Muay Thai in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

In 1989 I had the honor to find the “Thai Boxing Association of USA – Swiss Branch” together with my brother Demetrio, under the direction of Ajarn Surachai Sirisute. When I first met Ajarn Chai in Madrid on his visit to INSTITUTO KALI/JUN FAN for an intensive seminar, I knew immediately that I could learn from this incredibly special person for the rest of my life. He became not only my Muay Thai teacher, but also my martial arts mentor all these years…

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Im Jahr 1989 hatte ich die Ehre, zusammen mit meinem Bruder Demetrio, unter die Leitung von Ajarn Surachai Sirisute, die «Thai Boxing Association of USA – Swiss Branch» zu gründen. Als ich Ajarn Chai erstmals in Madrid an seinem Besuch am INSTITUTO KALI/JUN FAN für ein Intensivseminar kennen lernte, wusste ich sofort, dass ich bei diesem ganz speziellen Menschen mein Leben lang lernen konnte. Er wurde somit nicht nur mein Muay Thai-Lehrer, sondern auch mein Kampfkunst-Mentor in all diesen Jahren…

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Ajarn Chai Sirisute – World Thaiboxing Association (WTBA) – www.thaiboxing.com

Published by Franco Vacirca

Martial Arts and Self-defense Instructor since 1989, Consultant, Author, and Public Speaker. My goal is to teach Martial Arts the way it was intended to be taught, for Self-defense. I am mainly interested in practical and efficient techniques and concepts; however, I dedicate also extensively time in Traditional Fighting Arts to achieve and maintain strong roots. I teach Jeet Kune Do (concepts), Kali-Silat (blend) and Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in Zurich (Switzerland) and giving seminars around the globe.

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