James Schofield Fitness Training Facebook Group

Unfortunately this site has clearly been neglected a little, as I now live in Kuwait in the Middle East, and work is busy and time-consuming! I have been posting to my Facebook group as it is easy to update, and thought now would be a great time to pass some of this information onto you… Continue reading »

Buakaw, Yodsanklai and the Muay Thai Premier League

Thai superstar Buakaw will take on Warren Stevelmans of South Africa tonight at the new Muay Thai Premier League: Stars and Stripes tournament being held in Long Beach, California, at a weight of 70kgs (154lb). He will be paid a supposed sum of 1.5 million baht and his WMC world title will be on the… Continue reading »

Japan Disaster Affecting the Livelihoods of Muay Thai Fighters

Thai boxing promoters and fighters alike are suffering economically after the huge earthquake and tsunami that soaked Japan has left much of Asia in disarray, as fights and promotions are cancelled. These fears have been heightened further by an earthquake striking the Myanmar / Thailand border in the early hours of yesterday that measured 6.2… Continue reading »

Private Lesson with Saenchai & Bernard Radin, Muay Thai Legends! Then, Malaysia

Private Muay Thai lessons with Saenchai and Bernard Radin, oh my days haha!

Saenchai Clinching with Oron at Sinbi Muay Thai

Short vid of Saenchai clinching at Sinbi Muay Thai, Nai Harn, Phuket. I apologise sincerely about the rotation, I blame Apple – seriously why rotate a video on the screen but not in the recording software, how retarded is that. I know Apple use quicktime so you wouldn’t expect it to be any good but… Continue reading »

Drills with Saenchai, Sinbi Pictures, Learning Thai & SUN!

As much as I’m sure you don’t want to hear it, Thailand is just getting better and better – it’d be good if I was staying out here for longer! Made both the morning and afternoon sessions today, even though I feel kind of worn out and sluggish, (afternoon padwork was almost embarrassing) but I’m… Continue reading »

Pictures! Monsoon Rain, Bangla Stadium and Massage Girl Fights

It’s been a day or two since my last update, time has started to fly as I knew it would. It’s also been an entertaining couple of days. Been making the most of my time though, getting out of the room and chilling with the locals. Went to Bangla stadium in Patong on Friday night… Continue reading »

The Only ?Gas Station? for Miles!

Hahahahaha ok well everything connection wise and life wise has been disrupted, the monsoon relentlessly and shamelessly pelts Phuket; it rained solidly from about 3pm till 9-10pm last night with varying degrees of downpour. If you consider a gauge from ‘midgets would drown in seconds’ to ‘ok this is still freaking wet, give me a… Continue reading »

Saenchai Sor Kingstar at Sinbi Muay Thai Camp, Phuket

Ah, now we’re in business. Aside from my complete pig of a day yesterday, I got myself to afternoon training and obviously the endorphin release did me a lot of good. The training,whilst great, didn’t so much as I obviously hurt like hell all over. I’m hoping the foot holds up… Rise and shine at… Continue reading »