Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket has a strong following in South Africa. Besides being the home of K-1 hopeful and TMT fighter Don Madge, April 2nd and 3rd head BJJ Black Belt instructor Ray Elbe will be conducting a series of Seminars in Johannesburg. Promoting the seminar, Elbe was recently featured in the South African edition of Fighters Only Magazine.
Proving Tiger Muay Thai’s popularity in South Africa, Wentzel Nel, currently ranked as the #2 best lightweight in S.A. has headed to Phuket Thailand to train for his upcoming EFC Light Weight Championship defense. Wentzel is known for his agressive/unorthodox striking, and will be utilizing his training at Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket to improve his technical strengths.