10 of the Best Places to Learn Muay Thai in Chicago

10 of the Best Places to Learn Muay Thai in Chicago

A high-energy way to get fit & keep yourself safe, Muay Thai is great for anyone who wants a tough workout. The gyms below specialize in Muay Thai instruction, get signed up for a class today!

1. Chicago Muay Thai Kickboxing Club

Developing & promoting a friendly, welcoming, learning & inclusive, environment, where students can grow as martial artists. As individuals & as a group. Demanding from each other maximum effort, continuous improvement & a unifying team spirit.

2271 North Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone 773-270-3084
E-mail chicagokickboxingclub@gmail.com


2. ​Muay Thai Boxing Club

Actively seeking to help the community & participate in it’s development by acting as a role model for kids, teens & adults. Teaching actual fighting techniques, using traditional Muay Thai & modern western techniques for sport fighting or self-defense. Cardio & full body conditioning is part of Muay Thai training. Get in to shape while you learn how to fight. All levels are welcomed to train in a friendly, constructive atmosphere.

5651 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60634

Phone 773-295-4851
E-mail info@cmtportagepark.com


3. Team Toro Muay Thai

Offering authentic Muay Thai in a fun & safe environment. Whether you want to get in shape, learn self-defense or compete, Team Toro is the place for you. Come check out a class this week!

101 W. 61st Street
Westmont, IL 60559

Phone 630-640-2686
E-mail teamtoromt@gmail.com


4. Evolution MMA

Providing a variety of classes including, boxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, kickboxing & MMA for everything from experts to beginners & kids. A great mix of coaches, including multiple black belts in Jiu-Jitsu & highly skilled instructors in boxing, Muay Thai & MMA. Come for a family environment that brings members closer together.

1207 Remington Rd, Suite 105
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone 847-261-4662

1600 Shore Rd
Naperville, IL 60563
Phone 847-261-4662

5800 Forrest View Road
Lisle, IL, 60532
Phone 847-261-4662


5. Pow! Gym

Offering a variety of martial arts, sports performance & fitness classes, for students 15+ years. Providing Chicago with group classes that welcome all levels & skills. Classes are taught with the goal of building skills, strength & speed. Their staff is attentive, engaging & dynamic.

310 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60607

Phone 312-829-7699
E-mail katalin@powkickboxing.com


6. Degerberg Academy

Some may consider Muay Thai to be a brutal sport, but their classes are geared toward safety, with an emphasis on basic techniques, drilling with proper form & a great cardio workout. All levels are encouraged to join this encouraging Muay Thai environment.

4717 N. Lincoln Ave.
Lincoln Square, Chicago, IL 60625

Phone 773-728-5300
E-mail degerberg@sbcglobal.net


7. Hyper Fight Fitness

Whether you want to improve martial arts skills, become stronger & faster for another sport, they have the tools to help you reach your goals.

3919 Wesley Terrace
Schiller Park, IL 60176

Phone 847-233-0656
E-mail hyperfightfitness@gmail.com


8. Chicago MMA

For the first time in history two styles that redefined martial arts, Gracie Jiu-Jitsu & Sityodtong Muay Thai, have joined forces in Chicago. Sityodtong Muay Thai kickboxing, the art of eight limbs, was founded in 1959 & continues to produce the most world champions in the history of the sport. To develop complete martial artists with skills in grappling & striking, Chicago MMA offers classes in both arts.

1528 North Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60642

Phone 312-646-0626
E-mail support@chicagomma.com


9. Kellers Martial Arts

Offering real & technical kickboxing coaching that can help win fights. Their training is geared toward students that want to become competitive fighters. With a combined 30 years of kickboxing experience, including personally training over 100 amateur & professional fighters over the last decade.

3718 W. Irving Park
Chicago, IL 60618

Phone 773-279-1100
E-mail info@kellersmartialarts.com


10. ​Chicago Muay Thai Aiki Training Hall

Their Thailand certified instructors, Rick Sollo & Marius Dann, lead the Muay Thai program. Offering a variety of instructors, each bringing their specific style to their instruction.

1730 Ogden Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Phone 800-465-4919
E-mail info@aikitraininghall.com


If you know of another great Muay Thai school that isn’t listed above, let us know & we’ll add it to our next list.


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