Paul is the founder and owner of Genesis Gym. Paul, a World renowned and highly regarded Martial Arts & Fitness Professional, has been training since the late 1980’s and opened his first Martial Arts school in 1996.
Currently a 4th Dan Black Belt in Kickboxing and Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Paul is a multiple time Kickboxing Champion who has travelled the globe training and competing amongst the world’s greatest competitors, in locations such as Los Angeles, New York and across Europe. Paul has been an integral member of some of the country’s top Martial Arts teams and is highly regarded as one of the top coaches in Britain today.
A successful instructor of all ages with a love of teaching, Paul has built his Martial Arts schools from the ground up well over two decades of work, personally instructing well over 20 students to Black Belt grade. Paul has taught British, European and World Champions, winning numerous Sporting Awards for his coaching and instructing along the way. This work culminated in Paul setting up and opening Genesis Gym, which he still manages today.
Away from competition and his own training, Paul has developed his Martial Arts businesses using decades of experience and contacts. As well as being the founder and owner of Genesis Gym, Paul was also the owner of SAP Sportswear UK, a company known for it’s quality Martial Arts equipment. Paul managed and personally sponsored the TEAM SAP UK Fighting Team, comprising of 10 athletes.
Paul has a unique ability to instruct anyone of any age or experience level in a wide variety of Martial Arts. Although Kickboxing and Sport Karate is his area of expertise, Paul is skilled in a wide variety of Martial Arts, including Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) where he was awarded his Purple belt by Mauricio Gomes and Roger Gracie. Paul is skilled right across the board including areas such as Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Taekwondo, Kung Fu, Wrestling, Boxing, Kickboxing, Karate and of course more recently BJJ.
Alongside his Martial Arts Paul is also a fully qualified Personal Fitness Trainer / Instructor, Nutritionist and Sports Therapy practitioner.
Paul is available for private sessions, training clients daily from total novices of all ages, to Film & TV celebrities, to Pro MMA Fighters.