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Bare-knuckle boxer reveals what happens in the after-life when he was brought back after ‘dying’ from electric shock

, Bare-knuckle boxer reveals what happens in the after-life when he was brought back after ‘dying’ from electric shock

A BRITISH bare-knuckle boxing star has revealed what happens in the after-life after claiming he was brought back after “dying” from a huge electric shock.

Aaron McCallum is currently preparing to fight Scott McHugh for the British title at BKB32 tomorrow at London’s O2 Arena.

Aaron McCallum says he experienced the after-life following a huge electric shock

The bare-knuckle boxer fights for the British title on Sunday at The O2

The tough nut is adamant that he can “go hard” for five rounds and bring “that belt back home” when asked about the showdown.

And he is determined to make the most of his “second chance” after he opened up on a terrifying accident that left him “dead” when he was only aged six.

The father of six told Daily Star: “I was playing football with my brother and two of his mates on a field and the ball went into this building.

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“I ran after in after it, slipped on a board and when I tried to stop myself falling I grabbed some wires that send thousands of volts through me. Everything was lit up so bright I could hardly see and I started floating up.

“I saw a castle and I floated over the walls. There was someone on the other side reading a book to some kids. He came over to me and said, ‘It’s too soon for you, you should go back’.

“I woke up when I heard my brother screaming and it turned out my dad had booted me off the wires and saved me. But I know there is something there [after death]. I have seen it, but I was given a second chance.”

McCallum has since endured battles with both drink and drugs as an adult until a chance message from his partner while on a night out changed his life path.

The ex-bodybuilder admitted that he “went off the rails for a few years” and would regularly “drink a bottle of vodka a day” and he even ended up having to live on a boat after getting kicked out of his house before everything changed.

He explained: “I was in the pub one night when my missus messaged me saying, ‘There’s a bare-knuckle boxing show coming up, you should try it’. I knew straightaway this was my chance.”

Despite being knocked out in the opening round of his first fight against ex-UFC fighter Chris Fishgold, he has has since produced two one-round KOs of his own with his style being likened to that of a young Mike Tyson.

McCallum added: “I’m stocky like Tyson was and try to mimic his style. I’m an aggressive, front-foot fighter who takes some discouraging.

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“I’m not trying to be the world’s best boxer, but I want to show people I can be one of the best bare-knuckle boxers in the world.”

, Bare-knuckle boxer reveals what happens in the after-life when he was brought back after ‘dying’ from electric shock
The star models his style on the legendary Mike Tyson

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the 7 punches used in boxing?

There are seven boxing punches. They include jab and cross, hook and uppercut, straight right and left hook, as well as body shot. These punches will be used to attack the opponent’s head, body and legs.

What are some of the benefits of boxing

There are many health benefits associated with boxing. For one, boxing can help build strong bones and muscles. Boxing can improve your coordination and reflexes. It also strengthens your heart and lungs. The best part about boxing? It doesn’t require special equipment. Anything you have in your house can be used.

Is it possible to learn boxing?

You can learn how to box. Just find a local boxing studio and sign up for a class. Although most gyms offer free classes to their members, it is possible to search Google for other local boxing clubs.

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You’ll also need some equipment like gloves, mouthpiece, headgear, and sparring partners. Once you’ve got all of that, you can begin practicing your punches and kicks.

How to protect yourself

When you’re being attacked, you must always protect your head. The goal is to avoid getting punched. To do so, you need to know how to block an incoming punch. Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Keep your shoulders square and tall.
  2. Keep your elbows in line with your sides.
  3. Block the punch from coming with your forearm.
  4. Counterattack immediately.
  5. Continue blocking until your attacker runs off.
  6. Never give up on your defense.

How can I improve my defense in fighting?

You can improve your defense in fighting by learning how to fight smart. You need to be able to defend yourself from all angles and counterattack if necessary.

You won’t be able to fight if you don’t know what fighting is. You’ll just get beaten up. You’ll just get beat up if you know how fight.

Here are some suggestions to help improve your defense.

  1. You need to know where your opponent is coming from. This means you need to be attentive to your opponent’s body language. This could be a sign that your opponent is preparing for his next attack.
  2. Keep your cool. Don’t panic. Instead, keep calm and be focused.
  3. Block with your arms. Blocking with your arms is an effective and simple way to defend against attacks.
  4. Counterattack. You must immediately counterattack if you see your enemy attacking you.
  5. Fight dirty. Fighting dirty can be a way to defend yourself. You can kick your opponent back if he throws a kick at it.

What is Boxing and how does it work?

Boxing is a sport where two people try to knock out each other by hitting them in their head and faces. Boxing is about hitting an opponent as hard possible, without inflicting any injuries. This can only happen if both boxers are able to throw heavy punches. They must also have good hand eye coordination.

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How long does it take for boxers to train each day?

Boxing trainers usually work out at least 4 hours a day. They spend time learning new moves and practice their punches, as well as studying boxing techniques. Boxers may spar up to ten times per week.


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How to setup a Boxing Gym at my House

People who are looking to start their own business often ask how to set up a boxing club. People often ask what amount they should spend on equipment, what size space is needed, how many people do they need, etc. The cost of starting a business can be affected by many factors. These factors include the location, type, number of employees and marketing budget. Most people don’t realize the importance to have good equipment. Without the proper equipment, you can’t get started. These are some great tips for starting a home boxing club.

  1. You will need somewhere to train. The space you need to train can be found in the garage, basement and spare rooms, as well as in the living room. Only thing is that the equipment must have enough space.
  2. A punching bag or two is necessary. This is essential because it will make it easier to practice punches. You can use anything, from a plastic bag to a heavy-duty leather bag. It should be large enough to comfortably fit you. You will also want it to last for many years.
  3. You will need a mat. Matting is used for protecting floors and walls during kick practice. It is often made of foam rubber. These products can be ordered online or offline.
  4. A bench is necessary. You can use a bench to support your body when you are doing pushups. They can be ordered online or in local stores. Be sure to select the right size.
  5. A speedbag is necessary. Speedbags help you develop quick hand movements. These bags can be bought online or offline. Make sure that you buy a quality product which will last long.
  6. You need a headgear. The headgear protects your head during sparring sessions. You can purchase it online or in stores. Be sure to find the perfect fit and protect your face.
  7. Gloves are essential. Gloves are needed to protect your hands during sparring sessions. These gloves can be bought online or in stores. Pick the pair that suits you best.
  8. You will need a mouthpiece. You can use mouthpieces to protect your teeth during sparring sessions. These can be purchased online or in-store. Make sure you choose the pair that fits your style and meets your needs.
  9. You need a ring. Rings are used in real fight simulations. You can buy them online or offline. You should ensure that the padding is on both sides to prevent injuries during sparring sessions.
  10. You will need to have a towel. To wipe off sweat after any workout, you will need to use towels. These towels can be bought at your local sporting goods store, or online. They should be soft and absorbent.




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