Gleason's Gym

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Phillip Jackson-Benson of South Jamaica, Queens, is 21 years old and has been boxing for 3 years. He fought last year in the Golden Gloves but lost in a 2nd round split decision. . The five are put through a brutal workout including pullups and pushups every 3rd day with floor exercises and sparring filling the other 2. .Gleason's Gym has continued its long standing tradition in the boxing world as a training ground of competitors by putting 5 fighters into the finals of the 2006 Golden Gloves amateur boxing competition.. An inside look at the last 10 days of training for the 5 young fighters.