Did you know that Muay Thai started out as military training for Thailand's warriors? Hundreds of years ago, they used it for hand-to-hand combat. In modern times, Muay Thai is still powerful, challenging, and a great way to exercise. Enter the Martial Arts Sports Zone to learn about the history, gear, moves, competitions, and top athletes connected to Muay Thai. You'll discover: What some of the top Muay Thai kicks and strikes are, including the roundhouse kick and the flying knee. What ram muay is and how it honors the sport's traditions. What the main local, national, and international competitions are. What role Muay Thai has in mixed martial arts competitions worldwide. Are you into sports? Then get in the zone!
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