About us

We are Team Elite Kickboxing

Together we succeed

TEK's Vision

Our vision is to educate people of all generations on the lifetime benefits of Tek Kickboxing. We aim to promote, enhance and create a better tomorrow for our sport and community.


Tek was founded in January 2008 and is a multi-award winning kickboxing academy that is built on a passionate attitude towards personal excellence and growth.

As an academy Tek constantly progresses and receives recognition nationally and internationally. Tek has won prestigious awards such as World & European Titles, Nottingham Post Sports Hero of the Year and Young Achiever of the Year as well as many other esteemed honours.

Meet the team

Our passion is our strength

Tek’s strength and passion lies in its coaching team, all of whom have their own unique skills talents and journey. Working together in a productive and innovative environment to help students and clients of all ages achieve their goals.

Avinder is head coach at Tek, with 3 decades of Martial Arts experience. Coaching students to Team GB Coach, 3 World Titles, 9 European Titles, 84 International Titles and 50+ British titles, producing 17 Team GB Athletes and 3 Athletes selected by the Olympic GB Taekwondo Academy.


Head Coach

Coach Avinder

Anna is an Elite Coach and Operations Manager. Bringing experience from her martial arts career after achieving 3 x Team GB Athlete, Double British Champion and Senior Black Belt and her educational career with achievements such as a 1st Class Honours Degree, 12 GCSEs and being a Qualified First Aider.


Elite Coach and Operations Manager

Coach Anna

Elite Coach and Pathway Manger, Karen has a portfolio of achievements academically and as an athlete including a 1 st Class Honours Degree, 4 A levels, Qualified Teacher Status, REPs Level 3 Personal Trainer, Team GB Coach, World & European Bronze Medallist, Double British Champion and Irish Open Champion.


Elite Coach and Pathway Manager

Coach Karen

World and European Champion, Coach Fin draws knowledge from his experience as a martial artist and an athlete in his coaching. After achieving accolades such as 2 x World Champion, 3 x European Champion, 8 x British Champion, 34 x International Titles and Team GB Junior Captain.



Coach Fin

Tek Coach and a Tek 1st Degree Black Belt Will, brings experience from the Athlete Pathway and his academic career after achieving as 2 x European Champion, 10 x Team GB Athlete, 21 x International titles, 12 x British Champion, 10 GCSEs and 3 A Levels.



Coach Will

Thai brings experience as a former member of Team Blue Blood and his academic experience after achieving a History Degree, 4 A Levels, 3 AS Levels and 9 GCSEs, seeing him previously achieve both Tek Student and Coach of the Year.



Coach Thai

European Bronze Medallist and British Champion, Saf brings extensive technical knowledge, after achieving accolades such as 8 x Team GB athlete, 2 x Czech Open Champion, Midlands Full Contact Title Holder, Team Blue Blood Performance of the Year and a Tek 1st Degree Black Belt.



Coach Saf


Start your journey

It’s not the end goal that matters, it’s learning to fall in love with and embrace the process, allowing the goals to never stop evolving and growing. At Tek you are part of a team and never alone on your journey, let’s begin achieving together.