Free Muay Thai Boxing Exhibition
Low Tide Bar, Beach 96 Concessions Rockaway Beach, Queens
The Rockaway Beach boardwalk is one of the fastest-expanding cultural hotspots in New York, with top taste-makers from all five boroughs bringing their respective cuisines, sports, arts, and lifestyles into the growing community. On September 22nd, from 3-7pm, Rockaway staple CROM MARTIAL TRAINING will host a FREE Muay Thai exhibition right in the heart of the Boardwalk, at the 98th street concession area, home to famed food joints Rockaway Tacos, Commodore East, and the Low Tide Bar). Fighters from the local Muay Thai outfit will be matched up against the metro area’s best young talent in Muay Thai from gyms such as Manhattan’s famous Church Street boxing gym, Coban’s Muay Thai Camp, Chok Sabai, and others.
The event is entirely free for spectators of all ages, and there will also be a fundraiser raffle and 50/50, with proceeds going to local youth football team the Rockaway Ravens. Other items at auction: training sessions, memberships to Rockaway’s CROM Martial Training, VIP Tickets to NYC’s biggest Muay Thai throwdowns, Friday Night Fights, and more. The evening will also feature a Wai Kru exhibition from former World Champion and Muay Thai legend Coban Lookchaomaesaitong