The  USMTA welcome's Kru Benjamin Harding as Oregon's Official USMTA State representative. Benjamin was always curious about Muay Thai but didn't know much about it as a kid. It wasn't until 14 years later in Vallejo California in 2006 when Ben discovered Muay Thai.  Ben met Kru Trey Howard and joined the Warriors Muay Thai family. As a student of Kru Trey and part of Warriors Muay Thai, Ben developed a deep love and passion for Muay Thai and was fascinated with not only the fighting aspect but the cultural and spiritual aspect as well. Ben assisted Kru Trey and the Warriors Muay Thai fight team as corner man for fights that were held in 2008 at Master Toddy's Las Vegas location


where their fighters were victorious in both bouts. In 2011 Ben moved from Vallejo California to North Bend Oregon for work. Ben briefly studied Judo at SWOCC and has been a guest Muay Thai instructor at Chet Covely's Knockout and Submission arts School of Kenpo in Coos Bay Oregon. Ben currently teaches at Ludus Gym MMA Training Center where he holds Muay Thai classes and helps prepare Muay Thai and mma fighters for there upcoming fights. Ben became the Oregon State Representative for the USMTA February 2014.


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