Monthly Archives: October 2012

Crisis at Christmas – Charity Volunteering

It’s that time of year when the nights are now getting colder and most people are starting to make plans for Christmas.  It’s traditionally a time for spending it with your family and loved ones, the chance to gorge on food and drink, to buy and receive lots of presents and watch lots of Christmas […]

The countdown to Muay Thai training in Thailand

In just over a week I will be jumping on a plane to fly out to Thailand and train at Sinbi Muay Thai camp which I consider to be my second home outside of the UK. I first went to train in Thailand in Nov 2011 and had to do some quite extensive online research […]

The first step of my martial arts journey

When I was a kid my favourite TV show was ‘Monkey’. The show was  based on the sixteenth century Chinese story ‘Journey to the West’ by Wu Cheng’en and featured a monkey as the main character who was born from an egg on a mountain top.  Monkey was a fighter who became the brash king […]