"SHEFFIELD'S ONLY COMMUNITY MUAY THAI GYM"

Articles by Arjarn Mick Mullaney

The hidden dangers of comparing fighting arts.
Posted: 28 August 2017 by
The hidden dangers of comparing fighting arts. In light of the recent "crossover" boxing match between Mayweather and McGregor, I am reminded how loyal people can be to the fighting arts they practise. I also feel that the management teams of both Boxers exploited this loyalty to make an obscene ...read more
“Those who can, do – those who can’t, teach ……..”
Posted: 3 April 2012 by
I agree with my dear friend that a good fighter will not necessarily make a good teacher. But I also think that we have to examine our limiting beliefs – stereotypes of individuals in our sport, that if they are a good fighter, then it is almost taken for granted that they cannot ...read more
Muay Thai means more.
Posted: 23 March 2012 by
To the Thai’s Muay Thai means so much more than what we see in the ring. I know that Thai culture may sometimes seem illogical to us in the west, but it is a complicated martial discipline which is intertwined with a deeper philosophy and encompasses much more than ...read more
Fear by Mick Mullaney
Posted: 8 March 2010 by
Let’s not pretend we’re not afraid – fear walks among us all. I see the fear in my opponents eyes, it is a reflection of my own. They do not see me. I am a shadow. It is far easier to feel fear than understand who I ...read more
Image vs Substance
Posted: 1 December 2007 by
It is through language, imagery and participation that we learn. We choose our values and make our judgements from the things we see and hear and experience. Today there seems to be a disturbing trend that is affecting the values we choose and the judgements we make.  Some of ...read more