Instructors

Jim Glasgow Owner / Founder Chicago Muay Thai Kickboxing Club

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

Pat White was a former multiple National Shidokan Champion 

Wayne Gregory was the first foreigner to win in Bangkoks Lumpinee Stadium .

Coached Glory Kickboxer Professional Ryot Waller since 2008

Coached Som Sovenkesa and James Chapman in Glory Kickboxing 63 

  1. 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  

Blackbelt Shidokan  Karate (18 yrs)

Brown Belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (11 yrs)

Wrestled Jr High/ High School (5 yrs)

Ryot Waller

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Professional Glory Kickboxing Fighter 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

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Chris Ortiz

28  years experience

Former competative bare knuckle Fighter (7 yrs)

Certified Personal Trainer (CMOFIT)

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John Welch

over 28 years experience

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

Muay Thai Instructors

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Michelle Keim

over 12 years experience

Undefeated  as  a fighter

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Jon Ruiz

Over 6 years experience, compiled a 4-0 fight record