Ring of Hope Boxing Club

Our mission is to provide disadvantaged young men and women with an alternative to drug use, gang violence, hopelessness and despair. Founded on the principles that physical well being, moral strength, emotional health and a hopeful outlook can be nurtured simultaneously.

Rock Steady Boxing: Ring of Hope

Ring of Hope would like to announce we are now affiliated with Rock Steady Boxing!!!
Find out more about Rock Steady Boxing and our partnership by clicking here

About us

Coach Vince Kittle opened his first boxing gym Ring of Hope Boxing Club in 2004 as a safe haven for young people, especially high school students in Albany and Schenectady, New York.

Youth Programs

Ring of Hope Boxing Club sponsors an after school and recreational program that offers a safe haven and supportive environment for inner-city disadvantaged youth and young adults.

Adult Programs

Boxing is a total-body workout that helps achieve a number of fitness goals, from cardiovascular health to weight loss to improved balance, strength and agility. Most of all, it’s exhilarating and fun.


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