A Muay Thai School in Pacific Beach San Diego Established in 2003 American Boxing Pacific Beach
If you are looking for a legit Muay Thai Gym in San Diego, you’re at the right place.
American Boxing is committed to teaching PROPER MUAY THAI TECHNIQUE and key fundamentals of the Thai Buddhist Philosophy as it relates to Respect, Honor and Tradition, to each and every student.
Limiting class sizes to 10 or fewer students allows us to offer the highest quality of instruction possible.
American Boxing Pacific Beach Thai Boxing offers Personal Training and Classes to Men, Women and Kids in a clean and safe environment to work towards fitness, self-defense and competition goals.
Kickboxing 101 (Beginner Muay Thai)
This American Boxing Kickboxing 101 (Beginner Muay Thai) class is an introduction to the art of 8 limbs.
You will be partnered with a mentor student who will assist you through the following throughout class:
- Group Warmup
- Active Stretching
- Pad, Mitt, Shield and/or Bag Work
- Skill-level based Drills
- Abs, Core, Conditioning and/or Static Stretching
In this class you will learn:
- Proper fighting stance
- Muay Thai Movement (Tap & March)
- The 6 Basic punches
- The powerful Muay Thai Long Knee
- Push kicks aka The Famous Kru Dave Teep (Highlight Video)
- Basic Defense for Technique of the Day
- The powerful and disabling Leg and Body Kick.
It is important to understand there are No Bad Attitudes present in classes at American Boxing and none are welcomed.
We do not condone violence outside of what is inherently necessary in the training of self defense and/or competition…self control should be displayed at all times during training.
Please come excited and ready to learn and we GUARANTEE you will have the best Muay Thai experience possible!
CLASS PREREQUISITES: ID, Towel, Water, T-shirt, Toe nails short and well groomed and we highly recommend athletic shorts for comfort and functionality.
No experience is necessary.
No direct contact is necessary.
This class is CoEd.
Muay Thai (Traditional Thai Boxing with Dutch Kickboxing )
This Muay Thai class is available after your Kickboxing 101 Beginner Muay Thai class.
Sometimes the Traditional Thai style is the best approach and sometimes Dutch Kickboxing…Kru Dave is well versed in both, and both styles are practiced sometimes seperately and other times in hybridized training.
This is a CoEd class, with respect and great attitudes, all students work together to be better!
Men typically train with men and women with women.
The following will be addressed in these Muay Thai Classes in addition to Fundamentals from Kickboxing 101
- Advanced movement
- South Paw
- Basic Defense
- Basic Counter Striking
This class will approach Muay Thai from the Team Nielsen American Boxing approach and philosophy of no-nonsense, powerful and highly effective combinations, setups and striking techniques, refined and effectively proven by Coach Dave and Team Nielsen fighters consistently over the past decade!
Learning effective defense and counters used by Professional Muay Thai fighter, current WBC Muay Thai National Champion and 7X Muay Thai Champion Coach/Kru Dave Nielsen.
CLASS PREREQUISITES: Muay Thai 101 or a 30 minute private lesson and as always, a humble attitude!
Advanced Muay Thai
A minimum of 1 solid year of legitimate Muay Thai training is required. You will be evaluated in the Muay Thai 101 setting or with a private session with Coach Dave.
Start training today. Call 858-581-BOXING (2694)