About Us

You're BOUND to be the best when you apply hard-work, determination, sacrifice, will power, dedication & desire into your daily boxing routine. That's what Bound Boxing is all about.

Bound Boxing offers boxing sessions, personal training, private lessons and boxing instruction to create jobs locally and nationwide. Bound Boxing is a lifestyle that comes from Chula Vista in San Diego, Ca. and feel that the boxing community is ready for something like this. Bound Boxing is also the newest boxing company to hit the industry and are recognized as one of the fastest growing boxing equipment suppliers as well. We have teamed up with great partners that allow us to bring you the best boxing equipment from top brands in the boxing industry including Cleto Reyes, Fighting Sports, Title Boxing and much more. We have a comprehensive assortment of boxing gloves, boxing shoes, speed bags, heavy bags, boxing corner supplies, boxing trunks and even the latest and hottest fashionable boxing apparel.

We are confident that you’ll find what you need with Bound Boxing whether it be boxing instruction or boxing equipment. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for up-to-the-minute information and exclusive product alerts and special offers . If you don’t find what you are looking for please contact us at 800-701-0961.

Juan J. Medina Jr.

Juan J. Medina Jr.

Owner/Trainer/Boxing Manager

Juan J. Medina Jr. is a San Diego native who took boxing lessons at the age of 16 for self defense at the Irish Spud Murphy’s boxing gym in downtown San Diego back in 1990-1992. Throughout the years he trained to keep in shape and not forget the fundamentals that were once learned. For 6 years he had been a boxing trainer/instructor with the legendary Gutierrez Boxing Club of South San Diego. Juan has been a member of the USA Boxing Association since 2007 and is a level 2 certified trainer under USA Boxing.

He now trains and manages upcoming boxers at the Bound Boxing Academy. Today he works with professional boxers such as Pablo Armenta, James Parison, Jose Luis Araiza, Amaris Quintana, Anthony Salcedo, Anthony Mooney and numerous amateur champions.


David Gutierrez

David Gutierrez


David Gutierrez is considered one of the top boxers to ever come out of San Diego. As an amateur, he won several regional, state and national titles, including the 1981 National Junior Olympics. He reached the finals of the United States Olympic Trials, and came very close to upsetting eventual Trials winner and 1984 Olympic Gold Medalist Mark Breland.

Gutierrez had a successful professional boxing career and retired undefeated in 18 fights. His career ended prematurely after suffering a cervical ligament tear in his last fight against Steve “Lightning” Little, whom also later became the WBA World Super Middleweight Champion. He now has over 15 years experience training professional and amateur fighters with his father, Max Gutierrez, at the well-known backyard boxing gym, the Gutierrez Boxing Club in South San Diego. In 2004 he was selected as Assistant Coach to the Olympic Qualifiers in Brazil and he has worked with professionals such as 2004 Olympian Vicente Escobedo, James “El Chocolate” Parison, Anthony Salcido, Eddie Sanchez and numerous amateur champions. He now trains and manages upcoming boxers at the Bound Boxing Academy. Gutierrez is also an Attorney at Law.


Carlos Rodiguez

Carlos Rodriguez

Strength & Conditioning Trainer/Nutritionist/Boxer

Carlos Rodriguez is a San Diego native who has been boxing competitively at Bound Boxing Academy. Throughout the years he has been certified to train/coach in strength & conditioning and is a certified nutritionist. Carlos is a member of the USA Boxing Association and also competes as an amateur boxer who plans on boxing professionally.