly family trivia competitions. Sports stars that appeared on The Brady Bunch were (in order of appearance) Wes Parker (Season 1), Don Drysdale (Season 2), Deacon Jones (Season 2), and Joe Namath (Season 5). I m...

The Brady Bunch: Carol Brady job?, carol brady, known fact
carol brady, known fact, kelli: Kelli, No, Carol didn t have a job, but I don t know if that was a known fact, or if it just happened. I don t know if that makes sense, but I mean that I don t think they ever discussed it on the show, it just was. Hope that s not confusing. Thanks...

The Brady Bunch: Carol & Mike's first spouses, sherwood schwartz, devorice
sherwood schwartz, devorice, pilot episode: Hi Troy. According to the show s creator, Sherwood Schwartz, it was left to imply that Carol was the first divorced woman on a television show. Mike s first wife died. The names of the previous spouses were never mentioned, but during the pilot episode Carol...

The Brady Bunch: Cats name in the abondoned HOuse, cats name, chiminey
cats name, chiminey, abondoned: Hi Alan. You are right. The name of the cat that Bobby rescued from the abandoned house was Pandora. This was Episode 80, from Season 4, titled Law and Disorder . Thanks for the question, and don t be too hard on your sister when you give her the news. :-)...

The Brady Bunch: Christmas Trivia, very brady christmas, christmas trivia
very brady christmas, christmas trivia, brady bunch: Tammy: Thanks for writing. In the only Christmas episode from the original show, Carol has the poor Brady men putting the tree all over the house before finally deciding on the area next to the stairs between the living room and dining room. It sits there...

The Brady Bunch: CINDY, tracy partridge, brady kids
tracy partridge, brady kids, tights: Stanley, Thanks so writing. While I have no way of knowing why they didn t have her wear tights more, I do know that the kids have commented in interviews that they did not wear clothes that trendy or that they would have worn outside the studio. Kammi...

The Brady Bunch: Little Rascals, mickey gubitosi, little rascals
mickey gubitosi, little rascals, michael gubitosi: Hi again Steve. Although I m not a Little Rascals expert, I have always been a huge fan of those cute little kids so I think I can help you with your question. Do you remember the Little Rascal character named Mickey? He was played by actor Michael Gubitosi,...

The Brady Bunch: Confessions, Confessions, brady bunch, season thanks
brady bunch, season thanks, confessions: Abby, Sorry but the entire scripts are not available anywhere that I know of. This weekend The Brady Bunch is on TVLand all weekend so you might be able to catch the episode and tape it. Also, all of the episodes are now available on DVD by season. Thanks...

The Brady Bunch: Cousin Oliver & Growing UP, robbie rist, cousin oliver
robbie rist, cousin oliver, growing up brady: Hi Ted, thanks for the question. I will gladly answer with my opinions on these topics. First, cousin Oliver. I always thought it was because Bobby and Cindy were getting older - they were teens, not cute little kids anymore. Oliver was a cute little...

The Brady Bunch: Current Status of the Brady Kids, who played mike brady, brady kids
who played mike brady, brady kids, brady bunch: Hi Jeanne. The only Brady Bunch actor that has died so far is Robert Reed, who played Mike Brady. He died May 12, 1992 at the age of 59 from intestinal cancer and from complications from AIDS. As for drug addictions, it has been said that Robert Reed was...

The Brady Bunch: carol, mom carol, pilot episode
mom carol, pilot episode, new mom: Hi Jessica. Let s start with Mike s first wife. It is implied during the pilot episode, The Honeymoon, that Mike s wife died sometime after Bobby was born. It is never mentioned specifically, but during this episode, Bobby puts away a picture of his mother...

The Brady Bunch: cast, radio disc jockey, brady girls
radio disc jockey, brady girls, michael brady: Hi Stanley, The kids coninued their singing career after the show and were sucessful for quite sometime. They also did a variety show that ran for 3 years. Robert Reed who played Michael Brady died of AIDS in the early 90 s. All the girls continued...

The Brady Bunch: cindy, cindy brady, tracy partridge
cindy brady, tracy partridge, cute skirt: I am not too sure about Tracy, I assume that tights were only worn when the characters were performing - and Tracy did that a lot more than Cindy did. I assume it was the style for little girls to be wearing the cute skirt outfits with bare legs (and Brady...

The Brady Bunch: In what city/town did the bradys reside?, brady kids, bradys
brady kids, bradys, definitive answer: Hi Susan. I don t think I ve ever heard the name of the city either. The city that you mentioned is the only reference I can think of. It makes me wonder, though, if maybe it might be Westdale, since that is the name of the high school the Brady kids attended....

