Everybody Has a Plan Until They Get Punched in the Face: 12 Things Boxing Teaches You About Life (Hardback)Tony Bellew (author)
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The cult boxing champion takes the reader through twelve rounds of hard-won life lessons in this entertaining and invaluable guide to resilience and determination.
'When your job is to stand in front of a very big man who wants to knock you unconscious, you learn what's important in life. In the ring there's nowhere to hide. I was never the biggest or the strongest but I made the most of what I had - I had heart and I had grit and I always put time into the mental game. Now it's time for you to come into the ring with me.'
Tony " Bomber " Bellew is one of the most unmissable boxers Britain has ever produced. Whether you loved him or hated him, you couldn't ignore him. His journey from chubby kid growing up in a rough part of Liverpool to world champion is a story of willpower, resilience and dedication. Now he's here to take you inside the ring and help you understand that whatever your goals, there's plenty you can learn there.
Over 12 rounds, Tony will show readers the world of boxing - the highs, the lows and the knockout blows. From what the boxing gym can teach us all about our strengths and weaknesses to how to hit the canvas and get back up again, this is the closest thing to having a world champion boxer in your corner.
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 540 g
Dimensions: 238 x 160 x 36 mm
A great read * Dan Walker *
The story of an aggressive kid who, though boxing, found the best version of himself * The Times *
A great read for anyone: hard-won advice given by a truly hard bloke. Tony's story shares both the blood, sweat and years that went into becoming world champion AND how you can apply his philosophy to your everyday battles * John Hudson, The UK Military's Chief Survival Instructor *
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