MUAY Thai’s Olympic Dream Lives

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THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND OLYMPIC MUAY THAI If you haven’t already heard, there are big things in store for the sport of Muay Thai. Muay Thai has been granted provisional status in the Olympics, which could very well mean the sport is approaching a much larger international stage than the one it currently occupies. One of the main forces at work behind the scenes to make the art of eight limbs an Olympic sport is Thiago …

“HYDRO” Pineda On The Record

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Rising Muay Thai Talent “Hydro” Making Waves When people think of championship Muay Thai fighters, South Florida might not be on their radars – but Emilio “Hydro” Pineda is doing a lot to change their minds. In the last two years, this IFMA silver medalist and home-grown Florida boy has blazed through the competition at the IKF World Classic in Orlando, nabbed a belt at the TBA Classic in Iowa, fought on the amateur card in …