Phoenix Muaythai is an amazing workout, effective fighting style, great self defence, great fun and a far more interesting activity than the same old gym routines. Plus, it toughens you up!

    • Phoenix has BEGINNER ONLY CLASSES to get you started.    
    • Phoenix is the most experienced and established Muaythai Club in the ACT region. 
    • Our coaches are fighters with extensive experience and formal training in coaching. 
    • Muaythai is the most effective striking system on the planet. It is an amazing workout that toughens your body and soul. Great for fitness, self defence, stress release or competition. 
    • Muaythai at Phoenix is coached in professional, organised, disciplined and developmental system – the Phoenix System. Proven effective for over 23 years. 
    • Phoenix is a club that welcomes everyone and develops ordinary people into champions, in the ring and in life. 
    • No one is pressured to compete. 95% of people just train for fun and to know what they are doing is real and works. To compete you need a few years of hard training and an obsession to do test yourself. We appreciate it is not for most people but coach everyone equally. 
    • Phoenix has more Muaythai classes than any other club, we do real Muaythai, you can be proud of, but follow a modern approach to coaching, fitness and learning. We have level classes, a grading system and options for just fitness. 
    • Muaythai is only one of the programs that is included in your membership. You can do Boxing or Fitness classes aswell. As a martial club we always add more to your training and experience. 
    • Phoenix has full time staff, coaches and a facility that is world class. We offer 24 hr memberships. The difference is in the coaching quality, the team and the detail we offer. 
    • Phoenix is more than Muaythai and once you get started you will realise what Phoenix Pride is.

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Phoenix Muaythai is not the same as Muaythai anywhere else. It is real Muaythai, just better. 

Muaythai is the most effective and proven striking system in the world, plus it is the best workout in the world! Phoenix Muaythai (& Kickboxing) is a modern effective training system that teaches authentic Muaythai with a modern approach that is practical, fun, challenging and incorporates effective skills with great fitness to build a better you. It is fitness with a purpose, it is a sport, it is a group activity, it is effective, tough and challenging, but the rewards equal the effort….Phoenix does Muaythai/Boxing but at our soul we coach people to be ‘fighters in life’ and to ‘develop the warrior within’ as your personal growth is far more important. We have been copied, mimicked, challenged, and tested and always rise above to focus on you. Honest coaching and a real experience ensures you don’t get bul$hitt*d by pretenders and can trust Phoenix to be there for you. 

Phoenix has very experienced instructors, all with competition experience, and the best set up full time facility in the ACT. We deliver the Muaythai experience you are looking for. Phoenix classes are all programmed, disciplined, and follow a deliberate development system designed to get you to the best fitness and skill level you could be. We have been doing Kickboxing and Muaythai for over 23 years and have an effective system that gets results and teaches you authentic and credible Muaythai with a modern approach, in a team work environment. 

Whether you want to train for fitness, or to be the next champion, we have the training system that is proven to work. 

Muaythai is an effective martial art that is tested, proven and a popular sport around the world – Muaythai is a living Martial Art that is simple and effective. It takes hard work so you get fit and become a stronger person, but you will always be proud of yourself and satisfied you made the effort. 95% of people do Muaythai for fitness, but they stay because it is great fun, developmental and it is rewarding to see the results. Muaythai is the premier striking art in the world and suits practical people that are grounded. There is only ‘what works’ at Phoenix an no fluff, dress up’s, fantasy or death touch punch the air crap. 

Phoenix Gym Canberra has a small but serious Fight Team but this step is only for those that choose to compete and are intermediate graded members and above. 95% of members never compete but train confident that what they practice everyday is tested by their own club members. 

Muaythai at Phoenix is the best workout you can get but with added benefit or being a real fighting system. Our coaches are experienced fighters and have followed a strict development system to truly understand how to train you to be the best you can be. What you do with it, is up to you. 95% of people at Phoenix Gym, Canberra never compete or fight, but if they wanted to they could. If they had to (for self defence) then they could fight and stand up for themselves. Phoenix is more about character development than coaching Muaythai and our pride comes from the quality of what we do. 

At Phoenix, you follow a developmental program that builds you from a normal person into an extraordinary person by getting fitter and tougher with skills that work. Phoenix will teach you the basics and the character required to progress from beginner class to intermediate, advanced and sparring classes. Phoenix can be tough and test you mentally and physically over time. You will face hard time and challenges but grading and reaching new levels will give you pride you couldn’t pay for. 

At Phoenix, you can be proud you are learning the real thing from experienced people. There is no fitness industry certification to be a real Muaythai coach so don’t be fooled by fitness instructors who are pretending they teach Kickboxing, Boxing or MMA. We will teach you the real thing with a fun and safe system that include the realities of learning to hit and get hit, with the exciting and emotional aspects of learning to push yourself and deal with physical and mental challenges that are integral to life. Phoenix has Muaythai at its core and follows a grading system that teaches Muaythai as its base, but also incorporates self-defence and street wise martial arts. We do Muaythai and so much more. Once you experience Phoenix, it will be a part of your life and develop the fighter in you. 

We have a full time facility with 24hr access available. We have more classes than anyone and one simple ‘full access’ unlimited membership for you to enjoy and experience.  Phoenix has a team of FULL TIME Coaches will be in the gym every day –  for you. Leading the program is Anthony Manning, the owner and founder of Phoenix. Anthony has been the National Junior and Senior Team Coach at World Championships and has coached ordinary people to achieve more than they ever thought possible for over 20 years. He proudly puts his heart and soul into every students experience. Come and join the team and let our team of dedicated coaches and members help you achieve your goals. 

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