Kru Derek has been training, and teaching Muay Thai for 20 years. He is one of the head coaches at Burning Spirits Muay Thai. Kru Derek is a student of Kru Eric Karner, and the famous Sityodtong Muay Thai camp in Pattaya, Thailand.
Kru Derek has taught multiple accomplished, and champion fighters. His dream to honor his teachers, and teach the Sityodtong style has been realized with the opening of Burning Spirits Muay Thai Boxing.