Whether you’re looking to get in shape, change up your workout routine, or compete in competition boxing, Uppercut Gym in NE Minneapolis has you covered. Located in the Arts District behind the Northrup King Building at 1324 Quincy St. NE, the graffiti covered warehouse style building has been training, teaching, and developing the art of boxing since Lisa Bauch opened the gym in 1996. Uppercut, is unique because it is the “only boxing gym in the United States solely owned and operated by a woman.” Two complete boxing rings are staggered at each corner of largest boxing facility in MPLS with workout equipment, boxing bags, open area with mirrors, and outside area complete with sand pit spaced throughout. Uppercut is not only garuenteed to get you in shape, but every person carries the ‘Minnesota nice’ attitude, eager to help you in your technique, form, or just simple motivation. They have a free intro classes at the gym on Wednesdays @ 5:30; so be sure to check it out. Also, the open floor plan makes a great area for events.