What is Muay Thai ?
Muay Thai has taken the martial arts world by storm over the last decade, becoming the de facto training for professional and amateur fighters alike.
Steeped in tradition, Muay Thai traces it's roots back over 700 years to Thailand. Long regarded as one of the most effective striking arts on the planet, Muay Thai is a full contact martial art, renowned as the art of eight limbs,referring to it's use of hands, elbows, knees, & legs in hand to hand combat. Forged through war, Muay Thai is now a symbol of strength, respect and the national sport of Thailand.
1.Do I have to be a fighter to train in Muay Thai?
Absolutely not, in fact most of our academy members never fight professionally. The reasons why they train are varied, many do it to learn a highly effective combat tested form of self-defense, others appreciate the art and traditions that still play a huge part of authentic Muay Thai training, while others train simply for the satisfaction earned by excelling at something few people can do.
2. Can you train me to be a professional fighter?
Absolutely! Whether you're looking to enter the professional or amateur ranks as a fighter, Vongphet Muay Thai Academy is definitely the place for you. Having trained the biggest names in the San Antonio MMA scene, along with being the only place in San Antonio to offer real, authentic Muay Thai instruction, you're definitely making the right choice in choosing us.
3. Why Should I Train In Muay Thai?
Whether you're looking to become a professional fighter or are simply tired of being out of shape and just want a fun way to be stronger, healthier, and look better than ever before, Muay Thai is for you.
4. Is Muay Thai hard to learn?
As a whole Muay Thai is considered relatively easy to learn but it can take years to master. With Muay Thai you get what you put in; the harder you train the faster your learn.
5. Do you offer private classes
We offer private classes to all of our students, please see the pricing section of our website for further details.