WORDS FROM THE MUAYTHAI COMMUNITY


REMEMBERING ANDY THOMSON

By David Le Blanc Andy Thomson was loved in the Muaythai community, and news of his passing has brought an outpouring of that love from across the world.  For me, it has been a time of sadness, reflection, and nostalgia.  Seeing all these kind words and anecdotes from the hundreds of people that have been…

By Tony Manoharan Dear Andy, It’s been a few moons. A few moons since we last smiled. It’s been a rough one lately. But, the storm has ended. Remember those sunny days? The bright ones that started early in morning. I recall those early mornings as if they were yesterday. Walking into the gym at…

Andy Thomson was pillar of the Muaythai world, a wellspring of knowledge, an instructor who shaped and guided hundreds of peoples lives through the sport and outside of it. Born in Canada to parents of Scottish decent, in 1994 Andy opened the longstanding gym Kiat Busaba (or more commonly known as Lanna Muaythai) in the…

By Ryan McKinnon This years Muaythai Canada National Championship inside the Markham Pan Am Centre gave athletes and fans throughout the country a great opportunity to congregate, compete, and continue to demonstrate that amateur Muaythai is more than just a sport. For many of us, it is part of our identity. The event moved to…

The 2018 National Championship is here, and today athletes are arriving from around the country to take part in the largest Muaythai tournament in Canada. October 19th to 21st will see the Markham Pan Am Centre transform to be the hub of Canadian Muaythai. To keep up to date on all things Nationals, you’ll want…

Online Advanced Spectator Ticket Sales Ends in Spectator tickets for the 2018 National Championship are available for purchase below. Online sales will end at 11:30pm on Friday, October 19th, after which tickets must be purchased at the door. Want to attend the 2018 National Championship for free? Consider contacting us about volunteering!

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