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With 2 decades of experience in various disciplines, including Muay Thai, Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Wrestling, and Mixed Martial Arts, Kru Kevin has earned a reputation as a skilled fighter and dedicated instructor known across the country. Over the years, Kru Kevin has achieved many notable accomplishments, including a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Professor Marco Costa, being Peterborough's first professional Muay Thai fighter and winning the Ontario Amateur MMA tournament two years in a row. In 2012, Kru Kevin founded Kawartha Combat, and has helped countless students of all ages and skill levels achieve their goals!

Professor Chad King

With over 30 years of martial arts training and a 3rd-degree black belt under Royler Gracie, Professor Chad is a true master of his craft. Chad has a unique and methodical approach to teaching that helps beginners make sense of Jiu-Jitsu concepts & techniques. His emphasis on fundamental principles and concepts allows students to build a strong foundation, learn in a safe environment & see rapid progress in their development. In addition to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Professor Chad holds black belts in Karate and Judo, making him a well-rounded & versatile instructor. His expertise in multiple disciplines gives him a deep understanding of the art of fighting and a unique perspective on how to apply different techniques in different situations. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned practitioner, Chad's guidance and expertise can help you achieve your martial arts goals and reach new levels of skill and understanding!

Chad King

Kru Anna Graham

Kru Anna is a true champion in every sense of the word! Anna is a multiple-time Canadian Kickboxing Champion, having competed at the highest levels of the sport. She has also fought professionally in leagues such as Glory Kickboxing, and won a World Kickboxing Title proving herself as one of the best fighters in the world. Anna's dedication to her craft is truly inspiring. In addition to her achievements in the ring, she is also a mother and a nurse, showing her commitment to helping others both inside and outside of the gym. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced fighter, Anna can help you improve your skills and achieve your goals in Kickboxing & Muay Thai. Come train with Coach Anna and experience the difference that a true champion can make in your life!

Tom Green

Originally from Sault Ste. Marie, Coach Tom has been a resident of Peterborough for over 10 years and has 20 years of training & competing in various disciplines, including boxing, kickboxing, and Muay Thai. Coach Tom is skilled at working with students of all levels, from beginners to advanced practitioners. Tom's classes are carefully crafted to both challenge and motivate his students, while remaining patient and attentive to those who are just starting out. With his wealth of experience and knowledge, he takes the time to help each student develop their skills and reach their full potential. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced practitioner, Tom's classes provide the perfect balance of challenge and guidance, helping you improve your skills & achieve your goals in a supportive & welcoming environment.

Tom Green
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Matt Loescher

Coach Matt has excelled as an A-class Muay Thai competitor (12-2 record) and a committed BJJ Blue Belt. Inspired by legends like Muhammad Ali and Chuck Liddell, Matt brings unmatched energy to his classes. His experience spans Provincial and National tournaments, enriching his sessions with a blend of challenge and support. Whether you’re a beginner or advancing in martial arts, Matt’s classes are designed to motivate and inspire, fostering skills and camaraderie in a dynamic, supportive environment.

Andy Stainthorpe

Coach Andy, with over 30 years of training and 15 years dedicated to coaching, embodies the spirit of martial arts. Having competed across an impressive array of disciplines—Muay Thai, Boxing, Kickboxing, MMA, Wrestling, and Jiu-Jitsu—Andy brings a rich tapestry of experience to every session. His approach marries high energy with old-school rigor, offering a unique blend that resonates with both novices and seasoned competitors. Whether you're looking to refine your technique, increase your stamina, or simply immerse yourself in the martial arts culture, Coach Andy's classes provide an environment where tradition meets ambition, fostering growth, discipline, and a strong sense of community.

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