I have used 8 pairs in my life until these are useless and “how do boxing gloves last” subject is very relative. Also, it does not only depend on your glove’s quality. And in this content, you will find my experiences as well as my researches about the subject. And also there is a way for extending it.
Let’s start with training types…
Sparring and Focus Mitts
You definitely won’t throw your fastest punch during sparring or focus mitt training like punching bag session. However, does this mean that your pairs have less deformation? On the contrary, there will be constant friction, especially during pad work. And the leather of the pair should do the job. Otherwise, it will have rough edges and you will have to get a new pair pretty soon. Continue reading