Kru Joey de Los Reyes
Joey de Los Reyes is an owner of the Kombat Arts Training Academy as well as the acting Program Director.
- Head Coach for the Thai boxing and Low kick category for the CASK Junior National Team (2008)
representing Canada in Naples, Italy
- CO-Head Coach for the K1 and Low kick category for the CASK Senior National Team (2009)
- Former Director of the CASK Thai Boxing Committee
- The National Director of the CASK Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Committee
- Co-Head Coach for the Canadian Team that attended the 2006 World Amateur Muay Thai Championships in Bangkok, Thailand.
- He has successfully taught defensive tactics to: Wal-Mart Canada Inc., Sears Canada, a div. of Ontario Hydro, Carecor Security Services, Nexus Protective Services, SIS/ADT, Total Investigations Services, Wyco Security, Action-Plus Protection and Home Depot Canada.
- He was the former instructor for the Dufferin Roman Catholic School Board where he taught a Kickboxing program as a General Interest course.
- Certified in MMA Strength and Conditioning through the Institute of Human Performance under JC Santana
- Specialist in Martial Arts Conditioning (ISSA), also completed the following specialized courses plyometrics,functional training, body weight training and SPARQ
- Certified CASK Thai Boxing coach
- Certified Kru in Muay Thai under Mehdi Pouroskoui; head instructor/owner KB-One Muay Thai/ Kickboxing
- Coaching Level II Instructor under Sensei Erik Paulson in Combat Submission Wrestling
- Assistant Instructor under Sifu Larry Hartsell
(Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do Grappling Association)
- Initiator in Savate Boxe Francaise under Professor Salem Assli
(California Association of Boxe Francaise Savate & Associated Disciplines)
- Certified to teach Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do under Professor Salem Assli
- Instructor under Guro Marc Denny in the Dog Brothers martial arts system
- Certified instructor in the C.A.S.T. program
(Confined Areas Survival/Safety Tactics program, developed by the Modern Warrior Defensive Tactics Institute)
- Certified Boxing Coach with the NCCP and Boxing Ontario
- Developer/Instructor Trainer of EDGEWISE
(One of the most comprehensive systems for law enforcement/security personnel to defend against a variety of edged weapon assaults; covering all ranges from long range to ground fighting range)
- Full Instructor in Rape Prevention Assault under A.W.S.D.A.
(American Women’s Self Defense Association)
- Certified FIST® Dynamic Simulation Instructor
- Completed Level 1 of Advanced Executive Protection from Executive Security International Ltd.
Kru Brian Naidu
Brian has been training in the martial arts for over 10 years both at traditional and competitive levels. Started training in Kung Fu at Beyond Kung Fu Studios in 2000 under Sifu Paul Condhino and Master Terry Hodgkinson within a year teaching classes and quickly moved up the ranks. In 2005 completed instructor training and became an instructor in Kung Fu.
Since 2005, Brian has been training privately with Kru Joey de Los Reyes and Kru DJ Dallaire in the art ofMuay Thai kickboxing. He has worked closely with Kru Jenypher in adding the culture of the Thai people into his Muay Thai boxing and currently heads the Teen Muay Thai classes at Kombat Arts Training Academy where he calls home.
2007 Brian joined the Kombat team and brings his mix of Traditional and K1 style Thai boxing. Using his knowledge he continues to train competitive athletes for both CASK and MMA events. He continues to train privately with Kru Joey and other instructors around to the city to broaden his knowledge of the martial arts and Muay Thai.
Brian also represents Kombart Arts as a CASK Official at many events throughout the year.
Certifications / Qualifications
- Kung Fu instructor (Sifu)- 5 Animal System
- Kru – Under Ajahn Suchart / Kru Jenypher
- CASK Level 1 Coach
- CASK Level 2 Official
- NCCP Level 2 Coach
- Director of Officials - Canadian Muay Thai Council
- K1 National Board Member – CASK
- American Council of Martial Arts Instructor
- First Aid / CPR
- 1st place in Weapon forms at the 2006 Quebec Open
- 2005 North American Sport Karate Association Champion (NASKA)
- 2004 and 2005 Crispin Karate Champion
- 2005 NASKA Top points champion in Sparring, Weapons, and Forms
- Competed in over 50+ tournaments