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.

Bringing vast knowledge and experience from her martial arts career, coaching achievements and her academic qualifications into her practice as one of the lead coaches within Tek personal training and classes.

  • REPs Level 3 Personal trainer.
  • 3 x Team GB athlete.
  • Senior Black Belt.
  • 1st Class Honours Degree.
  • Qualified First Aider.
  • Safeguarding Lead.

director, high performance coach


Karen has a portfolio of achievements academically and as an athlete that she brings as a personal training coach and when in Tek classes. Including:

  • REPs Level 3 Personal Trainer.
  • Qualified Teacher status.
  • 16 x Team GB athlete and coach.
  • World & European Bronze Medallist.
  • Multiple British Champion.
  • Irish Open Champion.

Operations Lead, High Performance Coach


With over 3 decades of Martial Arts experience, Avi brings an extensive volume of knowledge to Tek’s high performance athletes and the brand. Avi has coached and achieved the following:

  • 4 World titles.
  • 7 European titles.
  • 100+ International titles.
  • 70+ British titles.
  • 17 Team GB athletes.
  • Produced 3 Olympic GB Taekwondo athletes.

Director, High Performance & brand specialist


Fin draws knowledge from his experience, playing a key role within high performance and athlete development. After achieving accolades such as:

  • 2 x World Champion.
  • 3 x European Champion.
  • 9 x Team GB athlete.
  • 10+ British Champion.
  • 40+ International Titles
  • REPs Level 2 Gym Instructor.
  • Qualified First Aider.



Will, brings experience from the Athlete Pathway and his academic career into his coaching role as one of the lead coaches within Tek classes and athlete development. After achieving:

  • World Champion 2021.
  • 2 x European Champion.
  • 11 x Team GB athlete.
  • 13 x British Champion.
  • 25+ International titles.
  • Qualified First Aider.





Saf draws upon his experience to deliver an engaging, calming and relatable coaching style to students of all ages and abilities within Tek classes.

  • 2 x European Bronze Medallist.
  • 5 x British Champion.
  • 8 x Team GB athlete.
  • Senior Black Belt.
  • Qualified First Aider.




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.