Developing Killer Elbows in Muay Thai

Developing Killer Elbows in Muay Thai

Developing Killer Elbows in Muay Thai

One of the differences between Kickboxing and Muay Thai is in the use of elbows. Muay Thai elbows are a deadly tool in the right hands. Responsible for more cuts and blood letting than any other technique in fights, it is a much utilised weapon by most traditionally taught Nak Muay. Like anything else though, there is a an effective way in which to consistently deliver the elbow and there is a multitude of different ways in which it can be thrown against an opponent!

The featured instructor is Daniel McGowan, MTGP/WKA World Champion, highly regarded UK No 1 Muay Thai fighter and Petchyindee athlete alongside his mentor Parnpetch Rirom, former Rajadamnern Champion, Elite level Thai fighter and renowned coach. Known for his technical ability and unparalleled tenacity, he is considered one of the best ever to have come out of the UK. In the tutorial below, he shares some of his favourite details on different Muay Thai elbows and how to apply them with power;

You can find more great tutorials from Dan and Parnpetch such as these below on the Warrior Collective Youtube Channel;

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