Punching Out Parkinsons UHK Boxing Program

The Punching Out Parkinsons Team with their head coach, Paulie Ayala

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About the Program

Punching out Parkinson’s is setup for anyone with Parkinson’s Disease. The non contact boxing training greatly improves the coordination, strength and balance of the participan


The program is under guidance of former two time champ and owner of the University of Hard Knocks gym, Paulie Ayala located in Ft. Worth Texas. It is a safe friendly environment that makes each member feel comfortable to be working out with their peers that share the same day to day issues. Everyone is encouraged and challenged, to do their best to fight against the disease that continues to attack them.

A recent profile on Paulie’s newest endeavor at NBC5 Dallas-Fort Worth


A word from one of the POP Foundation’s students


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