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Find out more about our team of world class coaches

Head Coach Nic
Head Coach Nic

NICHOLAS PETTAS

Reebok Master Trainer

Nic moved to Japan in 1991 and became the second and last of two non Japanese Uchi Deshi of Oyama Masutatsu “God Hand” to ever graduate. After becoming European Karate Champion and placing 5th in the world championships, he went on to professional fighting in K-1. In 2001 he won the K-1 Japan Championship and had a long lasting fighting career. Being signed as the first Reebok Ambassador for CrossFit in 2012 he soon founded Reebok CrossFit Heart and Beauty and still enjoys teaching and running the business of CrossFit in Japan.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • Crossfit Anatomy Certificate
  • CrossFit Judges Certificate
  • CrossFit Kids Certificate
  • CrossFit Scaling Certificate
  • CrossFit Weightlifting Trainer

Coach Aya
Coach AYA

AYA

Reebok Brand Ambassador

Aya has spent most of her life engaged in fitness and sports. Starting with catch ball with her Dad she eventually graduated sports university and worked as a fitness instructor teaching everything from aerobics, HIIT, boxersize and swimming. She found CrossFit while pursuing her model career in Tokyo and has never looked back since. She now competes and trains constantly all over the world with CrossFit. She is part founder of Reebok CrossFit Heart and Beauty.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • CrossFit Judges Certificate
  • CrossFit Kids Certificate
  • CrossFit Weightlifting Trainer

Coach Chris
Coach Chris

CHRISTIAAN MATTHEUS

CrossFit L3 Trainer

日本語 COMING SOON

Christiaan was born & raised in South Africa where he played rugby and represented the country on an international level in 2 sports, national level in 4 sports, and provincial level in 5 sports. After being accepted into the University of Pretoria for Industrial and Systems Engineering, he moved to Christchurch, New Zealand to pursue his passion for CrossFit. Christiaan spent the next 6 years owning and operating a successful CrossFit Affiliate which he later sold in-order to permanently live in Japan. He currently holds 1 of 4 CrossFit Level-3 Certifications in Japan and actively competes in Brazillian Jiu Jitsu.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • CrossFit Level 3 Trainer (CF-L3)
  • Aerobic Capacity Certificate
  • Anatomy Certificate
  • Gymnastics Certificate
  • Kids Trainer
  • Mobility Certificate
  • Scaling Certificate
  • Spot The Flaw Certificate
  • Strongman Certificate

Coach Manabu
Coach Manabu

Manabu Azegami

CrossFit L2 Trainer

Manabu has been interested and involved in sports since he was a child. When he was an elementary school student, he was on the baseball and soccer teams. After starting judo in Junior high school, he progressed to the rank of having a second degree black belt. In high school, he began snowboarding and skateboarding, and even reached the level of having a sponsor for his skateboarding. He still continues these hobbies, as he goes snowboarding every year in the winter. In 2017, Manabu was introduced to CrossFit and found that he loves it, so in 2019, he became a coach.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • CrossFit Judges Certificate
  • CrossFit Scaling Certificate

Coach Naoya
Coach Akiyama

NAOYA AKIYAMA

CrossFit L2 Trainer

Naoya played baseball from 8 years old to university.
He started CrossFit from 2017.

"I want to propagate how exercise is so much fun and good for health to many people with CrossFit!" - Naoya

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • CrossFit Weightlifting Trainer

Coach Naoki
Coach Imada

NAOKI IMADA

Spartan SGX L1 Coach

Naoki started SpartanRace from the 27th of May in 2017 until present and went to 9 different countries to participate in 29 races as an Elite racer.

His results are below
Asia Championship 14th(2018)
Beast Worldchampionship 90th(2018)
East Asia Regional Series 4th(2019)
Asia Championship 10th(2019)
Beast Worldchampionship 111th(2019)
Ultra Beast Worldchampionship 24th(2019)

The goal of his training is to get higher results through daily progress.

"If we could do this, we might have self-affirmation, I believe." - Naoki

Qualifications

  • Spartan SGX Coach Level 1
  • CPR/AED

Coach Tanaka
Coach Tanaka

KOKI TANAKA

CrossFit L1 Trainer

Koki played baseball in Australia until high school and for one year after graduating high school. He started learning CrossFit because he was fascinated by CrossFit training and its ways to create a functional body.

Koki is passionate about teaching and giving guidance that can convey his passion for CrossFit to everyone.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)

Coach Hiroaki
Coach Hiroaki

TAMURA HIROAKI

CrossFit L1 Trainer

BIO COMING SOON

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)

Coach Etienne
Coach Luke

ETIENNE DORE

CrossFit L2 Trainer

From Canada Etienne is a certified Crossfit L2 trainer that start Crossfit in 2010 and has been coaching Strength and conditioning In Japan for 10 years. He has worked as a full time coach in Reebok Crossfit Roppongi for 5 years as well as working as a personal trainer. He has a background in Martial Arts in Kyokushin Karate (shodan), Kudo Daidojuku (Shodan) and Judo and has been active in Fitness and Martial Arts for more than 25 years.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)
  • CrossFit Judge 2019
  • Spot the flaw certificate
  • Scaling certificate

Coach Luke
Coach Luke

LUKE SEARRA

CrossFit L2 Trainer

Fascinated by the physiques in the now classic movie "300", Luke made contact to with the organization that created the athletes, flew to Salt Lake to study with them, and was introduced to CrossFit style training.

Since then Luke has gone on to Judge in the Reebok CrossFit Games World Championships, the Crossfit World Invitational, and Sanctionals.

As a full time Crossfit Coach Luke was seminar staff for the adult body-weight strength group Gymnasticbodies, and consequently his approach to GPP Strength and Conditioning has become heavily influenced by their "consistency above all else", non-traditional methodology.

Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1)
  • CrossFit Level 2 Trainer (CF-L2)

  • CrossFit Games Judge
  • CrossFit Invitationals Judge
  • CrossFit Sanctionals Judge
  • CrossFit Regionals Judge
  • CrossFit Online Judges Course 2011 ~ 2019
  • Catalyst Athletics Olympic Lifting Level 1
  • Starting Strength Level 1

  • Gymnasticbodies former Seminar Staff / F1-F4
  • CrossFit : Anatomony, Mobility, Rowing, Football, Gymnastics, Weightlifting, Kettlebell, Spot the Flaw, Scaling, Lesson Planning

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