Punch 4 Parkinson’s Blog

4th Annual Fight Night Recap

4th Annual Fight Night Recap

What a fight, what a night! If you joined us on Sunday, November 5th you felt the energy at Big Night Live for our fighters and out Warriors. The crowd was electrical all night long in supporting the fighters who trained (and fundraised) for the big night.   Thank you...

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An Interview with Punch 4 Parkinson’s Founder Ryan Roach

An Interview with Punch 4 Parkinson’s Founder Ryan Roach

Punch 4 Parkinson's Founder Ryan Roach was recently featured in an interview on TogetherForSharon where he shares his story about his connection to Parkinson's, background in boxing and how P4P has grown from the ground up. The interview also discusses the type of...

Meet P4P Warrior Tara Watts

Meet P4P Warrior Tara Watts

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: Haverhill, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's:  43 Home Gym: Everybody Fights, Salem NH"I have done a couple of other exercise programs with some success but nothing like I have experienced through P4P."P4P Warrior Tara Watts What are...

$100K Winner of The Queen of Hearts

$100K Winner of The Queen of Hearts

The Queen of Hearts has become a fan favorite for many and a staple of our efforts to raise money. The recent Queen of Hearts winner took home $100,365! The game lasted 50 weeks and helped bring in over $30,000 for Punch 4 Parkinson's in our continued effort to...

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We Gave Away a Cadillac Escalade

We Gave Away a Cadillac Escalade

The Cadillac giveaway was our biggest prize giveaway to date and the lucky winner came and picked it up at the best place we could think to deliver it, Fenway Park.

Meet P4P Warrior Noelle Connolly

Meet P4P Warrior Noelle Connolly

P4P has helped improve my strength, balance, walking speed and overall well-being. After 5 months of participating in P4P my neurologist and physical therapist have seen major improvement neurologically and physically.

Meet P4P Warrior Michelle Labadie

Meet P4P Warrior Michelle Labadie

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: Norwell, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's: 49 Home Gym: 110 Fitness"Boxing has decreased my symptoms and improved my overall health"P4P Warrior Michelle Labadie What are your symptoms? Rigidity /stiffness Tremors Dyskinesia How did...

Meet P4P Warrior Lorraine Liotta

Meet P4P Warrior Lorraine Liotta

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: Randolph, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's: 63 Home Gym: 110 Fitness"It has given my the mindset that I can do anything, I am stronger, I can tackle PD head on and I am NOT ALONE!!!! I AM ROCKSTEADY!!!"P4P Warrior Lorraine Liotta What...

Meet P4P Warrior Tim MacMillan

Meet P4P Warrior Tim MacMillan

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: North Oxford, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's: 46"...next month will be 5 years and have been going to all classes faithfully!"P4P Warrior Tim MacMillan What are your symptoms? I have hand tremors, dystonia and I suffer from...

Meet P4P Warrior Beth Negri

Meet P4P Warrior Beth Negri

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: West Roxbury, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's: 55"I feel like I can beat this crazy disease. I’m not alone which is really important for my mental health."P4P Warrior Beth Negri What are your symptoms? Shaking leg Weakness on my...

Meet P4P Warrior John Moriarty

Meet P4P Warrior John Moriarty

Warrior Success StoriesHometown: Plymouth, MA Age Diagnosed with Parkinson's: 79 Where I Train: 110 Fitness"I know that if I was not as active as I am, my health and mobility would be so much worse!"P4P Warrior John Moriarty What are your symptoms? I shuffle when I...