At Friday Night Fights Muay Thai Takes On New York City
Once a month, Friday Night Fights organizes an intense Muay Thai competition in a large, dark basement hall in New York City. The most intense fighting competition legally allowed in New York, the fights are one of the more impressive spectacles on display in the Big Apple.
Follow Elijah Clarke as he fights for an Amateur belt and Jenna Serio as she proves that women are just as capable as men in the ring.
Produced by Daniel Goodman
Photography by Daniel Goodman, Robert Libetti, and Will Wei
Dennis Cadigan returned from Vietnam blinded by an enemy booby trap and addicted to pain medication and heroin. But with the help of family and friends he was able to start anew.
A clinical psychologist with a PhD and a successful private practice, Cadigan started Phoenix Woodworks, his own wood workshop, in 2010 and is working to make it a business owned and operated by other disabled veterans.