Phuket, A Paradise For Sports Enthusiasts And Practitioners
Many world-class sportsmen have chosen Phuket for training, prompted by spirit -uplifting surroundings and very good amenities.
Doing Sports Training in Phuket is Hitting Two Birds
Exotic Phuket has established itself as mix martial arts and other sports’ training must go. This scenic tropical island has training gyms which enable sports practitioners to achieve higher notches in their skills.
Martial arts training halls at Phuket, such as that of theTiger Muay Thai & MMA (TMT) gym,do not only have a feel for this sport’s instruction and grounding, but noticeably also the quality to transport one to a magical world that nature offers.
Set against a backdrop of rustic scenes, Phuket’s training gyms, like TMT, have provided a two-in-one experience for those who come to improve their sport skills. They get to see the picturesque sights that the island offers side by side with their training.
Viwat Sakulrat, TMT’s well-travelled managing director, put it well when he said that those who came for training also came for the excursions.
The Other Perks
Apart from the sights, among other Phuket attractions for sports men are its generally warm and sunny climate which is conducive to training, cheap living compared to other countries, and the slew of health food restaurants and massage shops.
An Expat in Phuket
Emilio Urrutia, a sports coach at TMT, looks at Phuket as a paradise.He is a native of Miami in the US, and has chosen to make Phuket his base.
A pro MMA fighter, he debuted in 2013 at Malaysia. Currently he is one of the coaches of Tiffany Teo, contender of the straw-weight title for women of the Singapore’s ONE Championship . Teo is on training at TMT.
According to Urrutia, he so loves Phuket that he decided to establish base here and got Asian professional fight prospects.It can be seen he is specially charmed by Soi Tai-ied, TMT’s street location.Here he get to see people with similar interests and goals, to get fit and ready for a fight. He observes that world class sports men train side by side with each other here in Phuket.
Visit a Spa in Phuket
Alongside the training gyms in Phuket are the spas which offer relaxing body massages and wellness packages. A visit to a spa in Phuket will definitely ease body pains and tensions.But whether one is in Phuket for a gym training or for purely sight-seeing and other experiences, a visit to the spa would be a mind and body soothing and rejuvenating experience.