One of the best ways to improve your punch speed and accuracy is by hitting the speed bag. Many fighters were inspired by the training of Rocky Balboa in the Rocky movies and when he's hitting the speed bag is one of the most motivating things to get someone into training boxing.

Other boxers like Floyd Mayweather make it seem so cool to the hit the speed bag it makes you want to train immediately. We've researched and tested the top speed bags available to purchase online and we outline the features and benefits of each. 

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Rating

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Hunter

Title Boxing Gyro

Cleto Reyes

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RDX 

Pro Impact

Venum

Everlast




#1
4.5 of 5 Stars
  • Premium cowhide leather exterior with quad-layered poly cotton lining for quality
  • Reinforced hanging straps are lined twice for durability
  • Tie-designed interior bladder allows for easy removal and replacement
  • Comes with stainless steel, swivel hanging kit that features a reduced center hub and high-grade bearings for increased performance

#2
4.5 of 5 Stars
  • High grade leather exterior with tri-stitched welted seams for durability
  • Butyl rubber interior bladder with internal balancing for increased performance
  • Reinforced top loop attachment for secure installation
  • Available in four sizes: XX-Small, Small, Medium, and Large
  • No hanging kit
#3
4.5 of 5 Stars
  • Lightweight, top grade leather exterior with black nylon lining
  • Secured with durable laces with two reinforced metal rivets and a leather top loop attachment for secure installation
  • Authentic speed bag is hand-crafted in Mexico
  • Available in three sizes: X-Small, Small, and Medium
  • Available in three colors: red, black, and white/red/green
#4
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4.5 of 5 Stars
  • Light speed bag with patented cowhide leather exterior and quad-layered interior poly cotton lining
  • Individually shaped and internally balanced and feature a tear-resistant, inflatable rubber bladder
  • Secured with reinforced hanging strap and riveted loop attachment
  • Comes with stainless steel, swivel hanging kit that features a reduced center hub and high-grade bearings for increased performance
#5
4 of 5 Stars
  • Lightweight speed bag with options of top-grain leather or heavy-duty PU exterior
  • Pear-shaped design allows for easy targeting and quick recoil for better training
  • Tie-designed interior bladder allows for easy removal and replacement
  • Secured by reinforced laces and triple-stitched welted seams
  • Available in three sizes: X-Small, Small, and Medium
  • Available in three colors: black, black/red, and black/white
#6
4 of 5 Stars
  • Lightweight speed bag is made with premium Skintex leather exterior for durability
  • Internally balanced with rubber interior bladder for increased performance
  • Secured with reinforced seams and sturdy laces with loop attachment for easy installation
  • Authentic speed bag is hand-crafted in Thailand
#7
4 of 5 Stars

Everlast Speed Bag

  • Genuine leather exterior with reinforced seams
  • Internally balanced with rubber bladder for improved recoil
  • Lightweight speed bag secured by robust laces, reinforced metal rivets, and hanging loop attachment
  • Available in two sizes: Medium (9’ x 6”) and Large (10’ x 7”)

Final Words

Whether you're a beginner in boxing, kickboxing, Muay Thai or MMA, or you're a professional, a speed bag is one of the essential pieces of equipment you'll need. It's not the only bag you should train with but it's the best for training the speed and accuracy of your punches.

We covered the top speed bags on the market today and hope you find one for your training needs. You may need it to train specifically for fighting or you might buy one for yourself or as a gift for someone to get a fun way to exercise while working on punches. 

About the author 

MMA Throne


We are a team of brothers that fell in love with MMA around the time Strikeforce and the UFC merged. We spent a lot of time playing UFC Undisputed in between fight cards but we have done our research on the best MMA gear and we hope you find our information useful.