Meet the Team

Meet the Team Our Management and reception staff

Meet the Team General Manager

Callum Hawthorne

Meet the Team Assistant Manager

Joe Dadson

John Doe

Paul Gilmore B.ed

Chief Instructor / 4th Degree black belt / National Coach- Team England / West Warwicks ABC Head Coach - England Boxing Level 2

'I started kickboxing and boxing in 1992. I won many titles throughout my 18 year fight career, including British, European and World Championships.

As an elite level coach, I have trained some of the world's top fighters at many International competitions. As a fully qualified and experienced Primary School teacher, I have always been committed to promoting the positive effect that martial arts has on a child's development. The classes taught at the Combat Sports Centre are a result of many years of research and experience.'

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Callum Hawthorne

Level 2 Multi sports coach & fitness instructor / 2nd Degree Black Belt / ISKA level 2 coach

'I started kickboxing and boxing at the Combat Sports Centre in 2002. I really enjoyed the training and competing so much that, after passing my black belt, I took my instructor qualifications.

I have been mentored by Paul all my career and I always try to maintain the high standards of teaching he expects. As a cadet fighter, I won numerous British, European and World Championships. in the professional ranks, I am currently the English Champion. My goal is to become the World Middleweight Champion!'