|The Academy's punching guide|
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You need to put your whole bodyweight behind an arm's-length punch for it to be really effective.
Twist your body into the punch and extend your arm as hard and fast as possible.
Imagine you are punching through the target (your opponent).
Click on the following links for a guide to the basic punches:
The most basic but important punch in boxing
Pack in the power but beware of being caught out
Your opponent won't see this one coming til they feel it
Aimed into the body or at the jaw this is a great punch