‘Uncanny Prescience’: the psychology of boxing reaction time.

‘Uncanny Prescience’: the psychology of boxing reaction time.

There’s a common misconception that boxers aim to punch people in the face. We don’t. We aim slightly off. Unless your opponent is completely stationary, you punch not to the target, but to where it will be in a moment’s time. The novice boxer who stabs uselessly at the old head position soon finds themselves…