Archive for October, 2010

Patong – Daytime

Posted: 14th October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Places, Thailand

Patong during the day has 3 parts. One is the beach. A nice well kept beach really close to hotels and the other amenities. Plenty to do and fun for the family. The Second are the street shops that are available. Anything you can think of is sold here like designer cloths to weapons. All […]

Week 6

Posted: 10th October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Thailand

Week 6 was focused on just the Muay Thai classes. The weather is getting warmer so these classes seem like they are getting harder. I believe it is more the humidity rather than the heat though as some of the other lads come from hot climates and were struggling too. In the class is the […]

Shooting Range

Posted: 6th October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Places, Thailand

The Phuket Shooting Range is only a short distance from the Tiger Muay Thai Camp. If you head south on the main road and turn right at the roundabout the range is only about 200m up the road. The range is very well managed with you getting assigned to a instructor as soon as you […]

Week 5

Posted: 3rd October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Thailand

Week 5 consisted of Muay Thai as normal, but I also concentrated on my running more. The trainers constantly say that Muay Thai fighters run, so this week I pushed my running for as long as possible. Running at Tiger is not great unfortunately due to there not being any footpaths here. You have to […]

Karon Beach

Posted: 2nd October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Places, Thailand

Karon Beach is just north of Kata beach and south of Patong. Its a good long beach which is well kept with plenty to keep you occupied. There are several surf shops for rental and usually a water scooter rental right on the beach. Renting a sunbed is 100baht as usual on any beach in […]