The Muay Boran classes are held by Kru Mit, one of the few trainers still teaching this ancient martial art.
Muay Boran is not a single style. It combines all the traditional Siamese ( Thai) styles of martial arts such as Muay Chaiya, Muay Korat, Muay Tasao and Muay Jerng.
Muay Boran was also taught to the Thai military for use of warfare. In that time matches between fighters began to be held. The two opponents wrapped their hands and forearms in hemp rope which was not only for protection but it made them strikes very deadly.
Muay Boran fighters were highly respected and many of them became a Royal King Guards