Video: The Story of Gary Horvath, Owner of the Old Angle Boxing Gym (a.k.a the Pope of West 25th St.)


Via Freshwater Cleveland and writer Justin Glanville, along with video producer Paul Vogelsang, comes this short documentary video on Gary Horvath, the guy who runs the Old Angle Boxing Gym on West 25th. 

Freshwater has his story here for further reading, but the video helps do "The Pope of West 25th St." proper justice. 

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