SANDY'S GYM has a Nationwide following. Sandy Holt started to train in Martial Arts in 1974 learning styles such as Karate & Ju-jitsu, before getting involved in Muay Thai in 1977. He is a Fully Qualified Instructor, receiving Tuition & Experiencefrom the World acclaimed Muay Thai & Instructor Master Sken.
Sandy Holt is 5th Degree, Red & Silver Grade (Kruang-Lruang) which is equivalent to 5th dan blackbelt. He is the Founder of Bolton Thai-Boxing Club, which was established in 1983 & the Club has gone from strength to strength, Sandy Holts fighting career has been a successful one, gaining Titles such as the British Lightweight, British All Styles & WMTA (World Muay Thai Association) European Superfeather weight Thai-boxing Champion.
He is also responsible for such Projects as the Northwest England U.K. Kick Drugs & is a Member of the U.k. "Bully Free Zone" Anti Bullying Scheme in Schools & Colleges. Other Accolades to Sandy's Career include T.V. appereances on programmes such as, You Bet, Live TV (Motormouth), James whale, Dear Nick, Big Breakfast, Look North West, Vanessa Feltz Chat Show, Kilroy. Granada TV doing A Pressup Challenge, He has commentated on a Number of TV Shows which include, Sky TV Thai-Boxing, Channel 5 "Night Of Combat" (with Malcolm Martin) including many UK & International DVD & Video Fight Night Commentary. U.B.C. Thailand, Muay Thai TV Live at Thepasit Stadium in Pattaya. He also has assisted Master Sken in Volumes 1 & 2 in the Hayashi Martial Arts Videos, Which has been Distributed Internationally.