There is a strong connection between the street and boxing. The road is seen as the first ring in which a young boxer fight to build a future. People are used to think a boxer is like a stray dog that has nothing to do with the majority of the population that surrounds it. In Italy today lots of things about amateur boxing have changed. Today the boxers fighting in the gyms of the Italian province are mostly children who attend school and who consider amateur boxing a sport like any other but they practice it also to confront their fears.
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