WE HELP PEOPLE BECOME THEIR BEST

We foster a community environment, where health and fitness benefits promote positive lifestyle changes

REAL PEOPLE, REAL RESULTS

KARL LOST 26 KG

ANELA LOST 12 KG

JON LOST 22 KG

  • Great gym that teaches genuine Muay Thai techniques and has authentic martial arts values.
    Have been going for 7 years now and have also enjoyed building new friendships at this gym.
    I initially joined to lose weight and have lost around 20kg overall and maintaining.

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    Aaron Ong
    05/04/17
  • Really enjoying training at the SSMT club with Barry and Kar and the team and learning some great new Muay Thai skills from the experienced trainers and getting fit at the same time. Very clean and organized club with a professional friendly team and a great timetable. Strongly recommend to anyone thinking about it to give the free trial a go.

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    Matthew Schwab
    10/11/18
  • Kar & Barry have been very supportive and welcoming. I have struggled with injuries for years & I truly feel this is where I will finally strengthen my body and heal. My fitness levels are up and I’m totally hooked! Thanks to everyone at the club. So glad I joined!!!

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    Beats Adroit
    20/09/18
  • I decided to check out SouthSide Muay Thai because of good feedback I found online. Once I started training here I found the coaches extremely down to earth and the whole gym environment super friendly. There are no members with big egos and I felt extremely welcomed. After training for a while I decided that I wanted to progress and compete in the sport. Even though I was new to the sport I had great support from the fight team members and from the coaches. if you are interested in joining a gym I recommend checking out SSMT, as a... read more

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    Anela Ilic
    30/05/17
  • Been here a little over a year and loving it!
    Highly recommend Southside if your looking to get fit, meet new people and have an all round good time working out!
    Kar, Baz and the rest of the staff and know their stuff when it comes to Muay Thai!

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    Jimmy Santin
    10/07/16
  • SSMT is by far the best gym I've trained at. Coach Kar and Coach Barry are both great blokes and have an amazing knowledge of Muay Thai. The people that train there are so humble, always willing to help and all round great people. I wouldn't dream of training under anybody else and this place is becoming my second home.

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    Matt Matthew
    05/04/17
  • I started the 28 day starter program which I would recommend to anyone, the friendly environment made the new experience alot easier. The diet program and training has changed my life and kickstarted me into a direction I will continue to enjoy and stay committed to.

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    Kieren Geary
    20/01/20
  • Great gym to learn authentic Muay Thai technique from two of the best Coaches you could ask for!! I initially joined to loose some weight but found myself quickly becoming obsessed with the healthy lifestyle Muay Thai promotes as well as the mental and physical challenges it can offer you. I have since personally lost over 20Kgs in just over a year and I still look forward to every training!!

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    Nick Brown
    05/04/17
  • Best gym in Adealide for Muay Thai, self defence and fitness. Trainers are second to none and genuinely care about all their members at each and every stage of their training. Its a family gym, there is a a lot of respect here. I have personally benefited from all my training and can apply it in my job environment being in the Military as we train in combatives also. My overall fitness has soared too. Membership is very reasonable too for all that you can do in a week, as many classes as you like. Even in group classes you... read more

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    alisonsimone1
    18/10/18
  • The best place to train and grow as a person under the careful instruction of Kar Wong and Baz Saunders!
    I have been training @SSMT for over six months and know there are no limitations!
    Kar has personally helped me balance well and spar with confidence after loosing my left leg to cancer 23 years ago!
    His attention to help me achieve my goals is second to none!
    Can't wait to see where this journey may takes me!

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    David Salem
    24/09/16
  • I have been training at Southside for about 8 months now (with some previous training experience) and have been impressed with the high standards of the coaching staff and the fighters in the gym. The coaches at Southside are passionate about Muay Thai and will accommodate your needs, whether you are an aspiring fighter or someone who wants to get fit and learn something new. I highly recommend Southside Muay Thai.

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    Joshua Fouyaxis
    11/02/20
  • I have been made to feel so welcome by Kar & Barry & all the members. Lots of support & no judgement about skill level. I have had a severe injury for years and believe this is the place I will overcome it! So glad I bit the bullet & joined up! Thanks. Jay

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    Atreyu Edgar
    14/07/18
  • Best place to be! Choosing Southside is one of the best decisions I’ve made. Training at SSMT has helped me get in shape but most importantly has made me a stronger person mentally and emotionally and I will be forever grateful for that, and the people I’ve met in the process.

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    Adriana Rodriguez
    21/04/18
  • I've been training at SSMT for a few years now. I couldn't speak more highly of the trainers, members and facilities. Barry and Kar provide a safe and supportive place to pursue your goals - For me this extends beyond the sport and fitness into photography, public demos and a positive mindset.

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    Karen Lee
    10/07/16
  • I have only been training at this club since November 2017 and it has been amazing. The coaches Barry Saunders and Kar Wong are the best coaches I have ever trained with, it is so very clear that they both have years of knowledge and experience as athletes, fighters, as teachers and trainers. The integrity and respect the coaches have for their students shows in their fighters. It is also pretty clear when you walk into the club and see the many trophies and belts both past a... nd present hanging up with pride that these guys know how train... read more

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    Sally Hurst
    21/04/18

DISCOVER HOW YOU CAN BENEFIT FROM MUAY THAI TRAINING

Muay Thai is a martial art that can be practiced for self-defence, fitness and as a sport. Apart from the obvious health benefits, individuals experience positive growth within many aspects of their personal life.

After training for a short period of time, improved fitness levels prompt physical changes to the body, increasing confidence. As confidence builds, so to does the way we look at ourselves and the way we interact with others. Relationships with family and friends become stronger, and we have more positive interactions with others within our local community. At work, home and school, productivity increases and absenteeism declines.

Develop discipline, focus, tolerance and fairness 

Gain confidence and self-esteem

Enjoy personal growth, through goal setting and target achievement

Improve interpersonal skills and create stronger relationships with others 

Relieve stress, anxiety and depression

Meet new people and create great friendships 

Collaborate with others and learn the dynamics of teamwork

Increase physical fitness and improve overall health and well being

PROFESSIONALLY DELIVERED TRAINING PROGRAMS

WANT TO KNOW WHAT A TYPICAL CLASS LOOKS LIKE?

HERE'S WHAT YOU GET:

Friendly and ego free training environment, where males and females are equally welcome

Adelaide's largest full-time, fully equipped martial arts training centre

Qualified and experienced coaching team that are mentors and positive role models

Effective and authentic programs, that provide for development and progression throughout each level

Age specific programs, catering for beginners through to professional athletes

FIND OUT MORE BY WATCHING THE VIDEO BELOW

We take you on a walk through the gym! Experience the sights, hear the sounds and meet the coaches!