2012 Muay Thai Classic TBA-SA Results: Kombat Arts has a new champion

Here’s the Team Kombat report from the Thai Boxing Association-Sanctioning Authority’s 2012 Amateur Muay Thai Classic, courtesy of Kru Brian Naidu. What a weekend! Kunal Pun and Sahil Sharma represented Team Kombat at the 2012 Muay Thai Class TBA-SA in Des Moines, Iowa this past weekend. We arrived at 7 a.m. after a 15 hour drive to our hotel and …

Toronto Pro SuperShow Fight Night: K1 and AMMA tournament schedule

*EDIT: Based on the latest revised drawings, Sahil Sharma’s Friday night bout in light contact has been declared a “walk-over” as his opponent has withdrawn from the tournament. The rest of the schedule remains unchanged. Hey guys, here’s the itinerary for Team Kombat this weekend at the Toronto Pro SuperShow, courtesy of Kru Brian: The 2012 Toronto PRO SuperShow will …

Brian Naidu promoted to Kru under Ajahn Suchart

Kombat Arts has officially added another awesome Kru to its roster, but instead of new blood it’s a familiar face with a brand new ranking. Brian Naidu was promoted from Poo Choi to Kru under Ajahn Suchart Yoderepauprai last Sunday at a special gala event celebrating the birthday of the King of Thailand. It was one of only four Kru …

Kombat’s Sahil Sharma a champ at only 11 years of age

Sahil Sharma, the youngest champ at Kombat Arts, won the 2011 Canada Cup championship in the 10-12 yr Light Contact Division over the weekend. Keep reading below for the full account from Poo Choi Kru Brian Naidu and for videos of Sahil’s three matches. Congrats Sahil!

Read Brian’s blog (and share/start your own!)

We here at Kombat are big advocates of the benefits of keeping a fitness log. Doing so can keep you motivated, help you remember lesson plans and workout routines, and make it easier to notice negative patterns and develop positive habits. With that in mind, be sure to check out Coach Brian Naidu’s blog — with some new goals for …

Congrats to Kyran and Caroline!

As many of you know, we had a really strong showing at this year’s Canadian National Championships. Caroline Carty gave an awesome performance, losing a very close split decision in the finals, and Kyran Cameron won the 2011 low-kick championship! Here’s the complete rundown from Poo Choi Kru Brian Naidu: This was a record year! Over 130 athletes registered for …

Happy Birthday Brian Naidu!

A big “Happy Birthday!” shout to Brian Naidu from everyone here at Kombat Arts Training Academy. As well as being one of our Thai coaches, Brain plays a huge role behind the scenes helping with all of Kombat’s events, and representing the club as a CASK official. Cheers Brian, have a good one!

Thanks Brian

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rFx6OFooCs&feature=player_embedded] I recently got this video from Brian from the movie “Any Given Sunday.”  I decided to watch it and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  What a great speech! Brian has decided to journal his own fitness progress on https://briannaidu.wordpress.com/, please check it out.  Publically documenting your goals is a great tactic to keep yourself on track and to see your …

Congrats Kombat Champs!!

WOW!  What a weekend.  This weekend we had the CASK National Championships which is a tournament style competition for amateur K1, low kick and kickboxing stylists.  We faced some good competition and without our team it would have been much harder.  There are a lot of people to thank. Thanks to all of the sparring partners and pad holders that …