Muay Thai

Abu Dhabi's First

Capoeira Sports Club

Professional Muay Thai Club

In case you're wondering where you are - this is the Classes page. We offer training in a number of martial arts. Each with its own rich history, reasoning, techniques and approach.

Muay Thai is a martial art from Thailand. It has gained much popularity in recent years due to its effectiveness in MMA (eg. UFC), Video Game Characters and a few action movies that make extensive use of the Muay Thai Fighting Style.

We've been teaching Muay Thai in Abu Dhabi for the past 5 years. Come by to check it out.
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The word Muay derives from the Sanskrit mavya and Thai comes from the word Tai. Muay Thai is referred to as the "Art of Eight Limbs" or the "Science Of Eight Limbs" because it makes use of punches, kicks, elbows and knee strikes, thus using eight "points of contact", as opposed to "two points" (fists) in Western boxing and "four points" (hands and feet) used in sport-oriented martial arts.

Boxing  is a well known combat sport. The sport or practice of fighting with the fists, esp. with padded gloves in a roped square ring according to prescribed rules. Boxing barely needs any introduction. Its an olympic sport. Olympic Boxing is a single-elimination tournament with each bout consisting of four rounds of two minutes each. The winner in each weight class wins the Olympic gold medal. We teach boxing . If you're looking for boxing instruction, you've come to the right place.

Kick Boxing  is a martial art that combines boxing with elements of karate. Practiced either for self defense , general fitness or as a contact sport.

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Mixed Martial Arts  Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is a full contact combat sport that allows a wide variety of fighting techniques and skills, from a mixture of other combat sports, to be used in competitions. The rules allow the use of both striking as well as grappling techniques, both while standing and while on the ground. Such competitions allow fighters of different backgrounds to compete.

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Jiu Jitsu  is a martial art, combat sport, and a self defense system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. It teaches that a smaller, weaker person can successfully defend against a bigger, stronger assailant by using leverage and proper technique , most notably by applying joint-locks and chokeholds , to defeat the other person. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu training can be used for sport grappling tournaments ( gi and no-gi) and mixed martial arts (MMA) competition or self defense .

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