PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR TRAINING & SPARRING
Since 1950 the 5th St. Gym has been synonymous with world champions. Carmen Basilio, Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, David Haye, James Degale, Bernard Hopkins, Kid Chocolate, George Groves, Lucian Bute, Ricardo Mayorga, Jean Pasqual, Luis Ortiz and many many more have come here to train or do full camps at 5th St. Gym. 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. Dino Spencer, Tom Tsatas, Josh Dempsey, Chiro Perez and Guy Laieta are all trainers with vast 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. Dino and Tom have worked and led the corner for Fres Oquendo in fights against Evander Holyfield, James Toney, Oliver McCall and Ruslan Chagaev. Currently Dino works as a trainer for several professional fighters such as Fres Oquendo, David Haye, Lazar Stojadinovic, and many more. He has traveled all over the world for world title boxing and MMA events.
Dino & Tom, along with Olympian Bronze medalist and Floyd Mayweather trainer Nate Jones, are currently in preparation with Fres Oquendo who is fighting September 29th for the WBA Heavyweight Championship of the World in Cologne Germany.
Professionals train at 5th St Gym for Free. There are daily and sometime twice daily workouts. Sparring is Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdays at 11:00AM Amateurs pay $99 a month and train in the evenings around 9PM
Pictured above; Dino Spencer working mitts with David Haye, former Undisputed Cruiserweight Champion (WBC-WBA-WBO) and former Heavyweight Champion of the World. (WBA)