Muay Thai Training at PMATC
To instruct the principles of physical and mental defense, enabling the practitioner to develop techniques for efficient and effective self defense, by maintaining an instructional, training, and testing environment that will enable each individual the opportunity to pursue and achieve the highest level of Martial skill they are capable of.
1752 Center St.
New Iberia, LA 70560
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Muay Thai, translated into English as Thai Boxing, is the national sport of Thailand and is a martial art with origins in the ancient battlefield tactics of the Siamese (or Thai) army.
It evolved from Krabi-
They became quite popular and eventually were shown in stadiums across the country. In the early 20th century, time limits, boxing gloves as well as a uniform set of rules were introduced. During the latter half of the 20th century Muay Thai was exported to many countries and is now practiced by hundreds of thousands of people all over the world.
Muay Thai is known as "King of the Ring" in kickboxing circles. These fights feature
punches, kicks, elbows, knees, standing grappling and head-
Muay Thai training as also quite safe thanks to sophisticated pad training that evolved
to keep fighters healthy between fights. Muay Thai has also proven very effective
outside the ring and has been embraced enthusiastically by practitioners of a variety