Women are often worried about being fit over summer, and they are definitely more worried than men about their physical and emotional health. The majority of women have thought about losing weight at least once in their lifetime, and the vast majority of them has started a diet or an exercise routine to achieve the body of their dreams. Even if women are not the first ones to enroll in sports, they are worried about their health.
In Thailand, Muay Thai boxing has become one of the fastest ways for women to achieve their health goals. They want to be fit, feel energetic, reduce the incidence of disease, and much more. All of that is achieved by practicing Muay Thai. But why is that?
We can start talking about weight loss, which is a common topic among women. According to the latest science, the best way to lose weight is through a combination of activities. We want to practice both cardiovascular exercises such as walking and running, and strength training activities such as lifting weight or your own body weight. Muay Thai has a combination of cardio and strength training activity, and it is the perfect match to achieve accelerated weight loss. When you come to a class of Muay Thai, you will see how you become out of breath after a while because you’re forcing your heart to pump more blood to the rest of the body. It is cardio exercise. At the same time, you will notice it’s not only aerobic activity; you will also perform a few bodyweight exercises. So, it is strength training, too.
By making your heart pump faster, Muay Thai boxing will train your cardiovascular system to become more efficient at its work. So, you will end up with improved endurance as your heart and lungs become more capable at what they do. They will deliver more oxygen to your muscles in less time. At the same time, your metabolic health will improve because exercise makes your cells more sensitive to insulin, and it is a good way to avoid metabolic problems like diabetes.
Moreover, Muay Thai at Suwit Muay Thai is fantastic if you have cholesterol problems and high blood sugar. It has been found to reduce bad cholesterol and triglycerides while increasing good cholesterol levels. That’s what exercise does. Muay Thai is also a sport that is full of discipline, and a good way to achieve a focused mental state that will help you achieve your goals.
So, if you’re thinking about Muay Thai as a sport, break down that ancient belief that martial arts are not for women. Learn self-defense, improve your health, lose weight, and achieve the body of your dreams faster in Thailand by practicing Muay Thai in one of our training camps. There are training camps all over Thailand, and you can always schedule your appointment.