Eagles Muay Thai
Reintroduced into Cardiff during late 2005 by head coach Lee Power. Cardiff Eagles Muay Thai gym has seen outstanding success as a renowned fighters gym with many top ranked fighters reaching the number 1 spot in the independent Muay Thai rankings of the UK.
Considered to be among the top ten UK clubs, Eagles Muay Thai stable include several ex World Champions and fighters under the world famous Thailand based promotion Max Muay Thai. A standout being Luke Bar who is a household name amongst the millions of Muay Thai fans in Thailand, he is regular on the Max TV promotion and has featured on all of the top Thai and Asian promotions as well.
Other professional A class fighters that are either now retired or out due to injury are Charlie Sikwa, Tanya Merret, Shaun Facey, Matt Sheedy, Joey Brincat, Steven ‘Jimpy’ John, Ameen Alkilaney, Nathan Johnson and of course Wales’ favourite MMA star Lewis Long.
Lewis gave up his Muay Thai career to focus on MMA and has recently been granted a lucrative contract with Bellator.