The Brady Bunch: Episode with deleted footage, brady bunch, going swimming
brady bunch, going swimming, wall oven: Tonia, Thanks for writing. I have heard this rumor more than once. But I m sorry to say that I have NEVER seen this in any episode of The Brady Bunch. I actually have the episodes you mentioned and it is not in them. I also have a book that goes episode by...

The Brady Bunch: Episode question, los angeles dodgers, gigi perreau
los angeles dodgers, gigi perreau, wes parker: Hi Colleen. Yes, there was an episode kind of like the one you asked about. It was in Season 1, Episode 18, titled The Undergraduate . Here s a brief explanation of the episode: Alice finds a love letter in Greg s pocket, addressed to a girl named Linda...

The Brady Bunch: Eve Plumb's Films, california dreams, eve plumb
california dreams, eve plumb, love scene: This one s a bit perplexing. I don t have any evidence or foreknowledge of Eve doing a nude scene per se, but the closest I can imagine is her 1976 role in Dawn: Portrait of a Teenaged Runaway where her character falls into prostitution and is subsumed...

The Brady Bunch: episode 81 "The Show Must Go On", no fits no fights no feuds, friend hope
no fits no fights no feuds, friend hope, music on line: Hi there..... The lyrics are from the musical: GYPSY. I m sure you can find additional lyrics and/or sheet music on-line. But here s the lyrics I have: Wherever we go, whatever we do, we re gonna go through it together. We may not go far, but sure...

The Brady Bunch: Last episode, brady bunch episode, mr brady
brady bunch episode, mr brady, robert reed: Hi Becky, It was Mr. Brady who didn t appear in the final episode. Robert Reed found the whole episode totally inane and refused to appear in it. Although he was apparently always on set fuming off to the sides. At the time, no one knew this was going...

The Brady Bunch: FAVORITE BRADY, stay at home mom, financial worries
stay at home mom, financial worries, good sense of humor: HI Stanley, thanks for the question! I do not look like any of the bradys. My favorite would have to be Pete, he had a good sense of humor and was rarely the cause of problems. If I could BE like any of them, it d be Carol. To be a stay at home mom, with...

The Brady Bunch: Fan profile, brady bunch, purdue university
brady bunch, purdue university, rohini: Hi Rohini. I d be happy to answer your questions. 1. I was born in 1968, so I was quite young when the show originally aired. The first time I remember actually watching the show was at age 5. 2. Because of my age, reruns are definitely what I saw most....

The Brady Bunch: Favorite Episode, bicycle shop, brady bunch
bicycle shop, brady bunch, chris knight: My favorite episode is probably the one where Tiger steals Kitty Carryall and Bobby s kazoo because it s pretty realistic about how siblings accuse one another of things. Though Greg s exact words episode is also a favorite. To my knowledge there are no...

The Brady Bunch: Final Episode, high school graduation, hair tonic
high school graduation, hair tonic, robert reed: Hi Christina. Sorry it took me so long to get back to you, but my internet has been giving me fits. Anyway, the last episode (#117) was called The Hair-brained Scheme . It was the episode where Greg prepares for high school graduation. Also, Bobby and Oliver...

The Brady Bunch: Finding an episode, marsha brady, brady book
marsha brady, brady book, nick night: Tammy, Thanks for writing. I m sorry but I don t have that episode on VHS. I know that the song was in the musical Gypsy . But if you re looking for their version, your best bet is to watch for it on Nick@Night and tape it. I got most of my tapes on eBay....

The Brady Bunch: Alice, cow, alice
The Brady Bunch: Alice, cow, alice

The Brady Bunch: Alice, susan olsen, florence henderson
The Brady Bunch: Alice, susan olsen, florence henderson, brady bunch

The Brady Bunch: their ages, april 29, eve
The Brady Bunch: their ages, april 29, eve, jan eve

The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, bathing suits, snitch
The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, bathing suits, snitch, pool party

The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, rerun, alice
The Brady Bunch: Bobby & Cindy Skinny Dipping?!, rerun, alice, neighbor

The Brady Bunch: Bobby's Keyboard (organ), google image, rhodes piano
The Brady Bunch: Bobby's Keyboard (organ), google image, rhodes piano, combo organ

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, producers, last episode
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, producers, last episode

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, ghost town usa, little house on the prarie
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch, ghost town usa, little house on the prarie, real ghost

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Art, black light poster, marcia brady
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch Art, black light poster, marcia brady, teenager

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch car, ford country squire, ford
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch car, ford country squire, ford, netherlands

