What are the Muay Thai fight classes?

Muay Thai Weight Classes

  • Mini Flyweight weight over 100 lbs but not exceeding 105 lbs.
  • Junior Flyweight weight over 105 lbs but not exceeding 108 lbs.
  • Flyweight weight over 108 lbs but not exceeding 112 lbs.
  • Junior Bantamweight weight over 112 lbs but not exceeding 115 lbs.

Does Muay Thai have competitions?

Like all sports, Muay Thai competitions are governed by a strict set of rules and regulations. They are put in place and appropriated by officials and the referee to ensure the safety of the fighters as well as the fairness of the competition without any bias.

Is C class Muay Thai professional?

C-class refers to professional contests of five rounds, 1.5 minutes in duration with certain rule restrictions as detailed in sections 16.15, 16.16 and 16.17. B-class refers to professional contests of five rounds, two minute duration with certain rule restrictions as detailed in section 16.18.

What is C class in Muay Thai?

In most associations in Great Britain, “C” class “professional” fights are fought over three rounds of two minutes in duration with a minute break in between rounds and do not allow elbows or knees to be delivered to the head or face.

What is forbidden in Muay Thai?

You can not hook kick with the back of your foot. You can not lock an opponent’s neck (Like a Headlock) and executing a hip throw. You can not grab an opponent in the clinch and then sweep their legs out. You can not trip your opponent with your ankle.

What is B class in Muay Thai?

“B” class fights are usually fought over five two minute rounds, again with one minute rest intervals. In some associations knees to head are allowed, in others they are not. Generally elbows to the head are not allowed in “B” class fights, although, on occasion, they are used with agreement of both boxers.

What is Pro Am Muay Thai?

Pro-Am includes the use of shin and elbow guards only. Professional fighters compete at full-rules level. Photo Credit: World Muay Federation Facebook Page.

Does Muay Thai have forms?

Basically traditional Muay Forms are practised in two distinct ways: either in sequences for couples or single routines.