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Muay

Muay, is the competition sport which is either competed at the professional level over 5 rounds of 3 minutes each, or by amateur rules over 3 rounds of 3 minutes each. It is known as the sport of eight limbs where practitioners utilise their fists, elbows, shins and knees. Amateur practitioners wear a head guard, elbow guards, shin guards and gloves whilst the professional use only the gloves. This discipline of muay is included into the official programme of many multi-sport games such as the World Games, the FISU World University Championship programme, Asian Beach Games, Asian Indoor & Martial Art Games, World Combat Games, SEA Games, TAFISA Games and many others. The foundations of Muay is built on five important pillars; Tradition, Respect, Honour, Excellence & Fairplay. The different disciplines in muay are practiced for various reasons. It can be for fitness, self-defence, competition or as a cultural art form.

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Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MiTEC)
Hall 8, No. 8, Jalan Dutamas 2, 50480 Kuala Lumpur