Man has a certain way of doing something ask Clifford Smith his namesake depeands on it. He will spell it out for you three or four times to get his point acroYo a body a rest may not go from 0-60 in under 6 seconds but it has to accelerate to move they whole foundation is once you start moving don't slow down, don't maintain a speed always reach to exceed what you have already accomplished. Get in the Lab Get It Cookin and Crank It Out. Time Waits For No Man And You Never Know What Encounters Will Be Dropped On You. The ones you depend may not always be there , you may be taken from the physical and leave someone who relies on you so the faster we can prepare ourselves for moments of uncertainty. The words Cliff speaks are breathing life into a struggling community where drug abuse drug dealing and gang violence runs rampant in the streets. Understand once I get these kids into my chamber and they realize it relieves them of the pressure of the streets suffocating their innoncence. Clifford Smith Jr. knows all to well. In the early morning hours September 18th 1984 Cliff's Father And Uncle were standing in at a corner when suddenly a barrage of gunshots rang out ...It was just out of no where, ya know nobody knows where the came from, didn't even have time to look up as a reaction, just never saw it coming and then you're on the ground in pools of blood, no idea how they got away or which way they went. When the smoke cleared Cliff's Uncle Bruce had a bullet wound to the shoulder and leg, he limped around the back of the car where he believed Cliff Sr. to be laying for cover he notice the disturbing pool of blood and the awkward position of Cliff's head lay. I called out to him Cliff Cliff we gotta go, as I took another step I realized he was gone. Cliff Smith was murdered that crisp September morning the victim of a gang related homocide. The effect is had on Jr. took him into the darkest of places. I was just an angry angry child who just lost his Father and hated the world and God for taking him I didn't understand it, I didn't care to, I refused to accept it and it wasn't properly dealt with. It wasn't a year later I was out doing stick ups in the alleys, purse snatching, knocking over corner stores and liquor stores..I just did a lot of despicable and shameful things that I regret everyday and then things changed one night. I had a line on the guys that shot my Pops and Uncle and was going to put a cap in them. The devil was talking to me encouraging and trying to give me a sense of confirmation. I asked him if my Pops was in Hell and if he was to let him go and take me instead. To take my soul now but to let him go, I sold my soul over that night didn't make it to the projects they were at, I went home got in bed and got the best sleep I had in a long time. I woke up and hit the gas and haven't let off he said standing in what he calls his Chamber looking around the look on his face of disbelief he overcame and then a look of relief. The chamber is actually the Avenging Boxing Club The Gym he opened so that the endangered youth had an option. I know this is a boxing gym and I'm a trainer but the name purpose of this program was to have a safehaven and get them to let their guards down. Once you get there guard down you can grab there attention and they are teachable, trainable. Then we embarq on the second phase is to teach them discipline bc without it it is very hard to grow up and be a self suffient adult.After discipline the helping with homework and studying the mentoring, the guidance counselor, coach, trainer, motivator that all becomes easier and easier and than easier again. An accelartionThe Fearless Young is the name given to the class of students who attend his program. That is exactly what they are Young and Fearless, Smith Said.