Thai Warrior Massage is an ancient stretching technique dated before 13th century, which was practiced on injured warriors who returning from war.

 

Due to a westernized transforming the country from Siam into Thailand in the middle of Rattanakosin Era (King Rama VI, 1880 -1925 period). Warrior  massage technique was officially prohibited by the Government as
its considered to be primitive. Teaching and practicing were
forbidden in public sectors but still carried on privately among family.

During King Rama IX, Bhumibol Adulyadej (1950 to 2016) period,

the King greatly supported all Thai holistic health and its traditional medicine

as well as ancient Thai massage approaches.

In 1999 The Thai Patent Protection Act, Thai Traditional Medicine Institute

and Ministry of Public Health was established and has then been renaissance

ancient Thai (Siamese) warrior massage.

This unique massage practice from Thailand is a combination between

traditional massage and Ruesri Datton (Thai Hermit Exercise) or known as

yoga massage which was assembled by

Master Jack Sharman

or

Mr. Pathompon Aiyarattanaruk, Thailand

 

The combinations of this rhythmic massage, acupressure, gentle twisting and deep stretching approach is aiming to relieve tension and promoting life force energy in our human body which bring an extraordinary sense of well-being to both the recipient and therapist.


In 2017

Thai Warrior Massage have been known worldwide since Naree Seume who was trained by Master Jack Shaman won two gold medals from

The International Massage Association at Copenhagen, Denmark

in two categories;

The Best Asian Massage

and

The World Championship in Massage 2017

 

Naree Seume vs Master Jack Shaman

Phang-Nga, Thailand