Thai boxing or “Muay Thai” is an old Thai Marital art. With the use of our body, men can fight cleverly and elegantly. Hands, elbows, arms, feet, shins and knees are all used. It is Nation arts and unique. Thai soldiers have been trained since the old days of war. Muay Thai camps are established in Thailand and worldwide. In the past, Thai boxer use bare hands but today gloves are used.
Before a fight, boxers have to pay respect to their teachers and trainers called “Wai Kru”. It is a common Thai practice to thank our teachers when doing something. Wai Kru itself is also an art. There are many beautiful positions which sometimes look like a dance.
Thai boxing can be viewed by Thai television broadcast or live at stadiums.