Thai-Kick-Jitsu is a complete martial art system that covers all ranges of combat including weapon training. It has taken over twenty five years to develop and is constantly growing. It has in place a grading system that allows the individual regardless of ability, gender or age to progress both mentally and physically enhancing ones life by a series of training exercises that improve the whole body’s flexibility, core strength, fitness, shape and muscle tone. Stress reduction and confidence building go hand in hand with our training regime. The fighting aspects of the system are drawn from Muay Thai (Thai Boxing), Kickboxing and Jiujitsu. Escrima Phillipino weapons also have an important part as have influences from Boxing, Shaolin Kung Fu, Aikido and Free-style Wrestling.
Shaolin Tigers is the name of the club that practice the Thai-Kick-Jitsu system with classes throughout Berkshire and Oxfordshire and even across the world (have clubs in U.S.A, Australia, Czech Republic, Malta, Hungary and Greece). Shaolin Kung Fu was the style that was the foundation with its chi-power training, strong stances and traditional values. The Tiger is a fast and very powerful animal. Speed and power is something all martial artist strive for hence “Shaolin Tigers” became the club name which taught the “Thai-Kick-Jitsu” system.