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Our New Alpha Tower has been completed and is already in use!

We are ever-expanding here at AKA Thailand and the most recent addition has been our new Alpha Tower! The structure was conceptualized by AKA Thailand owner/founder, Mike Swick, and fits in perfectly with the rest of our gym. As soon as the structure was completed, it was incorporated into every day training. Just steps from […]

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The Wolf and his pack have arrived at AKA Thailand

What a surprise it was to have The Wolf, Khamzat Chimaev, and his pack come train at AKA Thailand. Usually, someone as high profile as Chimaev will go through all of the proper channels to visit the gym to get red carpet service. Athletes of his caliber and popularity go through AKA Thailand owner/founder, Mike […]

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AKA Thailand Owner/Founder, Mike Swick, offers some motivation!

It’s not all of the time, but AKA Thailand owner/founder, Mike Swick, took to his social media and offers some motivation. Swick has been dealing with a long battle with stage-4 Lymphoblastic, Lymphoma Leukemia and much like his UFC career, he’s fighting as hard as he can to defeat it. However, Swick does not want […]

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Big Nog surprises AKA Thailand guests with a visit to the gym!

Former UFC and Pride heavyweight champion, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (Big Nog), surprises AKA Thailand guests at the gym! As if just training at the ‘2022 Gym of the Year’ in Thailand wasn’t enough; There’s always the possibility of running into former and current UFC stars, legends, or Hall-of-Famers! 2023 started off with our guests treated […]

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The Italian Dream, Marvin Vettori, has arrived at AKA Thailand

The Italian Dream, Marvin Vettori, arrived at AKA Thailand on Friday and he’s already putting in some savage work on our mats! Vettori and AKA Thailand owner/founder, Mike Swick, had discussed Marvin coming out here many times on ‘The Real Quick with Mike Swick Podcast’ over the years. Finally, the invite was accepted and the […]

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AKA Thailand voted ‘Best Muay Thai School in Thailand’!

For the second year in a row, AKA Thailand was voted, ‘Best Muay Thai School in Thailand! Our owner/founder, Mike Swick, set out to create one of the world’s best destination gyms. In doing so, Swick managed to put together an incredible Muay Thai program that earned us this prestigious title. We are thrilled because, […]

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AKA Thailand went sailing the seas with NFTs

The AKA Thailand staff went sailing the seas and they had NFTs on their minds! Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that AKA Thailand has been participating in the NFT universe for a while now. On our website and Twitter page, we are always offering NFTs for sale, as well as a […]

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UFC royalty training on the mats at AKA Thailand

Usually, on any given day, you can find UFC fighters at the same gym together. However, UFC legends and royalty training together is a different animal altogether. This is exactly what went down at AKA Thailand when we hosted two legends of the sport! Former UFC heavyweight champion, Ricco Rodriguez came out, as did The […]

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Mike Swick extends an AKA Thailand invite to Sergio and Anthony Pettis

It’s not every day that AKA Thailand owner/founder, Mike Swick, extends an invite to just anyone. Swick had both Sergio and Anthony Pettis on his Real Quick with Mike Swick Podcast and told the brothers that they needed to make their way out to Phuket for some training and personal attention. View this post on […]

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Mike Perry gives his take on fighting Mickey Gall this weekend

Mike Perry is fighting Mickey Gall this weekend and he spoke to Mike Swick about how he plans to take on the ground specialist. It’s been big news that Perry will be going into the fight without a corner because he feels corners are more of a hindrance than help. Therefore, he already knows how […]