How to fight, and beat stronger Muay Thai fighters in your weight class? It requires strategy

Your natural attributes form the foundation of your fight style, and those attributes are relative to others in your weight class.

If you regularly find yourself up against stronger opponents, you need a strategy that avoids your opponent’s best assets and plays into your own!

by Don Heatrick

How To Fight Stronger Fighters Timestamps

Here are the key points from this week’s video resource…

  • 00:00 Introduction
  • 00:54 Naturally Stronger Opponents
  • 01:13 Using Fight Modes & Fight Ranges
  • 01:45 What To Avoid
  • 02:16 Dealing With The Clinch

Don Heatrick

Founder of Heatrick Strength and Conditioning

Don Heatrick is a family man from the UK, former mechanical design engineer, European Muay Thai silver medallist, former pro Thai boxer (ranked 4th in UK while aged 40-years), a Muay Thai coach, podcast host, and the go-to expert on Muay Thai performance training with over 25 years of coaching experience.

Don helps ambitious fighters and coaches take their game to the next level by bridging the gap between Strength & Conditioning, Performance Science, and Muay Thai.

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