"Baanchangthai" was established by Master Kridakorn Sodprasert (or "Kru Lek")
to be a center for exploring the world of art in addition to learning more
about the martial art of Muay Thai.
That is, the classical style of Muay Thai known as "Muay Chaiya" !
(Kru Muay Chaiya in Slovakia)
(Kru Muay Chaiya in France)
(Kru Muay Chaiya in Tiwan)
The Benefits of Practicing Muay Chaiya
Outside of the knowledge and various defensive techniques,
consistent & correct practice of Muay Chaiya
helps build character while toning & strengthening muscles
in addition to improving one's overall balance.
Get To Know Muay Chaiya
In the proclaimed event where the martial art of Muay Chaiya was demonstrated at the "Culture Center", we're shown the legacy of a nation. It explains the history of Muay Chaiya, the way that boxers used to dress, how to assume the correct fighting stance, the way in which respect is paid to the teachers, methods of self-defense, how to execute offensive maneuvers, self-defense techniques for girls & women, and the "Luk Mai" (or tricks) of Muay Chaiya.
Performance and Fight
The overall demonstration of Muay Chaiya from China and Spain show us how the techniques in this fighting style are used so that people will begin to understand that the word "defense" in this particular context doesn't mean that it's a completely defensive style of combat as we would tend to see it as. However, it does mean that we must give top priority to our defensive maneuvers so we can use various "Luk Mai" (or tricks) or counterattacks with ease.
KRU LEK TEACHES MUAY CHAIYA
The FIST is a weapon that is formed from combining all of the five existing fingers of the hand together into a single fighting unit. You should fold your thumbs...