Archive for the ‘Thailand’ Category

Week 10

Posted: 7th November 2010 by glyn.roberts in Thailand

This week I continued with my normal schedule with Muay Thai classes, weights and running but also I added in some Thai Massages after my training to see if there was any notable differences. Firstly I need to clear up massages in Thailand. There are two types: One is the professional massage that helps improve […]

Patong Stadium

Posted: 4th November 2010 by glyn.roberts in Places, Thailand

One of the best parts of training at Tiger is that they fully support you if you want to fight in any of the stadiums in Patong. The two main stadiums in Phuket are Patong Stadium and Bangla Stadium and each event has about 8 fights for the evening. To really improve your ability as […]

Week 9

Posted: 31st October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Thailand

This week is the BBQ beatdown again. You can read my previous post about the BBQ Beatdown here. In the run up to the BBQ, the training does become a bit harder. All the fighters in the smoker fights want to push themselves that bit further to give them the edge in the ring which […]

Patong – Night

Posted: 30th October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Places, Thailand

Patong at night is an interesting place. Think stag weekend and all the things you’d ask your partner not to do on their last free day before marriage, and you’d have patong. Patong is about a 500baht taxi ride but is cheaper if you go during the day. You have the main street with all […]

Week 8

Posted: 24th October 2010 by glyn.roberts in Thailand

This week I have decided to start some private training sessions to speed up the progress in my Muay Thai form. I still continued with the running, weights and Muay Thai group classes as always but the extra attention from a one on one with an instructor should really help me improve. The group classes […]