Posted: September 16, 2019||
After two weeks on the road, the YOKKAO Seminar USA Tour is wrapping up with a final week on the West Coast. The team will visit gyms in California and Washington before returning to Bangkok.
The epic road trip that kicked off in New York will conclude at Renton (suburb of Seattle) for the final stop on the tour. On Friday 20th September, Saenchai and the rest of the team will visit Renton Martial Arts Center (405 S 3rd St, Renton, WA 98057) where they will conduct a special YOKKAO Kids Seminar. This will be the only kids seminar on the tour and marks the first kids seminar to be conducted by the living legend.
The inaugural YOKKAO Kids Seminar was held in Riccione, Italy and conducted by UK legend, Liam Harrison earlier this year. The event series set a precedent by being the first Muay Thai seminars to be hosted by world champions for kids.
After 20 hours of flight travel, the YOKKAO Seminar team officially arrived at New York’s JFK international airport on 29 August. Over the course of the next 3 weeks, the team will travel in an RV as they visit 20 gyms across the US in cities including New York, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles and many others.
Each seminar, headlined by Saenchai, offers participants to learn the many signature techniques from the Muay Thai living legend first-hand. There will also be opportunities to spar with Saenchai and the seminar team members like Spencer and Yodchai.
After a brief tour of the city, the tour kicked off on 30 August in New York at the Striking 101 to a full house crowd. The team will next head to New Jersey, Maryland and Pennsylvania over the long weekend.
We received an overwhelming response from fans and gyms in the country since the seminar tour was firs
One of the most hardworking men in Muay Thai today, Liam Harrison is back with another YOKKAO Seminar this 6 July.
Outside of his legendary fights in the ring, Harrison is a passionate martial artist devoted to sharing his knowledge of the Thai boxing sport in seminars worldwide including New York, Florida, Germany, Sweden, Norway, and Dubai..
Harrison will return to the UK where he will be conducting a YOKKAO Seminar in North Wales. This follows a well-received seminar in Riccione, Italy that was just held in June. Participants at the upcoming event will get to learn the heavy sweeps and devastating low kicks that have helped Harrison become one of the most recognizable fighters in the world today.
The seminar also comes just weeks ahead of Harrison’s fight appearance on YOKKAO 41 in Dublin, Ireland. The July 27th event will see the UK star taking on Italian fi
The wait is officially over for American Muay Thai fans - YOKKAO Seminar is set to return to the States for a tour this September!
Muay Thai living legend, Saenchai will once again lead the seminars on this visit. With over 40 YOKKAO seminars conducted around the world to date, including thel USA tour in 2017, he is regarded by many to be Thai Boxing’s greatest-of-all-time. Saenchai’s accolades include numerous world titles and awards of the highest prestige. His acclaimed fighting style is uniquely a class of its own with footwork, agility, and the most creative of moves unmatched in the history of Muay Thai.
Joining him on this tour will be another YOKKAO fan-favorite, Spencer who brings his hard-hitting style to the mix. Additionally, we are working with Thai promoters to work out the fighting schedule of our fighters so that we can include Yodchai, Manachai and Kru Petchdam (Jac