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My-Thai.org x Rommate Hacks @ ONE Championship Press Conference

ONE Championship, Asia’s biggest sports entertainment company, just recently held another Press Conference here in Bangkok in order to promote their December 9 event, “Warriors of the World”. As I wasn’t able to make it in person, I teamed up with the vloggers of Roommate Hacks in order to bring you a short best of video with the highlights form said press conference and a few words by ONE CEO Chatri Sityodtong and the fighting couple and upcoming Thai fight stars Shannon ‘OneShin” Wiratchai and Rika “Tiny Doll” Ishige. Check…

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Arsenal Soccer School – Soccer & Beachvolleyball in Bangkok [review]

When looking for places to play football (soccer, for my American friends acquaintances) you are quite likely to come across one of the ‘soccer (Argh!) schools’ here in Bangkok. One of them is the Arsenal Soccer School in the Prah Khanong district of the city of angels. As I often end up playing Beachvolleyball there as they are one of the few venues with a Beachvolleyball court for rent, I thought I’ll let you know my thoughts about this place. Location of Arsenal Soccer School It’s located in the Prah…

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Muay Thai for beginners – how to start & what do you need?

After having posted quite a lot about Muay Thai here on my-thai.org I received lots of questions from readers who said ‘that all looks cook, but I could never do that, it’s too scary’. With this article I try to give you some insights and information in regards how to start Muay Thai training and highlight that there’s nothing to be afraid of. Let’s jump right into it! Muay Thai = Fighting. Fighting is scary. Well, fighting obviously can be scary, however not everybody who trains Muay Thai actually plans…

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One Championship: Shanghai [recap]

One Championship had another big event last weekend. Didn’t have much time to talk about it this week but luckily the guys over there at ONE provided me with the video further down. In the main event of ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI, reigning ONE Welterweight World Champion and one of the best martial artists in the world pound-for-pound, Ben “Funky” Askren of the United States easily took care of Zebaztian “The Bandit” Kadestam of Sweden, taking his younger foe down to the mat at will with his world-class wrestling and finishing…

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Mayweather vs. McGregor – Starting time in Thailand & where to watch

This is less of an article but more of a simple PSA. If you’re into fighting (Muay Thai, MMA, Boxing, whatever) you are probably interested to watch the fight (or circus show) between Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and Conor “The Notrious” “Mystic Mac” “How many nicknames does one need” McGregor. The starting time here in Thailand of the main event should be around 10 am, Sunday, August 27. The fight itself will probably start more around 11 am. So a perfect time to check it right after your morning workout /…

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Fly Me To The Moon – Aerial Yoga (Fly) & Pole Dance Studio review

After my favorite yoga fly studio was shut down I had to look for a different place to practice aerial yoga. Eventually I was able to find a new cool place that allowed me to join Yoga Fly classes once more. I actually found this place as my former teacher started teaching there as well. So if you are looking for a nice place to practice aerial yoga or simply want to try something new such as Aerial fly (or aerial hammock), pole dance (not stripper) or Aerial Hoop, Fly…

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Hooked on fitness – Interview with Lotta Lemon

Ladies & gentlemen, boys & girls, children of all ages! My-Thai.org is proud to bring to you another unique, fun, and active interview. This time I am joined by a local fitness enthusiast / model / awesome person who is training for the upcoming Spartan Race. If you’re not too intimidated now, give it up and enjoy the interview with Lotta Lemon! Thanks again for joining! I always start with a similar question to my interview guests: How do you introduce yourself to the people who don’t know who you are (yet)? Thanks…

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7 Famous Muay Thai Fighters and their Game of Thrones characters

This is the follow up to MMA characters and their GOT characters and fits into our GOT series of posts rather well (check: How Game Of Thrones characters would fare in Thailand). It’s a bit more difficult with Muay Thai characters than with MMA fighters though as there is no real Nak Muay that fits the role of a mean villain. Nevertheless, let’s dive into the GOT Nak Muay Style Buakaw – Jon Snow Obviously Thailand’s Muay Thai superstar number one and hero of the Thai people needs to fill…

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The 5 Best Golf Courses in Thailand

You can see the article as a slideshow here as well: Best Golf Courses in Thailand – Slideshow Over the last couple of decades, golf has boomed in Thailand and it is not difficult to see why, golf courses in Thailand can cover every imaginably scenario and natural beauty that will allow the mind to wander as your stroll down the lush green fairways. Few holiday destinations offer such a wide variety of golf course design as Thailand. In whichever region of Thailand, you decide to visit, although it is…

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Muay Thai Gear Review: Yokkao Airtech Carbon Neon Green shorts

As I always wanted to be able to throw some beautiful flying knees I obviously had to buy those shorts as pictured above as I expected to be able to copy Singdam’s style right away after putting them on. I won’t go into much detail on whether or not that actually worked out but I can certainly give you a review of that shorts. Why did I buy those shorts? Mainly because of the ‘airtech’ name to it as they promise to dry faster and be more breathable. Since I…

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