More than 3,600 boxers gather on Muay Thai Day, setting 'wai khru' Guinness record
A mass Muay Thai ceremony in Prachuap Khiri Khan province brought together 3,660 boxers on Muay Thai Day (February 6), beating the Guinness World Record for the biggest “Wai Kru” event, a pre-fight dance showing respect to teachers, parents, and ancestors.
Sulaiman told Prayut that the WBC would collaborate with Thailand to maintain the status of authentic Muay Thai on the global stage.
Meanwhile, Buakaw expressed his pride in Muay Thai having performed on an international level, saying that the Thai martial art, as a cultural heritage, has brought about unity amongst citizens.
Amazing Muay Thai Festival 2023 includes several activities, namely a Muay Thai demonstration, merit-making ceremony, Muay Thai exhibitions, as well as food exhibitions and concerts.