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Getting Davy Jones, marsha brady, brain cells
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Getting Davy Jones, marsha brady, brain cells, davey jones

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch episode with a sailboat?, brady kids, mike lookinland
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch episode with a sailboat?, brady kids, mike lookinland, barry williams

The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Grand Canyon, bright angel trail, bright angel lodge
The Brady Bunch: Brady Bunch - Grand Canyon, bright angel trail, bright angel lodge, mule train

The Brady Bunch: Brady bunch song, gypsy
The Brady Bunch: Brady bunch song, gypsy

The Brady Bunch: Brady car
The Brady Bunch: Brady car

The Brady Bunch: A Brady Get Hit?
The Brady Bunch: A Brady Get Hit?

The Brady Bunch: Brady questions, braces, cindy
The Brady Bunch: Brady questions, braces, cindy, fridge

The Brady Bunch: The Brady "set", interior scenes, exterior shots
The Brady Bunch: The Brady "set", interior scenes, exterior shots, paramount studio

The Brady Bunch: The Bradys home, golden gate bridge, charles brady
The Brady Bunch: The Bradys home, golden gate bridge, charles brady, brady bunch

The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, starburst fruit chews, maureen mccormick
The Brady Bunch: brady bunch, starburst fruit chews, maureen mccormick, youtube

The Brady Bunch: brady, parents, first episode
The Brady Bunch: brady, parents, first episode, carol brady

The Brady Bunch: CAST, brady brides, architech
The Brady Bunch: CAST, brady brides, architech, footsteps

The Brady Bunch: In what city/town did the bradys reside?, fillmore illinois, fillmore ca
The Brady Bunch: In what city/town did the bradys reside?, fillmore illinois, fillmore ca, cheerleader

The Brady Bunch: Episode with deleted footage, birthday suit, s line
The Brady Bunch: Episode with deleted footage, birthday suit, s line, going swimming

The Brady Bunch: Episode question, cousin oliver, family addition
The Brady Bunch: Episode question, cousin oliver, family addition, bradys

The Brady Bunch: Eve Plumb's Films, glynnis o connor, eve
The Brady Bunch: Eve Plumb's Films, glynnis o connor, eve, mommas and the poppas

The Brady Bunch: Final Episode
The Brady Bunch: Final Episode

The Brady Bunch: fourth brady girl?, brady bunch, bradys
The Brady Bunch: fourth brady girl?, brady bunch, bradys

The Brady Bunch: George Glass, niagara falls, george glass
The Brady Bunch: George Glass, niagara falls, george glass, pretend girlfriend

The Brady Bunch: Gilligans island crossover?, talent scout, shirley temple
The Brady Bunch: Gilligans island crossover?, talent scout, shirley temple, crossover

The Brady Bunch: Greg's First Car, 1956 chevy belair, chevrolet bel air
The Brady Bunch: Greg's First Car, 1956 chevy belair, chevrolet bel air, 1956 chevrolet bel air

The Brady Bunch: Greg sings about beanstalks, ponies, wise men
The Brady Bunch: Greg sings about beanstalks, ponies, wise men

The Brady Bunch: no subject, sunshiny day, grand canyon
The Brady Bunch: no subject, sunshiny day, grand canyon

The Brady Bunch: Hometown, sherwood schwartz, sherwood forest
The Brady Bunch: Hometown, sherwood schwartz, sherwood forest, brady

The Brady Bunch: hawaiian episode, brady bunch, don ho
The Brady Bunch: hawaiian episode, brady bunch, don ho, hawaii

The Brady Bunch: Jane, george glass, harvey klinger
The Brady Bunch: Jane, george glass, harvey klinger, brady bunch movie

The Brady Bunch: WHICH KID TO BE CAST, miss clairol, growing up brady
The Brady Bunch: WHICH KID TO BE CAST, miss clairol, growing up brady, susan olsen

The Brady Bunch: Little Rascals Dog, family dogs, pit bulls
The Brady Bunch: Little Rascals Dog, family dogs, pit bulls, german shepherd

The Brady Bunch: Location and spouses, cousin oliver, best car
The Brady Bunch: Location and spouses, cousin oliver, best car

The Brady Bunch: Mike Brady as Architect, architect, pilot
The Brady Bunch: Mike Brady as Architect, architect, pilot, parents

The Brady Bunch: Did Mike swear on an episode?, no doubt, emma
The Brady Bunch: Did Mike swear on an episode?, no doubt, emma, f word

The Brady Bunch: When did Mr Brady get his perm ?, natural curly hair, bob reed
The Brady Bunch: When did Mr Brady get his perm ?, natural curly hair, bob reed, florence henderson

