Muay Thai

Muay Thai is a combat sport from Thailand that uses stand-up striking along with various clinching techniques, it's a great way to get fit and improve your cardio!

Training times

Tuesday,  20:35 - 22:00  -- Sport & Exercise, Studio

Wednesday, (strength and conditioning), 18:00 - 19:00 -- St. Leonard's Land, Free Weights Gym

Thursday, 20:35 - 22:00  -- Sport & Exercise, Studio

Sunday, 13:30 - 15:00  -- St.Leonard's Land, Gym 2 

 

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 boxing and "four points" (hands and feet) used in other combat sports, such as kickboxing, boxing, and savate. 

 

CONTACT: If you have any questions with regards to getting involved with the club then e-mail us on muay.thai@ed.ac.uk

 

Please be aware that after the trial period you must have purchased a Sport & Exercise Gym Membership to join this club, which is available HERE

We don't have anything planned right now but check back soon!

Should an individual require a refund – this can only be done by the club you have joined in cash or cheque (at their own discretion). The Sports Union Membership cannot be refunded, and neither can the transaction fee.

 

 

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