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Brand Spotlight: Booster Fight Gear

Belgium’s Booster Fight Gear has been around for over 2 decades, gearing fighters and equipping gyms in kickboxing and Muay Thai. It began as a one-man effort fueled by founder Yves Vyvey. Today, the brand has grown to become a global label…

Get in the Ring: Jayy “The Dingo” Tonkin

In this edition of our fighter spotlight series, I turn to Bangkok-based Australian fighter Jayy Tonkin. I met Tonkin earlier this year in July when I was doing an interview with Superbon Banchamek at the Muay Thai Academy. He is a young,…

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…

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…

Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtom: There and Back Again

(This is my companion piece to an article I wrote for -the now defunct- Rough Magazine originally published on 22nd March 2018. Namsaknoi is now a free-lance trainer at Attachai Muay Thai in Bangkok and occasionally does seminars around the…

Get In The Ring: Andy Newall

I interviewed England's Andy Newall, founder and Muay Thai head coach of Hertford Combat Academy in UK. He comes with over 20 years of experience in the sport. Real stories, real tips from real fighters.