Since 1950 the 5th St. Gym has been synonymous with world champions. Carmen Basilio, Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard of yesteryear Bernard Hopkins, Shannon Briggs and David Haye of today. Professional boxing is and always will be a main focus at the 5th St. Gym. Our head Boxing trainers include the pedigree of Angelo Dundee and Freddie Roach. and Dino Spencer, Tom Tsatas. Lazar Stojadinovic, Guy Laieta are all trainers with experience at the highest level of the sport.
Coach Dino Spencer has trained under Freddie Roach and briefly with Angelo Dundee as has Co-Owner Tom Tsatas. They have both trained and been in the corner with World Champions and their experience is as good as anybody in Professional Boxing today. They have cornered Fres Oquendo in fights against Evander Holyfield, James Toney, Oliver McCall and Ruslan Chagaev. Those have all been televised Championship fights. Currently Dino works as a trainer for several professional fighters such as Fres Oquendo, David Haye, Bilal Laggoune, Lazar Stojadinovic, Johnny Frachey and many more. He recently traveled to Russia for the WBA Heavyweight Championship of the world, (Fres Oquendo-WBA) Croatia for the Cruiserweight Championship (Bilal Laggoune-EBU) and Washington DC. for the Middleweight Championship of the World (Kid Chocolate-WBO).
Pictured above; Dino Spencer working mitts with David Haye, former Undisputed Cruiserweight Champion (WBC-WBA-WBO) and Heavyweight Champion of the World. (WBA)