Where to Eat While Training Muay Thai in Bangkok

With its reputation as one of the world’s best street food cities, it is easy to overindulge in the gastronomic delights of Bangkok. It doesn’t help that training Muay Thai invariably leads to a voracious appetite. Bangkok is a foodie’s…

Exclusive Interview with Superbon Banchamek

In the sheltered car park of a characterless apartment complex in Bangkok, stands what looks oddly like a makeshift gym. Dingy and weary, a potent blend of Thai liniment oil and sweat  lingered in the air, perpetuated by July’s damp…

Boon Sport Muay Thai Boxing Gloves Review

For the third of my in-depth gloves review, I have picked Bangkok-based brand, Boon Sport. While the company isn't quite as prominent as its competitors, it is a hit with serious Muay Thai fans everywhere in the world. Boon's back-to-basics…

The Yokkao Challenge is Here! #YOKKAOchallenge

You have got to hand it to Yokkao. The Bangkok-based Muay Thai brand constantly comes up with the most delightful content on their social media accounts to keep their fans engaged. The latest of their antics to go viral is the…

Where to Buy Muay Thai Gear in Bangkok 2018

(Update 24th July 2017: I update this page from time to time. I have included a price guide for each store where possible but I can't guarantee it's up to date as prices may have been adjusted since my last visit. Do NOT buy from some…

Matt Nielsen’s Guide to Muay Thai Vacations

Here’s the background story: Back when I started Muay Thai Citizen and traveling to train in Thailand, I would look up forums like Sherdog and Reddit/r/MuayThai as I research for related information. This is when I came across a Sherdog…

Muay Thai Shorts Reimagined – Siam7 Review

There are increasingly more gear and equipment options for Muay Thai practitioners as the sport gets more widespread. Choices have also gotten more creative and attractive as more brands get into the game. Muay Thai gear and apparel is no…