Muay Thai is a traditional sport of Thailand. It is different from other country martial arts as Muay Thai allows using every part of the body, such as fist, foot, knee and elbow as a violent weapon to defeat the opponent in one second. Lots of people like Muay Thai. And a large number of them like to watch Muay Thai fighting, so Muay Thai programs have been plans throughout the year. The programs may be arranged locally or nationally and sometimes the greatest Muay Thai fighter was found.
This course is of a certain value to male, female, child and adult as regular practice of Muay Thai ensure fit and firm body and weight lost.
Elbow slash is a strike by an elbow when the opponent is within a very close distance. It is a dangerous and sharp form of attack.It can cause serious injury to the opponent or a knockout.
Horizontal elbow is another elbow strike used when the distance between fighters become too small.The direction of the strike is parallel to the floor. This technique is mostly used by the fighters as it can cause serious damage to the opponent or a knockout
This elbow technique is used when the distance between fighters become too small. Holding a second and strike hastily.
Elbow slap is formed by flexing elbow with arm making 90 degree angle to the floor and generate power from shoulder to throw the strike out in the direction parallel to the floor while hip is twist to deliver more power.
Flicking elbow is the use of elbow strike upward to the opponent by flexing elbow in triangle shape and generates power by swinging shoulder and stretching up the body. It is used when holding with the opponents and targeting to hit him at the face
Throwing elbow is the strike by throwing the elbow downward with weight generated at the tip of the elbow. It is used when holding with the opponents and is a kind of dangerous attack
Straight elbow is strike forward strongly with tip of elbow while stepping forward quickly. The power is generated from the fast moving and the body weight
Tad Mala elbow .in This video you will learn how strike is mostly used because it is a severe damage caused attack.
Forward elbow thrust in This video you will learn how is utilized by turning the flexed elbow down and throws forward. with power generated from fast moving and body weight
Elbow slam This video you will learn how is strike the target while stepping forward. Take the chance after the opponent respond a strike and being in very close position.
Axe elbow This video you will learn how is the technique to use the tip of the elbow striking the opponent from the top. Just throw the elbow while you are in normal standing or lower your body and throw it.
The plunge down elbow .This video you will learn how . powerful is strike derived from high power generated from the jump plus the body weight. Attacked by this technique may cause severe damage or an unconsciousness to the opponent.
Uppercut elbow This video you will learn how is the strike upward by using elbow while standing, stepping forward or upward the body. The elbow is formed in sharp angle and the focus at the opponent’s chin. Usable while the fighters are infighting.
Spinning elbow .This video you will learn how is a attack by turning the body and throws the elbow backward with power generated from shoulder. It is used when previous punch missing the target so turning and throwing the elbow quickly can be a shot beyond the opponent’s expectation.
Cross jab is a Muay Thai technique for shooting the punch . fist will be used to jab. Cross jab is a light out shot but fast and precise. It can make the opponent a bit annoyed.
Cross punch is the technique to punch with the fist on the back position. Cross punch is powerful and strong. Shooting of rear jab straightly is like one-two punching.
Short upper cut .This video you will learn how is the releasing of the punch upward straightly. By lowering your body and generating power form body and leg to support your uppercut, the punch will be very strong and powerful.
Long upper cut .This video you will learn how is the punching upward diagonally while the arm is bending in obtuse angle. It is used when the opponent is in some distance.
The hook punch is the punch thrown curvedly with arm parallel to the floor. Before throwing the punch, bend and flex elbow to gather up and focus to hit the target with crest of the fist. This technique is advantageous when the opponent is much close and concerning to protect a certain part of his body.
Swing punch This video you will learn how is the punch thrown curvedly with arm parallel to the floor. Before throwing swing punch, bend and flex elbow to gather up and focus to hit the target with crest of the fist. This technique is advantageous when the opponent is in distance. Target’s chin, face or occiput is focused. Long throw punch can be shot with front or rear punch.
The spinning back-fist punch is used when the previous punch missing the target so the punch is spanned back to the same direction to attack the opponent. Even though the punch is not so powerful but it can make him loose his chance.
The overturn punch . is the punch thrown from top to bottom direction. Targets are, such as, head or face of the opponent. Usually shot by rear punch as it is more powerful and wider the punch.
The straight kick. This video you will learn how is performed by flicking front lead leg, back foot, tip of the foot up to kick the opponent. Another form of straight kick is the kick right through the guard of the opponent.