The Brady Bunch: marsha's letter
The Brady Bunch: marsha's letter

The Brady Bunch: mrs.brady, real estate agent, brady
The Brady Bunch: mrs.brady, real estate agent, brady, realtor

The Brady Bunch: Nielson Ratings, brady bunch, gilligan
The Brady Bunch: Nielson Ratings, brady bunch, gilligan

The Brady Bunch: Obtaining Episodes, dogs is dogs, kite
The Brady Bunch: Obtaining Episodes, dogs is dogs, kite, mgm

The Brady Bunch: Poster in Girl's Room, cat poster, e bay
The Brady Bunch: Poster in Girl's Room, cat poster, e bay

The Brady Bunch: Question about Little Rascals Episodes, flings, brow
The Brady Bunch: Question about Little Rascals Episodes, flings, brow, sweat

The Brady Bunch: Sam the Butcher, allan melvin, elopement
The Brady Bunch: Sam the Butcher, allan melvin, elopement, eloping

The Brady Bunch: Sam the Butcher, mr brady, architecture work
The Brady Bunch: Sam the Butcher, mr brady, architecture work, bradys

The Brady Bunch: Script, brady bunch episode, ebay
The Brady Bunch: Script, brady bunch episode, ebay, one saturday

The Brady Bunch: "stinker", brady, trophy
The Brady Bunch: "stinker", brady, trophy

The Brady Bunch: Tiki Idol, gilligan, bad luck
The Brady Bunch: Tiki Idol, gilligan, bad luck, kona

The Brady Bunch: Tom Brady QB of Patriots, espn
The Brady Bunch: Tom Brady QB of Patriots, espn

The Brady Bunch: tiger, don johnson, urban legend
The Brady Bunch: tiger, don johnson, urban legend, tiger

The Brady Bunch: tiger, don johnson, tiger
The Brady Bunch: tiger, don johnson, tiger

The Brady Bunch: trivia
The Brady Bunch: trivia

The Brady Bunch: florence, del ray ca, marina del ray
del ray ca, marina del ray, brady kids: Pete, Your wife should watch more BB. Everyone should watch more BB! I have looked everywhere and cannot find a more current address. I did find several web sites for her but none gives an address. She is actually from Owensboro, KY which is only an hour...

The Brady Bunch: fourth brady girl in the beginning?, brady bunch, ap english
brady bunch, ap english, mishaps: Sorry but there was never a fourth Brady daughter. You re probably remembering the ad stunt when the Brady Bunch first started airing on TVLand. They did commericals where they popped an obnoxious little girl into old tape of the show and blamed her for all...

The Brady Bunch: fourth brady girl?, brady bunch, nick at nite
brady bunch, nick at nite, ap english: No, there was no fourth Brady Girl. However, in a way, you are correct. Back in 1995 when Nick-at-Nite first began running Brady Bunch reruns they did do commercials for the show with a redheaded fourth daughter named Phoebe edited in. It was just a gimmick...

The Brady Bunch: George Glass, george glass, niagra
george glass, niagra, disagreement: Andrea, I don t recall her ever saying where he was from. That doesn t mean she DEFINITLY didn t say it, as I would have to have that episode in front of me to 100% make that call. But, I m probably about 98% sure. I m sorry I can t be 2% more help than...

The Brady Bunch: Gilligans island crossover?, gilligans island, abbe lane
gilligans island, abbe lane, horror scope: Hi Chris. Ok, first things first. This is Episode 16 from Season 1, titled Mike s Horror-scope . During this episode, Carol reads Mike s horoscope and tells him that a strange woman will enter his life. Then, Mike is chosen to design a new cosmetics factory...

The Brady Bunch: Greg Brady's first car, greg brady, friend eddie
greg brady, friend eddie, wheeler dealer: Hi Mike. If cars came in flavors, Greg s first one would have been lemon. He bought the car from his friend Eddie, then later sold it to his friend Ronnie. This episode was from Season 3, Episode 54, titled The Wheeler-Dealer . Thanks for the question...

The Brady Bunch: Greg's Crum List, being a team player, greg brady
being a team player, greg brady, sore loser: Hi Cyndi. The crum was Warren Mulaney, and the reason why Warren was on Greg s crum list was because Warren beat Greg out as a starter on the basketball team. Yes, Greg was a sore loser and wasn t exactly being a team player. This episode was from season...

