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WITH the rapid-fire popping of a speed bag the dominating sound at the Columbus PAL Boxing gym, young amateurs were practicing their technique.

It was going pretty well, too, most of the time. There would be a mishap or two. It would get quiet for a moment, and then the popping would begin again.

The group of 10- to 15-year-old athletes was performing pretty well.

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