Buakaw Banchamek is one of the best known Muay Thai boxers in the world and has helped to bring the sport to a world stage.
He began his career at the age of 8 and has fought in around 400 career fights. He was the first person to win the K-1 World MAX title twice and has both Thai and World championship titles to his name along with a string of others.
Today, he has his own gym to give something back to the local community. It's here that he trains for future fights and competitions around the world. Wherever Buakaw Banchamek goes, he expects world-beating connections to get him there; that's why he really appreciates the strength of THAI Airways the Star Alliance network.
Buakaw's training regime is vigorous to keep him at the top of his game, take a look at him in action to see what it takes to be champion.
Thai welterweight Muay Thai boxer, K-1 World MAX champion, Royal Orchid Plus Gold Member