His journey brought him to Krabi Krabong, Dap Thai and Muay Chaiya. Since 2012 Kru Nuat has traveled to Thailand regularly (up to three times a year) to expand his knowledge of these Art forms. His research led him to visit many places, where he has studied with several Masters. His aim is to continue to evolve, study and embrace the practice in its many levels.
He competed at the World Dap Thai Championships in Bangkok 2017, 2018, 2019; his best placement so far has been bronze medal.