We stand behind our reputation as the home of Melbourne Muay Thai with the most experienced instructors. If you demand the very best in life, then Morakot is for you. Morakot is a different kind of school because our entire focus is on you and how we can help you to achieve your goals in a safe, fun and supportive environment. As an Morakot member, you become part of the Morakot Family. Our culture is one where we all help each other and look out for each other. We have world-class facilities, top-notch instructors, comprehensive course offerings, and convenient schedules. Equally important, all of our programs are 100% authentic. At Morakot, everything is about you and how we can help you to Unleash Your Potential.
Quick Facts About Morakot.
- Morakot has the most experienced instructor team available anywhere in Australia.
- The Morakot Instructor Team has over 500 fights experience.
- With 40+ classes per week, Morakot has the largest and most convenient class schedules in Australia.
- The award-winning Morakot facility is a state-of-the-art, modern facility.
- Morakot has won multiple World Championships in Muay Thai.
Why You’ll Love Training With Us
Meet The Morakot Muaythai Gym Team
Amassing more than 200 Muay Thai fights, from the renowned Chuwattana Muay Thai gym in Bangkok for 11 years. Kru Pao received recognition from Rajadamnern Stadium for Excellent Thai Boxing etiquette, Best of Muay Thai Boxer and winning K1 International Tournament in Tokyo, Japan.
After concluding his professional fight career, he started teaching Muay Thai at Tiger Muay Thai, Phuket for 5 years instructing and teaching in the Fighter Program working alongside Lamsongkram Chuwattana and Master Yod. Kru Pao worked across numerous gyms in Thailand and also China, solidifying his reputation as a skilled instructor and mentor.
Kru Pao is a very humble and caring person and he applies these qualities to his teaching. He uses his vast experience in Muay Thai and his technical skills as a Muay Femur, to help his students make rapid progress and improvement.
Kru Ongree boasts a remarkable professional fighting career that spans over 200 Muay Thai bouts. His opponents included renowned names like Panpayak Jitmuangnon, Rungnarai, Kiatmuu9, Sathanmuanglek, Jomhod Eminent Air, and Khiao Pranchai. His journey in the world of Muay Thai culminated in multiple prestigious titles at Thailand’s most iconic Muay Thai stadiums. He became a two-time Lumpinee Stadium Champion, Rajadamnern Stadium Champion, and Channel 7 Stadium Champion.
Following his retirement from professional fighting, Kru Ongree transitioned into the role of a Muay Thai instructor, initially teaching at gyms in Thailand. His exceptional coaching abilities didn’t go unnoticed, and he was soon recognised by Evolve MMA in Singapore. This move solidified his reputation as a skilled trainer and mentor.
Kru Ongree is not only a seasoned Muay Thai expert but also a person of great humility and compassion. He channels these virtues into his teaching methodology, leveraging his extensive experience to facilitate rapid progress and improvement for his students.
George is a Trainer at Morakot Muaythai Gym in Melbourne. He brings more than 30 years of martial arts experience. George grew up in Melbourne and began his training in Kickboxing and later moved to Muay Thai as it became more popular. He has fought professionally in Australia and Thailand for the World renowned Sityodtong Camp. George has coached, trained, and/or cornered professional fighters in Boxing, Kickboxing and Muay Thai in Australia and Internationally. George’s favourite techniques are the low roundhouse leg kick and the overhand right. George possesses knock out power in his arsenal.
Jason is a Trainer at Morakot Muaythai Gym in Melbourne. He brings more than 10 years of martial arts experience. Jason began his training in Muay Thai under his fathers guidance achieving the highest level after training for 4 years. Jason’s passion was always in coaching and training others, he began holding pads and coaching fighters along side his father.
Jason has coached, trained, and/or cornered amateur and professional fighters. Jason has been named as the Top Youth Trainer in Australia by AMT (Australian Muay Thai Awards)
Jason’s favourite techniques are the middle roundhouse body kick, the teep (push kick) and the uppercut.
Suzie Halabi is a Trainer at Morakot Muaythai Gym in Melbourne. She is a Muay Thai Australian Champion, IFMA (International Federation Muay Thai Amateur) rank third in the World. Known for her technical style and complex feints, she has fought some of the greatest females in Muay Thai.
Suzie was born in Australia and has Portuguese/Lebanese heritage. Fighting since the age of 12.