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Fighter to Fighter: Cutting Weight

Editor’s note: Claire Baxter is a three time Muay Thai World Champion. She is a practicing psychologist with a degree in sport and exercise psychology. In the second of her "Fighter to Fighter" series, she talks to her team mate, Joanne La,…

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 Namsaknoi interview is my companion piece to an article titled "Requiem for a Dream: Namsaknoi's Muay Thai Club". Namsaknoi is now a free-lance trainer at Attachai Muay Thai in Bangkok and occasionally does seminars around the world.)…