TEAM OF INSTRUCTORS
Becoming a coach at Sharks means being at the top of your game and to help others achieve their goals and dreams. Our coaches are, simply put, the lifeblood of Sharks. Because after all, people make a place.
Jake is the Head Coach of Malaysia's National Kickboxing Team, Assistant Coach for Malaysia's National Muaythai Team and Assistant Coach for Selangor State's Boxing & Muaythai Team. Jake has produced countless champions and gold medalists over the past decade. He is the highest ranked Muay Thai coach in Malaysia with a Khan-12 (Kru) Rank and Grade-A Coaching License; accompanied by Level-3 Coaching Certifications for Muay Thai, Kickboxing and Boxing from WMC, WAKO and IBA respectively. In his free time, Jake loves attending heavy metal concerts. If he could, the gyms would only be blasting screamo songs all day long!
Fouzein is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion and also one of the very first Malaysians to ever compete in MMA; he is often regarded as a living legend in the Malaysian combat sports community. Fouzein is also a former national Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu athlete who represented Malaysia for SEA Games 2022 and currently holds a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. With almost a hundred fights under his belt, Fouzein has competed in world-class fight promotions such as ONE Championship, Kunlun Fight and more. A huge fan of comics, you'd most probably see him reading manga on his phone if he is not laughing with you at almost anything!
Ameero is the #1 ranked Minimumweight & Flyweight boxer in Malaysia with a professional boxing record of 2-0. With over 60 amateur boxing matches under his belt, Ameero is highly regarded as one of the best boxers in Malaysia, having won almost every prestigious amateur boxing tournament including Piala Brunei, Mayor's Cup, President's Cup and many more. He is also a KBX 54KG Bantamweight Boxing Champion, an IBA Level-1 Certified Boxing Coach and an IFMA-WMC Level-1 Certified Muay Thai Coach. A happy-go-lucky person, Ameero loves eating; you'd catch him snacking all the time and still never puts on weight!
Bobby started training in martial arts since he was a teenager with his first venture being Sanda (aka Chinese Kickboxing) before taking up Muay Thai and Kickboxing. He would then earn his Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu after taking up Mixed Martial Arts and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from our very own BJJ World Champion, Mohd Fouzein. Since then, Bobby has managed to establish himself as one of the up-and-coming Flyweight and Bantamweight MMA fighters in South East Asia while kitted out in fancy training gear from lavish fight brands, so if you need tips on looking great for training or competition, Bobby is the man to talk to!
With his extensive background in Personal Training, Fitness Training and Weight Training, Marco is also a WMC Certified Level-1 Muay Thai Coach and a Certified Level-1 Muay Thai Personal Trainer who currently holds a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He has over 10 Muay Thai and Kickboxing fights under his belt and he has also won Gold medals in multiple Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments including Copa da Malásia and Kuala Lumpur BJJ Open. Great thing about Marco is he would leave everyone wondering if he is a Malaysian or an expatriate, and to be honest with you, we still have no idea! All we know is he speaks very good Malay!
Azim is the #1 ranked Featherweight boxer in Malaysia and has established himself as an up-and-coming prospect for professional boxing; holding a professional boxing record of 5-1. He is a Boxing Gold Medalist for SUKMA 2017 who has also won all the prestigious amateur boxing tournaments Malaysia has to offer such as Piala Malaysia, President's Cup, Mayor's Cup, Golden Gloves, Piala Brunei and many more. Azim is a cancer survivor, a former Malaysian National Boxer and is also the Assistant Coach for Sabah's State Boxing Team. Much like his childhood friend, Ameero; Azim too, loves to eat whenever he is not in training camp.
Iman Hakim is a SEA Games 2023 Kickboxing Gold Medalist, SEA Games 2021 Taekwondo Silver Medalist & SEA Games 2022 Taekwondo Bronze Medalist. With less than one year of training, Iman Hakim won a Gold Medal for Muaythai at SUKMA 2022; after already winning multiple Gold Medals for Taekwondo in the previous SUKMAs. With a Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management, Iman Hakim was also recently appointed as the Assistant Coach for Terengganu State's Taekwondo Team. Arguably the #1 Kickboxer in Malaysia, Iman Hakim is our resident expert when it comes to flashy spinning kicks and acrobatic jumping kicks!
WONG SIN YEE
Sin Yee is one of the very first Malaysians to ever earn a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Tokyo, Japan. Since earning her Purple Belt in a short span of only 5 years, Sin Yee has then quickly established herself as one of the best female Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitors in Malaysia after winning Gold medals in regional BJJ tournaments such as Copa da Malásia, Kuala Lumpur BJJ Open, Malaysian Grappling League, Malaysia Jiu Jitsu International Open and many more. Her impressive resume includes winning Gold Medals from international Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments such as IBJJF Manila Open, Asian Open and Tokyo Open.
LING KAI TZE
Kai Tze holds an undefeated record of 22 wins and 0 losses in Muay Thai and Kickboxing. Kai Tze is a Kuda Merah Muaythai 75KG World Champion, ISKA-AMA 70KG K1 Kickboxing Champion, Malaysian National Muay Thai Tournament 75KG Gold Medalist and Singapore Fighting Championship's 72KG International Muay Thai Champion. With an impressive 90% knockout rate throughout his career, Kai Tze is widely known for his sneaky elbows and dangerous spears. KT is most often a man with little words but once he has gotten to know you, be prepared to be bombarded with plenty of nonsensical conversations.