About Bang Muay Thai

What is the Bang Muay Thai System

Duane “Bang” Ludwig created The Bang Muay Thai System which is a hybrid style of martial arts that use an assortment of tools & concepts from Western Boxing, Dutch Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Kyokushin Karate, & Wrestling that has been put together to form the world's most elite striking system for Mixed Martial Arts.

The Origin of Bang Muay Thai

The Origin of Bang Muay Thai was inspired from Duane’s illustrious martial arts career & Mixed Martial Arts legend Bas Rutten, Trevor Wittman which have help influence on the BMT system. The lineage continues with UFC bantamweight, superstar T.J. Dillashaw (BMT Black Belt) & UfC flyweight super star Joseph Benavides (BMT Brown Belt).


Bas Rutten

Sebastiaan “Bas” Rutten is a Dutch retired mixed martial artist (MMA), Karate and Taekwondo blackbelt, and Muay Thai kickboxer. He was a UFC Heavyweight Champion, a three-time King of Pancrase world champion Bas has been inducted to the UFC Hall of Fame in 2015.


Duane “Bang” Ludwig, is a World Class K-1 Kick Boxer as well as a World Class Mixed Martial Artist. The 2 time Coach of the year in both 2013 & 2014. As well as the head coach of UFC star T.J. Dillashaw.

T.J. Dillashaw

T.J. Dillashaw is a 2 time former UFC bantamweight champion,Tied with Dominick Cruz for the most successful consecutive Bantamweight title defenses in UFC history. Fight of the Night (Three times)Performance of the Night (Five times)

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