Muay Thai belly pad is only used by trainer to protect them from accidentaly hit when do pad training or full contact training with boxer. Belly pad is intended to absorb punches, knee strike, front kick. Above of all, it guard you from double over and vomit your breakfast out. Although it cover entire of your stomach, you still absorb some impact force.
How to buy Muay Thai belly protection?
Belly protection is not hard to choose. Most of them are made of leather with foam padding and can be found in very common size of S, M, L and XL. If you are going to buy one, just go for the pad that fit you. Belly pad always come with adjustable belt to fit your waist so don't worry if you didn't pick the correct size. But don't forget to tighten it properly or you will surely have a good sleep in a donut shape.