Dave Nelson

Head coach and Owner of Sabai Sabai Muay Thai. Dave has trained many Professional and Amatuer fighters to Muay Thai and MMA Championships, both in the US and Thailand. 

Josh Sager

We offer martial arts training in Stratford, New Jersey. Learn traditional and modern techniques for self defense and protecting others, weapons training, injury prevention, and become a part of a martial legacy spanning over 1,000 years.

Heather Heinemann

Heather has been training Muay Thai under Coach Dave since 2016. She has a solid base of Muay Thai knowledge and runs our introductory class. 


Gil Cheney

Coach Gil has been training Muay Thai since early 2013 and He and Coach Dave came up through the ranks together. Gil has a deep knowledge of Kickboxing and Muay Thai, and has recently joined our team of Coaches. It's great to welcome him aboard.

Paul Barry


Kim Brooks

Kim has been a certified group fitness instructor since 2010 holding numerous licenses for a variety of group fitness platforms. In 2019 Kim collaborated with Sabai Sabai Muay Thai to hold a women’s only monthly training, from there she developed a passion for Muay Thai training and in 2020 obtained a Conditioning Training Specialist Certification through NASM.