Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)

Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a full contact combat sport that allows the use of both striking and grappling techniques, both standing and on the ground, including boxing, wrestling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay Thai, kickboxing, karate, judo and other styles. In out Mixed Martial Arts class the students will learn to use their knowledge of grappling arts such as BJJ and Wrestling and Striking arts, such as Muay Thai and boxing to gain an advantage and control over their opponents.

Since this class incorporates several different forms of martial arts we try to distinguish each form so that students gain a variety of techniques as well as learning the historical and cultural difference between them.

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Videos from the sparring session are up

We have posted the videos on our youtube channel. Feel free to link to them.   Siam Star MMA / Soul Fighters Dallas YouTube channel      

Muay Thai Sparring – XVII – 11/22/2014

FREE Muay Thai sparring. Open to all. 16oz gloves, shin pads, cup and mouth piece required. Please bring good shin pads and gloves. No white sock style shinpads and $20 gloves from academy. Bring your friends to watch. Weigh ins start at 4:30PM. Sparring starts at 5PM.

“Ajarn” Carlos Moreno

A great Article from “The Examiner” on Instructor Carlos Moreno. Ajan or “Ajarn” is a title used in the Combat sport of Muay Thai. It means “Master” (A higher level of instructor) and is a much revered and respected position in the traditions of Muay Thai. The term “Kru” is teacher. Carlos Moreno has earned […]