Available for all martial arts styles & fitness classes

Kyl Reber

Head Instructor and Owner

Kyl teaches Zen Do Kai, BJC Muay Thai, CFS (Chikara Fitness Systems), BJC Kidz Karate, Chikara Kidz Jiu Jitsu and Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

  • 7th Degree Zen Do Kai
  • 7th Degree (Kru) BJC Muay Thai
  • 1st Degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt
  • CrossFit Level One Instructor
  • CrossFit Kids Accredited Trainer

Jono Byrne

ZDK & Muay Thai Instructor

The people you meet along your journey will inspire you and set a high standard that is worth striving for everyday just as they all did for me.

  • 5th Degree Zen Do Kai
  • 4th degree Muay Thai
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Blue Belt

David Buhagiar

BJJ Instructor

To give up because something is too hard is to tap-out without trying to escape. You can learn and gain so much from training at Chikara.

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt
  • 5+ years experience

Tim Buhagiar

BJJ Instructor

I want to one day get my black belt, and to help teach everyone that wants to learn. To take every bit of knowledge from anyone who wants to teach.

  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt
  • 5+ years experience

Lance Ross

Zen Do Kai & Fitness Instructor

Train the mind, train the body, eliminate weaknesses and maximise strengths.

  • 3rd Degree ZDK
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Blue Belt
  • CFS Instructor

Seti Tanuvasa

BJJ & Muay Thai Instructor

Seti has also completed in mixed martial arts in both amateur and professional bouts and continues his journey as a student and a teacher of the club.

  • 2nd Degree BJC Muay Thai Instructor
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt
  • MMA Fighter

Wane Ngariki

Muay Thai Instructor

Aim for the highest cloud and if you miss it, you will hit a lofty mountain.

  • 2nd Degree BJC Muay Thai Instructor

Kerry McMillan

ZDK Instructor

With over 20 years of training under his belt he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Chikara classes.

  • 3rd Degree ZDK
  • 2nd Degree BJC Muay Thai Instructor

Stephen Lyons

Muay Thai Instructor

I think it is important to have a mixed training experience because a great part of our training is self-defence. What are the chances of any encounter being just a stand-up, throw a few punches scenario..

  • 3rd Degree Muay Thai Instructor
  • 2rd Degree ZDK
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Blue Belt

Gareth Maclean

Muay Thai Instructor

Just jump in and give it a go, you have nothing to lose!

  • 2nd Degree BJC Muay Thai Instructor
  • Brown belt ZDK
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Blue belt

Damian Pitts

ZDK & Krav Maga Instructor

My whole family now train at Chikara and it is like our second home, they and the people I train with every day inspire me to work hard and get better in the hope that I can inspire others to do the same.

  • Black Belt Zen Do Kai Instructor
  • First Degree Krav Maga Instructor

Whether your goal is to test yourself in the ring, learn a new skill or just drop a few kilos,
we can help you reach that next level and push you beyond your expectations.