Bad Company gym was founded in 1992 by Richard Smith and quickly became one of the best known and most successful gyms in the UK. We have world class trainers and a friendly family atmosphere where everyone is welcome whether they are a beginner or a current world champion. Please click any of the links above to find out more about Muay Thai, Bad Company and our classes for Children Beginners, Intermediates and Fighters.
Bad Company Founder and Chief Instructor Richard Smith and His Wife Lisa Houghton-Smith take most of the classes helped by many of the Champions that are listed in this site.
Richard has trained many World Champions including some of the best known names in UK Muay Thai – Liam Harrison, Jordan Watson, Lisa Houghton-Smith, Andy Howson, Richard Cadden, James France, Davy Macintosh and Luke Turner.
Whether you want to train to get fit, for self defence or to be a fighter you’re welcome at Bad Company!