Our Team

MMA Classes Brisbane

STUART ASHBY: Our Head Coach Stuart “The Wizard” Ashby has over 22 years experience in martial arts and fitness.  Stuart has a Black Belt in Jiu-Jitsu recognised by the Australian Jiu-itsu Federation and is a 3rd Dan Black Top in Muay Thai.  Stuart started fighting in 1999 in Chris Haseman’s NR3 show, which was one of the pioneering promotions for MMA in Australia and Stuart’s fight career has spanned over 12 years in promotions such as Spartan and Warrior’s Realm (the first Australian promotion to offer a caged event).  Stuart was ranked within the Top 3 Australian under 65kg fighters in 2005-2007.  With a fight career spanning over many years Stuart decided to hang his gloves up in October 2012 and  focus on his passion for training people full time.  Stuart also has a background in body building and is a qualified fitness instructor and enjoys training people in all aspects of fitness and helping them realise their potential.

ALINA COE: Alina is our Manager and our Head Strength & Conditioning and Kettlebell Coach.  Alina is a qualified fitness instructor and has been training in MMA for around 5 years, and has competed in several MMA competitions.  Alina is passionate about training men and women of all fitness levels and helping people make permanent and long lasting lifestyle changes through training and nutrition.  Alina runs 12 week body transformation challenge and fitness challenges.

BEEJAY WILLIAMSON: BeeJay is our Head Kids Fitness Coach and one of our assistant Kids MMA, Adult Strength & Conditioning and Kettlefit Coaches.  BeeJay is a qualified fitness instructor and has been training in MMA for around 4 years, and has competed in several representative sports such as submission grappling tournaments, touch football, netball and athletics.  BeeJay is passionate about MMA, Strength & Conditioning and body movement for children and adults, and having children of her own is passionate about children’s health and fitness, and the importance of children being active and social.

RASA DASA: Rasa is one of our assistant Adult and Kids MMA Coaches.  Rasa has been training in MMA for several years, and has several competitions and fights in Boxing, Muay Thai and MMA under his belt and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in both striking and ground skills.

Our BJJ team is honoured to be affiliated with Tannuri Jiu Jitsu and competes under Fabricio International Team.

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