Eli5: why do boxers “skip” while fighting?

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Eli5: why do boxers “skip” while fighting?

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Anonymous 0 Comments

Correct foot placement is essential for throwing a quick, strong punch. The “skips” ensure that their feet are placed correctly, which a standard step would not accomplish.

Anonymous 0 Comments

Footwork is very important for boxing. Being quick on your feet is a big advantage and this is one way to do it.