TBA 2023 Muay Thai Expo-Recap and Lessons Learned
I have always believed that this sport is rooted in respect. That is from an outsider’s viewpoint. This is my viewpoint because my gym experience and community in Nashville has been so positive. The coaches and students almost always bring good vibes to the place. It is so good that I often forget that the atmosphere and culture at other gyms is not always that great, and that even though my personal experience is good, it does not mean students are immune to slip ups in character and respect. I saw multiple cases of disrespect from one fighter to another, and from fighters to their opponents’ coaches. I saw a lack of sportsmanship and disregard for the rules.
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