Taking an amateur muay Thai fight can be a big step. It may even be the first taste of combat or confrontation for some people. There are standards which need to be met before letting a fighter enter the ring. Even death.
‘I got here speaking no English. Now I’m a Thai boxing coach’
There Will Be Blood: My Amateur Thai Boxing Story
The history of Muay Thai can also be traced to the middle of the 18th century. During the battles between the Burmese of the Konbaung Dynasty and Siam , the famous fighter Nai Khanomtom was captured in the year The Burmese knew of his expertise in hand-to-hand combat and gave him an opportunity to fight for his freedom. Nai Khanomtom managed to knock out ten consecutive Burmese contenders.
Videos from Fight Night are now live!!! We have various activities planned such as training to get back into it as well as socials which we will update you about in the group. The two first weeks of training time term will be taster courses, for which we will create a sign up sheet
A short man with a polo stretched out over his bulging stomach greets us at the door. The best drinks! The best fights! The best of everything! Almost 24 hours ago, I was sitting at a bar on Railay Beach, south of Krabi on the Andaman Sea, when a muscular Thai man plopped onto the bar top a huge brick of weed.