The Yokkao Years – Photographing Muay Thai.

Yokkao mauy thai fight show in bolton photographs

For a few years as part of my work with Thai Boxing Store I was fortunate to photograph some top level Thai Boxing. I had previously photographed some local Thai Boxing shows that most of the time equated to enjoyable scraps in a Thai style but I never really had the chance to photograph a fighter with good form. When Thai Boxing Store started to do the sales stall at the Bolton shows I acquired a photo pass and proceeded to spend 12 hours at a time on my knees in front of the screaming crowd witnessing some truly incredible flights from ring-side.

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