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Is 40 Too Old to Train Muay Thai?

Editor's Note: Randy is a 43-year-old Muay Thai enthusiast who started training one year ago. He shares his story of taking up the sport and the benefits he has experienced. Muay Thai is one of the most exciting combat sports. Just…

Why Are Muay Thai Fighters So Tough?

Muay Thai is one of, if not the most, brutal and devastating martial arts in the world. So it follows that Nak Muays are some of the toughest and most badass fighters there are. Both are completely accurate statements. If you’ve ever…

Muay Thai Vs Boxing – Which is Better?

Muay Thai and boxing are two of the best striking arts in the world. The former has more weapons at its disposal, while the latter has its own unique advantages. Both are awesome as martial arts on their own and as components of…

What are the 8 Limbs of Muay Thai?

Muay Thai is known as the art of 8 limbs. Hardcore fans and practitioners are very much aware of this and the reason behind it. Beginners and newcomers to the sport, however, might be confused by the term and where it originated from.…

Is Muay Thai Good for Losing Weight?

Muay Thai has a reputation for being one of the toughest combat sports and deservedly so. Fighters and casual practitioners of the sport know this to be a fact. With eight limbs to work with, Nak Muays are able to fight at a level of…

Udemy Muay Thai Basic Techniques Online Review

Udemy is one of the world’s largest online learning platforms. There are about 150,000 different courses on Udemy (as of 2020) where you can learn everything from programming, social media marketing, photography, and -you guessed it- Muay…

Best Muay Thai Online Training Videos

Are you interested to learn Muay Thai online from the space of your home? Or are you a Muay Thai practitioner looking to bring your Muay Thai skills to the next level? Learning martial arts from online resources is becoming a new norm.…

Learn Muay Thai Online

More and more people are taking up Muay Thai these days. Some do it to compete while the majority does it for fitness and recreation purposes. So can you learn Muay Thai online? Many people go to a proper Muay Thai school/gym to learn…

Muay Thai for Self Defense

FBI data shows that aggravated assault occurs once every 41 seconds in the United States. Even in Singapore, one of the safest countries in the world, 4419 assault cases (12 per day) were reported in 2019. Martial arts can ideally prepare…

Mongkhon – Muay Thai Headband Meaning

Ever watch a Muay Thai fight and wonder about the meaning behind a Muay Thai headband? The Muay Thai headband, also known as a “Mongkhon” (alt. Mongkon or Mongkol), is a traditional headgear unique to the sport of Muay Thai. It is worn by…