Chokdee Muay Thai is the only professional Muay Thai gym in York and was founded in November 2005 by Rich Cadden, after winning his first world title in Thailand.

Rich Cadden is a veteran fighter with over 26 years of martial arts experience and having racked up 60 muay thai fights to date. Along this journey Rich has been decorated with a long list of accomplishments including English, European and World titles.

Rich is now looking to provide new-comers to the sport with the necessary tools for self defence, building confidence or learning to fight at a competitive level, from amateur through to the professional ranks, and can even facilitate high-level competition over in the stadiums of Thailand.

As well as being a highly accomplished fighter, Rich has also studied the main field of sporting excellence, which includes:

  • Personal Training
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Bodyweight conditioning
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Neuro Linguistic Programming
  • Hynosis

With all these high-level elite qualifications, Rich is well-equipped to transform peoples lives and help them to achieve their goals.

If you have any of these qualifications, there are opportunities to join Chokdee’s training staff.