About the Champ


It all started when…

Gav the Champ began practicing Martial Arts from the age of eight years old, under the tutelage of his Father Sensei George McKenzie, a former World, European and British Kickboxing champion.

The Master - Sensei George McKenzie

The Master - Sensei George McKenzie

Since then, he has gone on to become one of the country’s greatest Kickboxing and Taekwon-do champions, garnering a number of awards such as WAKO (World Association Kickboxing Association) European and World champion, and WKA (World Kickboxing Association) Gold champion.


As well as being a third Dan in kickboxing, he is also a qualified martial arts trainer, studying under Sensei Dwyer Evelyn, Sensei Chris McNeish (Peacocks Boxing Gym) & Master Wolf at the Tae-kwon-do Academies. He began teaching in 2003 and now offers over 25 years of knowledge to provide a high-quality fitness experience to learners of all levels

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