Kru Dominique Simmons

 Kru Dominique Simmons was born in Fayetteville , North Carolina Feb 26th 1987.  He then later relocated to Daytona Beach , FL with his family and started training Muay Thai at the age of 10 years old under the instruction of  Jaran "LUN" Poompreasert  from Pattaya , Thailand. At the age of 15 he began competing in various matched fights, tournaments and smokers competing in different states amassing 20 fights as an amateur.

 In 2005 his trainers moved back to Thailand and Kru Simmons opened his own academy (Elite Muay Thai) in Daytona Beach , FL  with the blessing of his instructors at the age of 18. Since then Kru Simmons has trained many fighters that have fought in the states as well as internationally  6 of  hem which are ISKA, WSKA and EMC Champions. In 2007 Kru Simmons went to Thailand and begin training at Fairtex Muay Thai in Bangplee , Thailand under the instruction of  Nung Fairtex the son of legendary fighter Apideh Sit-Hirun. Upon his return back to the states from Thailand Kru Simmons competed in his last fight as an amateur and won the North Carolina State Muay Thai Champion Title. Since 2007 Kru Simmons has travel to Thailand annually fighting professionally and  training at such camps as Fairtex Muay thai in Bangplee , Fairtex Muay Thai in Pattaya , Camp Bangsaray Muay Thai in Pattaya,  Kiatphontip Muay Thai in Salaya,Thailand  and  Khanomton 62 in Bangkok, Thailand.

 

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