If you are looking forward to your next holiday and you are developing a good travel strategy, then we must say that the best idea is to do something rewarding and something that will make you feel satisfied both physically and mentally. It would be best if you can find an activity that you can use in life and activities that can help you develop a balanced fitness routine. You can get all these things by traveling to Thailand and joining a Muay Thai camp there.
Muay Thai also known as Thai boxing is a martial art that emphasizes stand-up fighting and uses elbows, hands, knees and feet to subdue and fight off an opponent. This special sport is designed in a way in which even smaller opponents can defeat larger opponents. It was developed centuries ago in Thailand for Thai soldiers and militias to use in combat. Starting from 20th century it became an official sport.
Most of you are probably familiar with kickboxing, but you must know that kickboxing and Muay Thai are not the same.
Thailand being the home of Muay Thai is an incredible place to train. You can train literally everywhere in Thailand from Chiang Mai in the north to Phuket Island in the south. Many experts recommend Phuket Island because it has some of the best Muay Thai training camps and it also provides access to some great beaches. There are many gyms in Phuket that provide different Muay Thai programs. Some of the give more preference to loss weight plans while others are focused on fitness and strength. Of course, some of them are ideal for pros while others are more relaxed and provide classes to all categories of people. So, it is the best idea to do some research before you join a camp there.
When it comes to the benefits of practicing this sport we will mention only some of them because the list is very long. To start with, we should mention that a typical class includes between 5 and 10 people. The fact is that there are sometimes more advanced students mixed with beginner users, but this should not make you feel uncomfortable because people are very helpful. So, besides the instructions from the professional trainer in the camp you will also have the support of your fellow students.
Muay Thai at Muaythai-thailand is a great physical workout. During these training classes you will use most (if not all) of the muscles in the body. This is also an excellent workout for the brain because you keep moving, learning new techniques and eliminate stress.
Another great thing about Muay Thai training in Thailand is that you will get a chance to meet new people. Socializing is an important part of this process. You will be fascinated by the diversity of people who decide to take Muay Thai classes.
Finally, with a fitness routine like Muay Thai training you can achieve a balanced life.