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Is Lethwei better than Muay Thai?

Of all the violent striking martial arts Muay Thai and Lethwei sit on top of the mountain. The two sports have very similar origins in their Southeast Asian birthplaces, making them much more similar than western kickboxing and Muay Thai. Thai boxing is very well known around the world, but its close relative, Myanmar’s Lethwei, …

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Is 30 too old for Muay Thai?

Thirty is too old to start Muay Thai if you’re looking to become a professional fighter.  Most pro fighters in Thailand start at 6-8 years old and by the time they enter adult tournaments, they have accumulated thousands of hours worth of fighting. Malcolm Gladwell came up with the rule that it takes 10,000 hours …

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Is Muay Thai good for beginners?

Muay Thai is a powerful martial art that utilises the knees, elbows, fists and shins as weapons; for this reason, it’s called the art of the eight limbs.  It improves your reflexes, strengthens and conditions your body making you a much harder target.  However, is Muay Thai good for beginners? Muay Thai provides a solid …

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