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Magazine interview with Steve Burke

July 2017

Lose It


6 Time World Champ Cassius Baloyi fighting at The Armoury

July 2017

Cape Argus





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Financial Services Fight Night

March 2016

CNBC Africa



The Times

November 2015




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   November 2015

Steve Burke Interview


The Savvy Slugger

  Men’s Health

  July 2015



Swing Spar and Sweat your way to a Six Pack

Thank God For The ArmouryMen’s Health

May 2015

Thank God For The Armoury


mens healthMen’s Health

April 2015

    All of Lifes The Fight

CNBCFinancial Services Fight Night

March 2015


See Video Financial Services Fight Night



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 Women’s Health 

 March 201

                                 Ladies That Punch

                                 The Biggest Benefit of Boxing Training


Women’s Health August 2014

Ladies That Punch

  WH Test Ladies Boxing At The Armoury


Wellness Warehouse Magazine

March 2014

Fighting Fit

Wellness magazine Mar 14

May 2013

Cooper Gloves up in CT

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SHAPE Magazine

Cover Shoot Video

Minki van der Westhuizen for SHAPE at The Armoury




Private Edition Magazine

September 2011

Rolling With The Punches. Olivia Jackson: from model to champion trainer.

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Private Edition Magazine

September 2011

Getting in to the ring to box is character-building, asks for commitment and demands fierce discipline. But once you start the journey, there’s a surprise in store. It’s not only your body that it shapes.

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You Magazine

September 2011

“Office Worker by day, boxer by night – white-collar fighting is now a popular way for many South Africans to unwind.”

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September 2011

“Sans verruil die mense hul kantoor vir die bokskryt – om die spanning weg te moker.”

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Peoples’ Post, Atlantic Seaboard

August 2011

Read about Olivia Jackson, rated number one female fighter in the world and trainer and manager at the Armoury.

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Lentheric advertisement for ‘Masculin’ in Men’s Health

May 2011

At the Armoury ‘White Collar’ boxing is defined by individuals who are not afraid ‘to let it out’ and train hard.

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Mango In-flight Magazine ‘Juice’

May 2011

There are easier ways to sweat, but Keith Bain finds that Woodstock’s The Armoury Boxing Club takes physical and mental fitness to a different level.

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Mail & Guardian

December 2010

“Nechama Brodie, one of the brave ladies who fought in an Armoury Boxing Club Fight Night in 2010, describes why a boxing ring is a girls BFF and why women’s boxing is gaining traction.”

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House and Leisure Magazine

November 2010

Voted best place to work out in House And Leisure magazine, they say: “Its white-collar fight nights are already talked-about affairs around the water coolers of many a Cape Town office.”

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Top Billing Magazine

October 2010

“This new and exciting boxing club…offers a great workout through the ‘Fighting Fit’ conditioning classes that are uplifting as well as an exhilarating way of training. With your personal trainer you can also focus on workouts using Kettlebells.”

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Shape Magazine

August 2010

“It’s not all about punching – speed, strength and stamina are all on the programme. Classes have a communal in-this-together atmosphere.”

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Comic Life (Kulula in-flight magazine)

August 2010

Most people (men and women) join The Armoury Boxing Club to get fit – superfit – not to fight. They want rock-hard boxers’ abs, and punching air to Lady Gaga tunes at the Virgin Active isn’t doing the business.

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Jack Parow

There is no denying the genius of Jack Parow, the Afrikaans rapper of ‘Cooler as Ekke’.

The Armoury Team were lucky enough to meet the man of the moment during a photoshoot he did in our club for the Huisgenoot team.

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Hot Property

The Armoury Boxing Club is proud to be part of the Woodstock reinvention.

Buchanan Square in particular is challenging Capetonians’ notions of Woodstock with beautiful old buildings that have had life breathed back into them. Such is the case with the armoury building that we call home.

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Southern Suburbs Tatler

With an impressive record of 9 out of 12 fights in his Pro career, Armoury Boxing Club coach Johannes Salie won the Middleweight fight in Gugulethu in November.

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A Hedonists Guide to visits White Collar Fight Night at the Armoury

The Armoury is no treadmill training ground. It takes fitness very seriously. You come here for a gruelling workout regime—and you get what you came for under the watchful gaze of committed, hands-on trainers… Read more

I LOVE WOODSTOCK – White Collar Fight Night at the Armoury

The Armoury Boxing Club hosted its 5th “White Collar” Fight Night on Friday night. I went along partly to cover the event for ILW and partly out of morbid fascination, not really knowing what to expect… Read more

Guy With Camera – White Collar Boxing at the Armoury

White Collar Boxing night draws the jeers of a clan of Cape Towns trendiest. The few good men in town who look good in hats. Scampering over the dirt and grime of underground Woodstock without a smell or sight of it… Read more

Soberholic’s Fight Night in The Mother City

I’m not traditionally big on sports voyeurism. My motto has long been that if you’re watching rather than participating, you’re simply sitting on your backside, getting fat. When I travel abroad, however, I make efforts to check out sports that aren’t typically… Read more

Miss Moss – Things Richard Likes

White Collar Boxing – Amped to go to the next fight night on Nov 26th… Read more

A Hedonists Guide to things to do in Cape Town

A shapelier gym you won’t find anywhere in the city-it’s carved out of an old gun armoury, and the look and feel is industrial vintage, with exposed bricks, wooden beams, and real leather. Victorian branding and classic fight posters set a tone that’s more… Read more