Instructors

Jim Glasgow Owner / Founder Chicago Muay Thai Kickboxing Club

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Jim has coached hundreds of Muay Thai fighters and students.

This includes  multiple TBA  Champions (Thai Boxing  Association) .

professional Glory Kick Boxer Ryot Waller (since 2008)

UFC Fighter-  Razak Al- Hassan


Jim has over 24 years experience training in Muay Thai  (1994). Coached by Wayne Gregory  and  Pat White.

Pat White was a former 5 time National Shidokan Champion .

Wayne Gregory was the first  American fighter to ever win  against a Thai fighter in Bangkok .


  • Trained in Thailand  since 1999
  •  Rompo Mansion Bangkok  
  •  Tiger Muay Thai  Phuket
  •  Dragon Muay Thai Phuket
  • Former competitive Bare Knuckle Fighter (5 years) 
  • 2001  Shidokan Team  Middleweight Champion.
  • 1998 Shidokan Cup 2nd place  
  • Black belt Shidokan  Full contact bare knuckle Karate (18 yrs)
  • Brown Belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (11 yrs)
  • Wrestled Jr High/ High School  1977- 1982 


Ryot Waller

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Professional Glory Kickboxing Fighter . 2019 TBA Heavyweight Champion (A class) 

Over 10 years experience

 Professinal Muay Thai & Professional MMA Fighter

CFL Light Heavyweight Champion

Mazen Ramawi

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Over 7 year Experience. Mazen made his first training trip to Thailand in 2018 training at Tiger Muay Thai and Phuket Dragon Muay Thai. 

Competitive Muay Thai Fighter

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Kru Chai

 Kru Chai has been training in various martial arts for over 39 years. Combined with his law enforcement background  and training in numerous disciplines, he has a wide array of knowledge to share. Kru Chai is 100% Thai,  first generation born here. He has been in the martial arts since he was 8 starting in Tae Kwon Do and Muay Thai since he was 16. Certified Full Instructor under United World Muay Thai Association under Kru Vut Kamnark, he has trained with many Thai champions such as Saekson Janjira, Walter “Sleeper” Michalowski, Pongsan Ekyotin, Bunkerd Faphimai, Jongsan Fairtex, Kaensak Sor Pleonchit, Sakasem Kanthawong, and Samart Payakaroon of the famous Sidyodtong Camp. He hopes to be able to share his passion,  knowledge of Muay Thai, and his culture to help grow the Muay Thai community here at Chicago Muay Thai Kickboxing. 

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Mike Hoffman

7 years experience former competitive fighter and coach.

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Chris Ortiz

Former competitive bare knuckle Fighter (7 yrs)

Former competitive bare knuckle Fighter (7 yrs)

Certified Personal Trainer (CMOFIT)

Coach Professional Glory Kickboxer Ryot Waller

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John Welch

A former competitive fighter. John has coached numerous pro fighters including Pro Bellator professional fighter Mike Delegate. 


Muay Thai Instructors

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Michelle Keim

over 12 years experience

Undefeated  as  a fighter

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Jon Ruiz

Jon is the 2019 Super Lightweight  TBA Champion . Undefeated at 6-0

Over 7 years experience

About Us

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Alex Hernandez 2019 TBA Featherweight Champion.

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