Our Team is composed of certified trainers, experts in their respective fields, with years of experience in teaching and competing. They will put all their knowledge at your disposal.
Ben Abbes Jihad
Self Defense Instructor,
Krav Maga and Jeet Kune Do Instructor
Ben is a 34-years old Belgian. He is formed as a lawyer, and worked as a Business developer for many years. Today, he is an entrepreneur, founder of the academy.
A summer night of 2007, Ben became a victim of a violent attack in the streets of Brussels, his hometown, finding himself powerless and helpless, despite a good level of fitness. Determined to prevent such a scenario from happenning again, he started training and researching more about self defense, focusing on realistic situations, and easy-to-learn efficient techniques. Not all martial arts are adapted to the street. Luckily, Ben found an excellent mentor; today one of the world’s most renowned and started studying Jeet Kune Do and Kali with him. Ben also deepen his knowledge by studying and practicing Krav Maga -a very effective military based method and soon, passed all his grades. After years of practice and hard training, Ben received his instructor degrees in the different disciplines which he embrassed. His journey has led him over the world, from Belgium to China, passing through Cyprus and New York. Beyond the martial aspects, his research has led him to focus on the psychological factors of violence, leading him to a very holistic approach of Self defense, and not only martial. Rich of his multi level experiences, today, he shares his expertise, through his workshops and seminars conducted here in Malaysia and aboard, by using not only techniques and principles to prevent and de-escalate violence, but also to react when necessary to violent aggression. In the street there is only one rule: No rules!
Today, Ben regularly practices Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Western Boxing and Crossfit and keep improving his skills with Kali, Mastro Self Defense System, Pencak Silat and many more, living his Jeet Kune Do!
He proudly became the reference in Self Defense taught to civilians in the country.
"I teach people to be more comfortable in the uncomfortable" Ben
Muay Thai World Champion,
Muay Thai instructor
Amir is a 25-years old Iranian citizen, having spent the majority of his life in Malaysia. He is graduated from the Limkokwing University and he is a professional Muay Thai fighter, with a majority of his fights won by spectacular knock-out . He is our Muay Thai instructor.
During childhood, Amir was looking for a way to loose weight and decided to start Muay Thai. The "Muay Thai for fitness" early motivation become a passion, and years later, Amir started to shin in the local and international fight scene. Following a long period of tough training and numerous competitions, he became the WMC Muay Thai World Champion since 2015 and defended his title several times, successfully, until today! Amir trains and fights for the prestigious Tiger Muay Thai (Thailand), one of the best team in the world. He is an experienced trainer and a respected coach, with a solid worldwide fan base. Not all great fighter are good teachers. But we have the chance to have a Pro-fighter who is a real technician of Muay Thai!
Today Amir still trains and fights in Muay Thai around the globe, and added lots of Yoga and Movement training in his journey.
"Take failures as a push factor to train harder, instead of pulling you down" Amir
Aerobic and Endurance Expert
Functional Training and Nutrition Instructor
Julien is a 29-years old French, former Chef in a french gastronomic restaurant. Passionate about sport since his childhood, he quickly found his way into fitness, very soon becoming a top-athlete in the prestigious French National Athletic Team, recognized as one of the best sprinter of the country. Trained in nutrition, health and fitness by some of the best experts in Europe, he naturally decided to become a professional coach.
Following years of training in different disciplines, he discovered Crossfit. For the competitor in him, this was the perfect match. After winning various Crossfit and fitness contests in Latin America, Europe and Asia, he decided to teach his vision of fitness in order to help others become a better version of themselves. Today, Julien is ranked as the number 1 Crossfit athlete in Malaysia, in the official "Open 2018" ranking, considered as”the Fittest Man in Malaysia”. He is one of our Cross-Training Conditioning coach and one of the only Aerobic and Endurance Expert in Malaysia.
Whether you are an athlete preparing for your next competitions or a total beginner, Ju has the expertise to bring you to the next level!
Today, Julien trains Crossfit, gymnastics and runs a lot.
''Consistency is the key'' Julien