Head Coach for our Muay Thai Programs is Mirza Hopovac, also named “The Bosnian Bomber” he is know for his unbelievable power and non stop pressure in the ring. Mirza has fought in different cities around the world competing in professional Muay Thai bouts, from becoming the Lumberjack Promotions Professional Heavyweight Champion to winning belts in Bangla Stadium, Thailand. Mirza has been leaving his mark on the Canadian Muay Thai Scene for years and plans to continue his journey by passing down his knowledge to students. Coaching isn’t new to Mirza, he has been involved in several fight camps and has taught at several gyms in Ottawa always pushing everybody to do their best.
Professor Vadim Kozlov
Born in Ukraine but now living in Canada since 1999. Vadim Kozlov started Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2008 at Ronin MMA. He competed and has medals in Ottawa Open, Ontario Open, Naga, Abu Dhabi Pro Trials, Sub X Grand Prix, SAU (Submission Arts United), and partcipated in many super fights. He has been teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu since he was a blue belt at Ronin MMA and later at Algonquin College as one of the head instructors in Brazilian Ji Jitsu program. In addition Vadim has also taught seminars in Montreal and Bellville. In 2018 Vadim was awarded his black belt by his coaches Ryan Keller and Wade Shanley. Vadim is an active yogi and meditator under Sadhguru and Sri Sri Gurudev.
The Muay Thai veteran of the group, Misha has been training for close to 15 years. Misha has had the pleasure to train with and learn from some of the best coaches and fighters in Canada. Misha’s Muay Thai knowledge helps him provide students with a deeper understanding of each technique.
Junior Coach Boomer
Muamer is an energetic trickster both inside the gym and outside. Muamers technical Muay Thai skills mixed with his flashy moves make him a challenge for any opponent. Consistent training and hard work earned Muamer his first Muay Thai bout with less than a year of training, he now has a 2-0 record and plans to further his career. Muamer brings his high energy to every class making sure that everyone is having a great time and working hard.