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The Ultimate Guide to Muay Thai Training in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, the cultural and spiritual heart of Thailand, is not just a tourist destination filled with ancient temples, mountain scenery, lakes, waterfalls, elephants and vibrant markets; it's also a haven for Muay Thai enthusiasts. Renowned as one of the best cities in the world for Muay Thai training, Chiang Mai boasts some of the worlds elite trainers and six dedicated full-time Muay Thai stadiums. The city's rich heritage and dedication to the sport make it an unparalleled location for anyone looking to immerse themselves in the art of Muay Thai.

One of the most appealing aspects of training in Chiang Mai is the affordability. Compared to other popular Muay Thai destinations, Chiang Mai offers affordable accommodation, food, and training costs without compromising on quality. Prices are easily half that of Phuket and food is about a quarter of the price. This makes it an ideal destination for both beginners and seasoned fighters looking to train intensively without breaking the bank.

Introducing Muay Thai Fever, the most loved Muay Thai gym in Chiang Mai. Our gym is led by Kru Nai, a double Northern champion, and Ajarn Burklerk Pinsinchai, (Part time Coach) a double Lumpinee Stadium champion, double Thailand champion, and fighter of the year. Ajarn Burklerk also holds the esteemed position of the Thai government's Muay Thai ambassador, coaches at the police training depot, and serves as an instructor on The Thai Government's Board of Boxing Sports A license coaches course. With such experienced and accomplished coaches, Muay Thai Fever offers high quality training opportunities for fighters of all levels.

Our state-of-the-art facility spans 200 square meters of double matted gym space, featuring a full-size professional ring, punch bags, and a dedicated conditioning area. Additionally, we utilize an astro turf pitch for warm-up exercises. Located just 10 minutes from the city center, our gym is nestled at the foot of the mountains, offering clean, fresh mountain air in a spacious sports complex with ample parking.

When it comes to training at a Muay Thai gym in Chiang Mai, the schedule is typically structured to maximize effectiveness and ensure comprehensive skill development. A typical training session may include:

  1. Warm-up: Skipping, tyre bouncing, and jogging to get the blood flowing.

  2. Stretching: To improve flexibility and prevent injuries.

  3. Shadow boxing: Practicing techniques and combinations without a partner.

  4. Bag work: Focusing on power, speed, and accuracy.

  5. Pad work: One-on-one training with a coach to refine techniques.

  6. Techniques: Learning and practicing specific Muay Thai moves and strategies.

  7. Sparring or clinching (optional): Applying learned techniques in a controlled environment.

At Muay Thai Fever, we offer an all-inclusive accommodation package for under $500 USD, which includes a comfortable room with air conditioning and a bathroom located close to the gym, along with a full month of training. This package provides everything you need for an immersive and transformative Muay Thai experience in Chiang Mai .

Chiang Mai is undeniably one of the best cities in the world for Muay Thai training, offering affordable living costs, world-class trainers, and a rich cultural backdrop. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the basics or an experienced fighter aiming to hone your skills, Chiang Mai and Muay Thai Fever provide the perfect setting for your Muay Thai journey. Visit our website at to learn more and book your training experience today!

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