Tiger Muay Thai Trainer:
Kru Yod, one of the most popular Tiger Muay Thai trainers, is well known internationally and has a strong reputation as a top trainer with over 30 years of experience in the art of Muay Thai.
Competing under the fight name of Yodkhunsup Por Pongsawang he fought in the premier stadiums of Muay Thai, Lumpinee and Rajadamnern, and internationally including against the top Chinese fighters of the day. He was known for his technical style, strong left kick and clinch work.
After retiring from fighting Yod returned to his home town where he trained famous Thai fighters such as Iquezang Kor Rungthanakeat and then moved to Phuket where he started working at Tiger Muay Thai. Since then he has become the trainer of choice for a huge list of champions in Muay Thai, K-1 and MMA including to name a few: George St Pierre, Rickard Nordstrand, Jake Shields, Fred Sikking and Phil Baroni.
Yod has been brought over to many countries to teach at gyms such as Tristar in Canada, Halmstad Muay Thai in Sweden and Bomber Gym in Hong Kong.