Muay Boran

Muay Boran which translates to “Ancient Boxing”, is the predecessor to Muay Thai. Its age makes it hard to trace Muay Boran’s origins. Archeological evidence suggests that martial arts similar to Muay Boran have been practiced in several Southeast Asian countries as much as 2000 years ago. Many people have heard of Muay Thai but not many have heard of Muay Boran. Muay Thai...

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Lerdrit

Lerdrit is a Thai form of martial arts taught, and used by the Royal Thai Army. Without utilizing fists, but instead open hands, it is basically a modified version of Muay Thai. Forward pressure, kicks, knees, locking, grappling and elbows are all major concepts in Lerdrit. This form relates more to Muay Boran, the predecessor of Muay Thai. Lerdrit is similar to Muay Boran with its use of...

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Krabi Krabong

Krabi Krabong is a Thai weapon-based martial art closely related to Burmese Banshay and Malay Silat. It was seen in the James Bond movie, “The Man with the Golden Gun” when an unconscious Bond is left at Hai Fat’s dojo. In the scene, 007 watches two fighters fight against each other using the styles, complete with the two swords. Many of the students of martial arts consider...

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Ling Lom

Ling Lom, also known as Air Monkey or Dancing Monkey, is a style of martial arts practiced in Thailand and Laos. Ling lom includes both striking and ground-fighting. Ground fighting techniques traditionally taught in Muay Thai, but rarely used in modern sport bouts, are sometimes referred to in Thailand as Ling Lom, though this is not technically correct. As with the other animal styles of...

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Muay Thai Associations

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art The word ‘ Muay ‘ has been derived from ancient times which means ‘to pull...

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Muay Thai Martial Art

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art No one knows the exact time period when Siamese boxing, today known internationally as Muay...

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Muay Thai The Tiger King

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art The Chiang Mai annals tell the fifteenth century story of two Muay Thai champions. In 1411...

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Muay Thai Conditioning

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art Like most competitive full contact fighting sports, Muay Thai has a heavy focus on body...

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Muay Thai Attack

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art The sport differs from international-style boxing in several ways. International boxing allows...

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Muay Thai Techniques

The Muay Thai | What is Muay Thai | Muay Thai History | Muay Thai Description | Origin of Muay Thai | Muay Thai Conditioning | Muay Thai Techniques | Muay Thai Rules | Tradition of Wai Khru | Muay Thai Associations | Muay Thai Attack | Muay Thai The Tiger King | Muay Thai Martial Art In it’s original form, Muay Thai consisted of an arsenal of nine weapons – the...

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