Joe performing a ceremonial prayer on former fighter and gym owner, Matt Coleman, prior to his fight.
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Joe landing a leg kick during a bout in Panama City, Panama. Joe would go on to TKO his opponent due to leg kicks.
George slips a jab and lands a leg kick at a Friday Night Fights bout in New York City. George would go on to win by unanimous decision.
Coach Casey landing a strong middle kick during one of her professional fights.
Joe prior to a fight in Thailand while training at Sitmonchai Gym.
A rear body kick is one of a Southpaw’s greatest weapons. Here, George lands a body kick against his opponent at Madison Square Garden in New York City. George would go on to win via unanimous decision.
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Joe after a big punch at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, PA. Joe won this particular fight via first round KO.
Coach George and Coach Joe waiting backstage before George’s fight. George would fight two times this night, winning the 4-Man Tournament in Boston, MA.
Muay Thai is steeped in ritual with fighters wearing a ‘Mongkon’, a traditional head piece given to them by their trainers. Prior to fights, fighters ‘seal the ring’ to protect themselves from bad spirits and to pay their respects to their trainers, gym, and family.
George prior to one of his fights at Madison Square Garden. He would go on to win via unanimous decision.
Knees ‘score’ very high in Muay Thai and are an effective way to deplete your opponents energy. George would go on to win this fight via unanimous decision.
George slipping a head kick. He would go on to lose this fight in a hard fought and closely contested unanimous decision.