Gleason's Gym (42 images)

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Started in 1995, this project was conceived as a collection of photographs documenting the life of this legendary gym; (Gleason’s opened in 1937 in the South Bronx and is the oldest active gym in the United States,) through images of the many faces who come to train there. Now located in Brooklyn, it is the home of over 700 professional and amateur boxers alike, male and female, from 52 nationalities and ranging from 8 to 72 years of age. While boxing is for many a conflicting emotional...
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