Phase one will be available for current members only (current means students previously registered prior to march 2020)

Potential members: TBD - Please complete the survey.  You may register when the "new boxers: start here" page goes live again

Sessions will require advance booking and payment online > Book and Pay Here

Please note the following new guidelines for gym attendance


  • Be healthy! Please come back later if you feel sick or you think you have been recently exposed
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes early to be ready to participate. Bottom door will be locked 5 minutes before session start time
  • Wear a face covering before entering at the street door and observe "Wait Here" distancing signage when coming up stairs. 
    • ​​​from the OHA bulletin dated 6.19: Masks, face shields or face coverings are not required when at a business and engaged in an activity that makes wearing a mask, face shield or face covering not feasible, such as strenuous physical exercise...
  • Remove street shoes before passing through office and change into workout shoes in gym - the outer foyer is a single person waiting area, so be quick so that you can check in and get ready for the session
    • Bring bags and other valuables with you inside the gym
  • Check in at front desk - mandatory due to potential contact tracing
  • Sanitize / Wash hands
  • Observe 6ft perimeter from others and as marked around gym spaces
  • Use cubbies, shelves or lockers for gym bags and other personal items - day use only
    • Keep floors and pathways within the gym clear of bags and personal items
  • One person in each restroom and one person in each change room at a time; the shower is no longer available
    • Prefer that students arrive at the gym in workout clothes for phase one


  • Take workout gear, towel(s) and water to your first station
    • EARLY ARRIVALS: Stretch or Warm-Up on your own. Do not start on any station until trainer starts the timer
    • Reminder, you need your own gloves and wraps to participate, as loaner gear is no longer available
  • Consult workout board at each station in advance to maximize your training. Ask a trainer if you do not understand the workout plan or need help with equipment
  • Use a large towel or yoga mat to cover the floor or yellow mat. 
  • At the end of each circuit (not interval), spray and wipe all gym gear used and the mat/floor around it and return gym gear to it’s correct storage space
  • Go to the next circuit as indicated by trainer
  • Pace yourself & hydrate. Alert trainer(s) if you are not feeling well and stop exercising; please clean up your section before exiting gym


  • Due to supply issues, disinfect your personal gear at home (or bring your own disinfectant)
  • Double check that you have all your personal items before leaving. Status of left behind items to be determined for phase one
  • If there is a class after, exit the gym quickly so that others can get ready
  • Assist in clean up after class as needed
  • Ask a trainer for help in the pro-shop and do not go behind desk. Pro-shop purchases available after class
  • Provide feedback and suggestions for future classes
  • Register in advance for your next session
  • See LG if you wish to schedule a private lesson

Helpful Travel Tips

  • Sweet Science Boxing is located in North Portland, and while convenient to many parts of Portland, may be hard to get to from outlying areas
  • ​On street parking only - some days there are events that make parking a challenge
  • Observe time limit signs and be courteous of neighbors and other businesses
  • Best option is near Kenton Park
  • Allow yourself extra time during peak hours - afternoon, nights, weekends
  • NO PARKING in the Kenton Club, Post Office, Wells Fargo or Hive lots
  • Sweet Science Boxing is on the 2nd floor on Kilpatrick Street of the grey corner building (see photo)
  • Come up the 23 stairs, turn right and you'll be at Sweet Science Boxing​
  • Public Transit options
    • bus #4 stop -  Denver & Kilpatrick 
    • bus #75 stop - Denver & Lombard
    • Max Yellow line Kenton stop - Interstate & Denver

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Sweet Science Boxing now open for limited classes for current members. New Members TBD. PLEAST TAKE OUR SURVEY and visit the DETAILS page for more guidelines.  Welcome Back, boxers!

​from the OHA bulletin dated 6.19: Masks, face shields or face coverings are not required when at a business and engaged in an activity that makes wearing a mask, face shield or face covering not feasible, such as strenuous physical exercise....

Boxing Gym and Classes in Portland, OR

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