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How Muay Thai Changes Your Body

Professional fighters are some of the most hard working athletes in the world. The full-contact and brutal nature of fight sports are highly motivating factors. If you are ill-prepared for a fight, you are putting yourself in danger of…

Is Muay Thai a Form of Martial Arts?

According to definition by Encyclopedia Britannica, “Martial arts are codified systems and traditions of combat practiced for a number of reasons such as self-defense; military and law enforcement applications; competition; physical, mental…

Does Muay Thai have Belts and Ranking System?

The belt ranking (dan) system was first introduced in martial arts in the late 19th century when it was applied to the grappling art of Judo. The practice then spread to other Japanese and Korean martial arts like Karate, Taekwondo and Jiu…

Is Muay Thai Useful in Real Life?

Muay Thai, also known as the art of 8 limbs, is the national sport of Thailand. The sport has its origin as an unarmed combat skill in military use on battlegrounds when ancient Siam (Thailand’s former name) was constantly at war with its…

Is Muay Thai hard to learn?

Muay Thai, the Thai kickboxing martial art, is widely recognized as one of the most effective and dangerous striking arts in the world. As it gains popularity as a martial art/sport for fitness over the last decade, the group of people who…

Free Ebook: Beginner’s Guide to Muay Thai

Dear Muay Thai fam! Gonna keep this real short. I have been spending the last 3 weeks or so writing, editing and formatting the 2020 edition of my Muay Thai ebook and it's finally done! The ebook is a handy guide for beginners…

Top 10 Muay Thai Beginner Tips

Congratulations on taking the first step in this journey of Muay Thai! Signing up to train Muay Thai is one of the best decisions I have ever made in life and so will it be for you. The beginning stage is both the most exciting and…

Life Hacks for Muay Thai Beginners

hack /hak/ a strategy or technique for managing one's time or activities more efficiently. When I started training Muay Thai, it was like entering a whole new dimension. I have never been sporty or athletic my whole life, wasn’t a…