Stewart is well respected amongst the martial art community and has been involved in Martial Arts training and development for over 25 years. He has trained significantly in Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Taekwondo, Wing Chun Kung Fu, Boxing and Brazilian Jiujitsu. He is additionally graded in, Jeet Kune Do and Edged Weapon Defence (FFS). Stewart has taught martial arts and self defence to Law Enforcement, Military, Adults and Children from a diversity of backgrounds. Additionally, Stewart co-founded a successful martial arts program designed for children with learning and developmental difficulties. He has trained with some of the most accomplished martial art specialists within Australia and internationally. He has trained Muay Thai in Thailand, Taekwondo in Korea and Kung Fu in Hong Kong on many occasions. Stewart continues to train martial arts at a high level to achieve his personal goals and provide his students with the most authentic and up to date skills and techniques.
PROF RICHARD NORTON
Richard Norton’s career in the Martial Arts spans over 55 years. He has trained in many aspects of the Martial Arts including Judo, Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Kick Boxing and various Japanese weapon systems.
Richard holds a 5th degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under the Machado brothers, a 5th degree Shihan title in International Goju Ryu Karate under Hanshi Tino Ceberano, a 9th degree and Soke title in Zen Do Kai Karate, Level 6 ranking in Kickboxing under Sensei Benny, ‘The Jet’ Urquidez and a Master’s 8th Degree in Chun Kuk Do awarded to him by the legendary Chuck Norris.
Over the years, Richard has trained extensively with many Martial Arts legends, including the Machado Bros, Chuck Norris, Bob Jones, Tino Ceberano, Benny Urquidez, Tadashi Yamashita, Fumio Demura, Pete ‘Sugar Foot’ Cunningham and Bill ‘Superfoot’ Wallace.
With over 15 years experience in Martial Arts, Richard brings a wealth of knowledge in combat sports which includes Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA. Richard started training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2002, earning a black belt from Anthony Perosh & Elvis Sinosic in 2015.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt
Trained under UFC Fighters Elvis Sinosic & Anthony Perosh
Extensive experience coaching martial arts
Gold Medalist 2004 State | NSWBJJF
Silver Medalist 2008 Purple Belt Div | Events BJJ
MMA, BJJ and submission grappling
Martial Arts trainer for fitness, competition and self-defense
Individual and group training sessions
Improving physical performance from any level
Having practiced martial arts since the age of 14, Peter trains consistently in Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has competed in Muay Thai and helps prepare other fighters for competition. Peter is passionate about strength training and running, always looking for new ways to improve his mind and body.
Peter has been working with kids for many years through martial arts coaching and his local parish. He regularly teaches Kindy Kung Fu, Kids Kickboxing and Teens Muay Thai. Peter has been involved with disability support work and has years of experience with both kids and adults with special needs. Peters favourite thing about martial arts is seeing people from all walks of life come together, training hard and having fun.
Peter holds a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiujitsu and instructor rank in Muay Thai.
Following years of training in gyms, Larissa decided to formalise her experience and passion for fitness by becoming a certified personal trainer in 2019. Since then, she has been instructing group fitness and personal training sessions with clients of all ages and abilities. More recently, Larissa has discovered a new interest in martial arts and incorporates elements from her Muay Thai training into her group fitness sessions.
Larissa believes in a holistic approach to fitness, and considers strength, cardio and mobility conditioning essential to support injury prevention and skills development in any sport.
She always provides a fun, supportive and inclusive training environment that is free of prejudice or judgement to inspire clients to pursue their fitness goals.
Kelsey dedicates her recreational time to long distance running, Muay Thai, Boxing and resistance training. She is a competitive half marathon runner and incorporates martial arts training in support of fitness and personal defence. Kelsey has trained Muay Thai in Thailand and is an accredited fitness trainer. Kelsey develops and leads the fitness, strength and conditioning programs for SKM practitioners. Her most significant accomplishment to date was the birth of her two beautiful children. Since that time she has balanced the demands of motherhood whilst maintaining a fit and healthy lifestyle. Kelsey has a special interest in assisting mums reach their fitness goals.