- Tyrieshia “Lady Tiga” Douglas
- Andrija Stankovic
- Arturo Reyes
- Burak Temel
- Isaac July Jr.
- Ivan Ziglar
- Jason German
- Jeff Ruth
- Mike “The Hulk” Easton
- Ricky Ricardo Aguilar
- Randolph Kennedy
Tyrieshia “Lady Tiga” Douglas
6X Women's World Champion, U.S. Women's Olympic Boxing Team
About Tyrieshia “Lady Tiga” DouglasCoach Tyrieshia "Lady Tiga" Douglas is a 6X Women's World Champion Boxer who uses her expertise in Boxing to get our valued members into the best shape of their lives. As an amateur, she has made it to the first ever U.S. Women's Olympic Boxing Team. Shortly after that, she turned pro and won multiple world titles. Tyrieshia takes pride in her boxing program at Urban Boxing DC where she applies what she does in her training onto our members.
About Andrija StankovicRecord: Kickboxing 25W - 4L | Boxing 3W - 0L-Gold Medal Wako world cup Budapest 2016.-Multiple Serbian national champion in K1, low kick and full contact.-Member of Serbian national team-Thai Championship Boxing Champion
About Arturo ReyesKickboxing and boxing coach for 7+ years. Has competed in kickboxing tournaments around the US for 10 years - 3 consecutive years in national championships. Has trained hundreds of clients and various professional athletes in the business
About Burak TemelBoxing, Muay Thai and Wrestling Instructor Burak has been training and competing in Boxing for over 7 years, art of Muay Thai (Kickboxing) for 5 years. Prior to training in Boxing and Muay Thai with world champions, Burak trained and competed in Wrestling for 12 years. Burak has years of experience teaching boxing and kickboxing with the UFC GYM®. Burak also ran the kids’ soccer after school program at the Brown Academy.
- Undefeated Amateur Boxing record of 7-0
- Amateur MMA Record of 5 wins with 1 loss
- Undefeated Muay Thai record of 4-0
- 2006 Virginia State Greco-Roman Wrestling Champion
- 2007 Turkish National Greco-Roman Wrestling Champion
- 2007 European Junior Wrestling Championships 8th Place
- NCAA D-1 Wrestler, American University
Isaac July Jr.
4X Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion
About Isaac July Jr.Our Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor Isaac July Jr. is a 4-TIME WORLD CHAMPION practitioner who is regarded as one of the best American competitors to come out in the recent years. Isaac July Jr. is a highly accomplished black-belt who runs our both Gi and No Gi program. 2006 NAGA US National Champion Submission Grappling Cruiserweight 2007 IBJJF World Champion Blue-belt division 2011 IBJJF Pan-Am Purple Belt Masters Champion 2012 IBJJF Pan-Am Brown Belt Masters Open Division Champion 2013 2X Copa Nova Advanced Division Champion No Gi (Masters and Absolute) 2013 2X IBJJF No Gi World Champion Brown Belt Master (Heavy and Open Division) 2014 2X IBJJF European Open Champion Brown Belt Division (Open and Heavy Division)
About Ivan ZiglarCoach Ivan "king shango" Ziglar is a professional boxer and fitness trainer. Starting first as an ameutuer with a 65 and 11 record. From there turning professional. With close to 20 years of boxing experience, his abundant knowledge in boxing gives the members that authentic boxing culture and feel. His training ethics is based on this quote from none other than the great Vince Lombardi "Fatigue makes cowards of us all"
CPR/AED, ACE, NASM, Smart Fitness
About Jason GermanKickboxing, Boxing and HICT(High Intensity Circuit Training) Instructor Jason has a life-long list of accomplishments in various sports such as football, basketball and boxing. Having played football in college for Bryant University in Rhode Island, Jason made a seamless transition to Boxing where his skillset in other sports helped him excel. Besides being a great overall athlete, Jason successfully ran multiple fitness centers all around the DC, Maryland and Virginia area. Jason’s extensive knowledge of customer service, skillset in contact sports and his love for fitness is guaranteed to take your game to the next level.
Muay Thai and Fight Team Head Coach
About Jeff RuthCoach Jeff is the Head Coach with has over 20 years of competition experience in various contact sports including amateur and professinal MMA, Boxing, Muay Thai, Judo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Wrestling. Coach Jeff teaches Muay Thai and is in charge of Urban Boxing DC fight team. Also, he offers personal training sessions to both our amateur and professional competitors.
Mike “The Hulk” Easton
UFC Fighter, UWC Bantamweight Champion
About Mike “The Hulk” EastonBoxing, Muay Thai, Wrestling and MMA Instructor Coach Mike "The Hulk" Easton is an MMA artist who is perhaps best known for his stint in the Bantamweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was the reigning Ultimate Warrior Challenge Bantamweight Champion when he joined the UFC. His striking skills is superior and considered to be one of the best DC ever produced. He is also a black belt under Master Lloyd Irvin. Coach Mike will be coaching Boxing, Kickboxing and MMA classes.
- Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter
- UFC Fight of the Night Honors
- UWC Bantamweight Champion
- Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt under Master Lloyd Irvin
- Ranked among the Top 10 Bantamweights in the world 5 consecutive years
Ricky Ricardo Aguilar
Smart Fitness , ACE
About Ricky Ricardo AguilarBoxing Instructor Ricky is a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) with 21 years of boxing experience. A student of Willy “The Heat” Taylor, Ricky has worked and trained under many great names such as; former Lightweight Champion of the World Keely Thompson, Ted Hohney, Eugene “Thunder” Hughes. Ricky has a passion for helping people achieve their fitness goals. Having worked with many clients over the years, Ricky’s experience includes working at industry’s leading fitness & health clubs like LA Boxing and the UFC GYM®.
- 2006 Golden Glove State Champion
- 2006 Eastern Division Champion (Open Division)
- National Golden Glove Qualifier
Boxing Instructor, Certified NASM Personal Trainer
About Randolph KennedyLawrence Randolph Kennedy is known simply as Randolph in the fitness industry. He has certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and a Flexibility Certification through Annete Lang. Randolph credits his boxing skills from Olympic Gold Medalist Charles E Mooney. He has trained with William Joppy, Simon Brown and Mourice Blocker just to name a few. Randolph has also participated in Toughman matches in Orlando, Florida. Randolph has worked at numerous gyms with clients ranging from 6 to 90 years of age. If you are hesitant about acquiring a personal trainer remember, our outward appearance is a direct reflection of how we feel inside, and even a Porsche needs to be serviced to maintain it's quality!