Simon has been teaching boxing classes at Guardian Defence since 2016, bringing his wealth of accumulated knowledge to each session. He is a Boxing Australia Level 1 Coach & also accredited by FightFit.


Simon has himself been boxing since 2002 and has been trained by some of Australia’s elite National and State champions.


Simon is certified as a Krav Maga Instructor under Protect Krav Maga (Prof. Itay Gil) and Guardian Krav Maga (AJ Kearns) having trained with us since 2012.

Simon instructs the following:
  • Boxing (14 yrs+)
  • Boxing is widely regarded as one of the greatest ways to burn calories and get a whole body workout. This class will give you all that whilst still giving you great technique improvements. Learn punches, body movement, fighting technique and more.
    Wear comfortable clothes, bare feet or martial arts shoes, and bring boxing gloves, mouth guard, wraps and head guard if you have them.

  • Krav Maga (F1) Foundation 1 (16 yrs+)
  • After completing your Induction Class. This is where you will start your self-defence learning journey. An open level class which works on empty-hand striking and movement skills and their practical application, including pre-fight, this class is perfect for beginners. 

  • Youth Boxing (10 yrs+)
  • Boxing is a great way for youth to improve their health, co-ordination, and strength. It also boosts their confidence and improves their focus and self-control.  They will learn correct punching technique, how to defend and protect and more.

    For your trial lesson, just wear comfortable clothes and bare feet. For ongoing students, uniform t-shirt, mouth guard, quick wraps, and boxing gloves are required. Martial arts shoes, boxing or wrestling boots or bare feet are acceptable.