After more than 100 years in print, The Ring magazine will transition to a digital-only format following the November-December 2022 issue.

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 2, 2022) – After recently surpassing 100 years in print, Ring Magazine will launch its next 100 years as a monthly e-magazine, executives at The Bible of Boxing announced today.

Following the publication of the November-December 2022 issuethe magazine will officially enter the digital age, with a monthly electronic issue replacing the print edition, while the organization continues to print popular special issues, combat programs and books, on occasion.

“I’m really excited about this transition to the electronic age,” said Ring Magazine owner Oscar De La Hoya. “This move will allow us to continue to deliver the best boxing coverage to a legion of dedicated subscribers, while meeting a potential new generation of fans right where they are – online. It’s how we honor the legacy magazine – embracing the digital future, bringing its columns, awards, leaderboards and coveted championship belts to as many people as possible.

The Ring has long been known as the most prestigious ranking system in the sport of boxing, unsweetened by politics and voted on by genuine experts in the field.

Through this new digital lens, The Ring will extend its century-long foundational excellence in boxing coverage, expanding its coverage of events, fighters and critical influencers and decision-makers with increased frequency. The Ring’s award-winning feature articles, departments, and leaderboards will continue through its online components:

  • Ring Magazine electronic edition
  • Social media channels, including:
  • Instagram – @RingTV
  • Twitter – @ringmagazine
  • YouTube – TheRingDigital

“The five years My time at the helm of this venerable boxing publication has been the toughest and most rewarding of my professional career,” said editor Doug Fischer. “I have been fortunate to work with such a talented, dedicated and passionate team as Tom Gray, Brian Harty, Lamar Clark, Deborah Harrison and Ken Gudaitis. The writers, artists, photographers and boxing insiders who have regularly contributed to the magazine are the best in the business and they will continue to share their talents and insights with subscribers and discerning boxing fans through the new electronic edition.

Current existing subscribers will automatically transition to the new digital magazine. Subscribers with questions can contact The Ring’s customer service number at (818) 286-3101 or email [email protected]


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