Diagonal kick is formed by kicking upward diagonally to the left or the right by drawing power form rotational movement of thigh and hips. This type of kick is powerful.
Roundhouse kick .This video you will learn how is formed by kicking upward curvedly and then flick sharply in the direction parallel to the floor or down to the floor. There are lower, middle and high roundhouse kick. The roundhouse kick is powerful as it draws power entirely from the rotational movement of thigh and hips.
Shin/Toe Kick. This video you will learn how is performed by flexing the leg; lifting the knee and flicking out lower part of the leg quickly, using the shin and the toe striking the target. This kick is not powerful and can distract the opponent.
Half-shin, half-knee kick. This video you will learn how is performed by using shin and knee strike the opponent at the same time and quickly push him away. This kick is used when the opponent is close. It is very strong by power drawn from thigh and striking out of the shin forcefully and harmful if using at proper time.
Reverse roundhouse kick. This video you will learn how is the kick perform by turning the back to the opponent and swing the leg to strike the opponent by the heel. Normally it is called “Jo Ra Khae Fad Hang” (crocodile tail striking) in Mae Mai Muay Thai. Use this kick when missing the target from a strike by turning the body and quickly shoot with the kick.
Straight foot thrust. This video you will learn how is thrusting straight to the opponent by bending the toe up to use underneath of foot striking the target and pushing him away at the same time. This thrust is used to disturb the opponent’s concentration.
Pressing foot thrust .This video you will learn how is thrusting straight away by lifting leg, flexing knee and flick out straightly while the foot is pressed down. This thrust can disturb and fell down the opponent.
Slapping foot thrust. This video you will learn how is thrusting by lifting the foot and use the heel striking the opponent. Power is gathered up by lifting the leg and flexing the knee, then flicking out the heel straightly. This thrust will disturb and can make the opponent colicky or fell down.
Sideway foot thrust .This video you will learn how is thrusting from the side of the body by using the foot underneath or the heel strike the opponent. It is used to disturb the opponent. The strength of the thrust is at the underneath of the foot.
Reverse foot thrust .This video you will learn how is thrusting straightly to the back side. It is used when the first kick missing the target, then just place down the feet and quickly trust to the back side with another foot. This also can be done by turning quickly and strikes right away. This is a Muay Thai skill for responding the opponent’s strategy.
Jumping foot thrust .This video you will learn how is jumping and thrusting to the front at the same time with the whole body weight. This thrust can be powerful by lowering body, flexing knee and strike out strongly and forcefully. Opponent can be knocked out by this thrust.
Straight knee strike. This video you will learn how is the strike with knee while opponent is at front or back. It is usable whilst the opponent is held, squeezed at the waist or seized.
Diagonal knee strike. This video you will learn how is the striking by lifting the knee diagonally to strike the target. This is powerful if use when the opponent is responding back quickly.
Curving knee strike. This video you will learn how is performed by lifting the knee, twisting the hip down to push the knee to strike the opponent down. This is used when holding the opponent in the arm or while wrestling with him.
Horizontal knee strike. This video you will learn how is 2 steps striking. When performing, flexed leg, knee and tip of foot parallel to the floor and it is performed to respond after rocking away to avoid a punch or a kick of the opponent
Flying knee. This video you will learn how is a strike by jumping forward powerfully and forcefully and striking the target straight away with the off leg’s knee.
1 step invasion. This video you will learn how is the invasion for using only a striking technique, such as only right jab or right kick
2 steps invasion .This video you will learn how is the invasion to use 2 striking techniques. The first step is just for shifting the opponent’s attention to quickly follow with another strike.
3 Steps Invasion .This video you will learn how is the invasion for using 1, 2, 3 techniques consecutively and quickly such as lead punch, jab and then kick. This requires a certain period of practicing. An expert may be able to use elbow, knee, uppercut and upward punch as lead punch.
4 steps invasion This video you will learn how is the invasion for using 1, 2, 3 and 4 techniques consecutively and all the technique are expected to strongly strike the target. Mostly, step 1 and 2 are for shifting the opponent’s attention while step 3 and 4 are the powerful weapons.
I am Mr. Seksan Somsup, a former professional Muay Thai fighter. I'm 28 year old . I was begin a boxer 15 - 25 year old total about 120 fight the weapon dominant is the elbow,because it sharp and more danger,so it was wounds and knock out the opponent
The reason to like muay thai because I passionate muay thai it can self protection,health and made of money
Currently stop boxing for 3 year and turn to career of the construction but holiday I am a trainer for the children interested