The Brady Bunch: Greg's First Car, chevy convertable, old chevy
chevy convertable, old chevy, luck chris: Hi Ted This is from Episode 53 Wheeler-Dealer . Unfortunately they never say what make/model the car is. It looks like an old Chevy Convertable. I know He was trying to sell it for a $100 bucks. Sorry I couldn t be more helpful. Maybe one of the other...

The Brady Bunch: Greg Living in the Den., hippie clothes, funky lighting
hippie clothes, funky lighting, private pad: Congratulations Kevin, you are correct! Greg was granted temporary use of Mike s den for his very own private pad. It happened in Season 2, Episode #44, titled Our Son, The Man . In case you don t have the episodes handy, I ll give you a brief recap. ...

The Brady Bunch: Greg sings about beanstalks, clowns, lyrics
clowns, lyrics: Christopher, I m sorry, I know to which song you refer, but all I know is Clowns never laughed before, beanstalks never grew . I tried doing some research, but unfortunately, I came up with nothing. You have, however, managed to get the song stuck in my...

The Brady Bunch: Can you give me some memorable..., desi arnez jr, lisa brady
desi arnez jr, lisa brady, tiny bud: Lisa, Well, it sounds like you have a good start! Let me try and think of some... In the episode where Marcia gets her braces, she says, I m ugly, ugly, UGLY! and a guy at her school says, You act real crazy sometimes, Marcia, but you re still the grooviest...

The Brady Bunch: grand canyon, brady bunch, exact number
brady bunch, exact number, shawna: David, Thanks for your question. The actors filmed on location for those days (though I don t know the exact number, I believe it was between a week and two)-they stayed there, as opposed to commuting. I believe they stayed in campers, but I can t guarantee...

The Brady Bunch: Helen Hunt guest appearance, maureen mccormack, brady books
maureen mccormack, brady books, rita wilson: I have never heard this bit of trivia/rumor before. I searched all my Brady books and did not find any information to support this. Rita Wilson and Lisa Eilbacher had small roles, but no mention of Helen Hunt. PLUS - in actuality - Helen Hunt is about...

The Brady Bunch: HISTORY, brady kids, cousin oliver
brady kids, cousin oliver, brady bunch: no, there are no plans I no christopher knight and i talk to him every dayand he said no . They never moved out of thier house...i do not no who you heard that from but they neva did.Robert Reed is the only member of the cast who is 6 feet under(dead). Marcia,Bobby,...

The Brady Bunch: Hometown, deep sea fishing, crossover episodes
deep sea fishing, crossover episodes, brady family: Hi John. If you have already received a partial email from me, I apologize. I hit the wrong button and it sent my mail before I was finished. In case you didn t get the partial answer, I will start over. The city and state were never mentioned to my knowledge....

The Brady Bunch: What happen to:, network execs, brady bunch
network execs, brady bunch, pilot episode: Hi Larah. It was implied in the pilot episode, The Honeymoon , that Mike s first wife died, although it was never mentioned specifically and no one ever said how or when it happened. It is presumed that Carol had been divorced from Marcia, Jan, and Cindy...

The Brady Bunch: hawaii episode, vincent price, popcorn
vincent price, popcorn, tara: Tara, I m not sure without seeing the episode again. I haven t seen that particular one (or three) in quite awhile, so that aspect doesn t jog my memory. All I can recall is Bobby eating popcorn and leaving a trail of it in the cave. Sorry. Not sure...

The Brady Bunch: hawaiian episode, sam kapu, don ho
sam kapu, don ho, sorry for the delay: Hi Larry, Sorry for the delay. Unfortunately I know of no other version available. I don t believe this was ever recorded. I checked several sources and only found Don Ho s version and not with Sam Kapu Jr. Sorry I couldn t be more helpful. Cheers...

The Brady Bunch: hhs, alumini, rotc
alumini, rotc, hhs: Hi Yes the ROTC alumni page is members.aol.com/HHSNJROTC/ though it has not been updated or changed in months, nothing really going on. Someone in particular you looking for, or just saying hi. feel free to write me at wendyvwoh@aol.com. good...

The Brady Bunch: housekeepers, mary treen, drill sargent
mary treen, drill sargent, brady bunch: Shannon, You are right! In the episode, Goodbye, Alice, Hello , she leaves because she doesn t feel like she can communicate with the kids anymore. While she takes on a new job at a diner, the Brady s have Kay as their new housekeeper. She is played by Mary...

The Brady Bunch: JAN,MARCIA, head cheerleader, gonh
head cheerleader, gonh, hall monitor: Hi Stanley, thanks for the question! Marcia did wear her cheerleading outfit on the show a couple of times ( trying out for head cheerleader, for example). We also so the kids in plays, concerts, giving speeches at school. And school activities were always...