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Pro-Wrestling Coaches

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Anthony Carelli

Owner and Pro wrestling Coach

Anthony Carelli, AKA Santino Marella

from WWE. Anthony has practiced Judo for more than32 years and has been a black belt for over 26 years. Battle Arts was Anthony's creation and passion and has turned it into what it is today.

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Adam Cocca

Owner and Pro wrestling Coach

One of the owners and creators of Hamilton Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Trained under Rip Impact of the Hamilton Pro Wrestling Academy. 

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Nick Foto
Pro wrestling Coach

Nick has been a pro wrestler for over 20 years with experience with every major company including Ring Of Honor, Impact Wrestling, WWE and AEW. Nick has wrestled all over Canada and the Use as well as Japan, England and Australia.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Coaches

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Scott Schilling

4th Degree BJJ Black Belt

Lineage: Helio Gracie > Alvaro Barreto > Sylvio Behring > Scott Schilling. Scott is Canada's 2nd black belt, learning directly under the legendary Gracie and Behring families, including: Royce Gracie, Rickson Gracie, Renzo Gracie,  and many others.

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John Ventresca

BJJ Black Belt

Lineage: Helio Gracie > Alvaro Barreto > Sylvio Behring > Scott Schilling > John Ventresca. John has been practicing BJJ for over 16 years and has won world championships in both gi and no-gi tournmanets (NAGA Worlds 2015).

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BJJ Black Belt

Brendon May

Lineage: Helio Gracie > Alvaro Barreto > Sylvio Behring > Brendon May. Brendon is a BJJ finatic, training seven days a week, often multiple times a day. Brendon is well know for his teaching ability and delivers high quality BJJ classes.

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BJJ Black Belt

Josh Zukerman

Josh has won multiple championships in both go and no-gi tournaments. with over 15 years of experience, his relaxed but detail oriented teaching style ensures that all his classes are both fun and challenging!

Boxing Coaches

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Boxing Coach

Tony Wallace
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Boxing Coach

Scarlett Delgado

Tony is a versatile martial artist. He is a master at Kettlebell fitness. He is an astute boxing coach. Beyond this, he is deeply passionate about fostering genuine, athletic talentand inspiring a commitment to pursuing excellence.

Scarlett is the #1 ranked seed in Ontario for the elite 54kg division in Women's Olympic boxing. Scarlett has won many championships including 2x Silver Glove Champion, 4x Brampton Cup Champion, and Ester Cup Champion. 

Muay Thai Coaches

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Muay Thai Coach

Kru Aaron
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Muay Thai Coach

Poo Choi Mel

Aaron is a clinch specialist ans certified Kru under Ajahn Sisomphou. Trained in Thailand with the likes of Chanchai Tamarangsri, Singmanee, Mapralong, & Toby Smith. Aaron is a back to back champion at the coveted TBA May Thai Classic (2012, 2013)

Mel is a passionate coach and fighter with an undefeated record of 5 - 0. She has over 15 years of experience training in Muay Thai and paved the way for female fighters in Scarborough when she won the TBA Muay Thai Classic in 2013

Fitness Coach

Wrestling Coach

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Amateur Wrestling Coach

Neal Ewers

Neal has a level 3 NCCP coaching certification and had a successful career winning various national titles including an NAIA title and 4x All American Status. He placed top 8 in the world and 2nd at the Pan Am Championships.

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Fitness Coach

Carl Clunis

Carl is a certified personal trainer who specializes in circuit training. He has been helping people accomplish their fitness goals for 20 years. Carl has developed and coaches various sports teams strength & conditioning programs.

MMA Coach

MMA Coach

Andrew Tyson

Former Kansas All state wrestler, began boxing at title boxing club Kansas City in 2009 before taking my first mixed martial arts fight. Im currently the head coach at battle arts mama program and still currently compete myself. I coach private sessions in Boxing, Muay Thai , wrestling and Jiu jitsu as well as run the mama program for amateur and pro athletes looking to compete.  

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Purple Belt 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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Pro Wrestling Coach (Alumni)

Daryl Sharma
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Pro Wrestling Coach (Alumni)

Yuki Ishikawa

Battle Arts Academy Alumni Coaches

Hornet's Classes - attended by WWE Superstars including: Tyson Kidd, Cesaro, and The New Day.  Daryl is the first Battle Arts Alumnus to be signed to the a WWE contract and is currently in Florida working as a referee for WWE's NXT Brand!

Yuki is a professional wrestler and master instructor from Kosigaya, Japan, best known for his violent shoot-style matches and as the founder of the original Battlarts. Yuki is now back in Japan, however he will forever be a part of our team.

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