Kickboxing Champion Sensei Schalk Labuschange is a 4th Degree Black Belt & Head Instructor at Fit Pit. Schalk represented SA at several the World Championships over the world. Schalk also holds National & Povincial Titles in various Martial Arts disciplines, including Judo, Boxing, Wrestling, Tae Kwondo & MIxed Martial Arts. Schalk is a qualified Self-Defence Instructor as well as an International Qualified Referee.
A former SA Champion, Anthony has been doing Kickboxing & Competing in the sport since he was 6 years old. He holds a Kickboxing Black belt and is also qualified as a Kickboxing & Cardio Kickboxing instructor. He started teaching kickboxing to Kids & High School Kids when he was 17 and his students received Provincial & National colours and some became SA Champions under his guidance.
Cole is a Mixed Martial Artist who is busy shaking up the Professional MMA EFC circuit. He holds a Kickboxing Black Belt & Purple Belt in BJJ, is an experienced Full Contact Kickboxer and Brazilian Ju-Jitsu competitor. He has won numerous EFC Fights. Since 2013 he has been giving Cardio Kickboxing, Kickboxing, Functional Training, MMA & Private Classes. Cole's students have performed well at many events placing in the top of their divisions.
Kickboxing / Cardio Kickboxing / CrossGrid Circuit /
Functional Training / MMA / Sparring / Private Training
A 10 times South African Kickboxing Champion, Joshua holds a third Degree Black Belt. He is also a qualified Kickboxing & Cardio Kickboxing instructor who gives Bully Proofing classes for kids. Joshua represented SA at the World Champions held in Slovakia & Italy. Josh held the title of K1 (Full Contact) SA Champion in 2017. He also coaches Weapons Forms & Musical Kickboxing Forms.
Kickboxing / Kids Kickboxing / Young Blood Bully Proof / Cardio Kickboxing / Private Training
Ewaldt has 10 years Muay Thai experience. He has given different Fitness Classes & competed in numerous Mixed Martial Arts fights in Thailand where he studied all MMA forms. Ewaldt is currently competing in Pro-Amateur MMA Fights, has a Kickbxoing Green Belt & Brazilian Ju-Jitsu Blue Belt. He is also an amateur wrestler, Brazilian Ju-Jitsu competitor & MMA fighter sine 2011.
MMA / Cardio Kickboxing / Functional Training / Private Training
ATEF TYSON EKLADYOUS
Atef has been boxing for over 25 years and has a love for the sport. He did Professional Boxing in Egypt for over 15 years and has been coaching Boxing classes and building up Fighters for over 10 years in South Africa.
Atef is a Qualified Boxing Coach who has students that have competed in Boxing Competitions and have been placing well in the events. Atef is an encouraging coach.
Boxing / Private Training
Elizha has been dancing since she was 5 years. She received Provincial Colours and South African National Colours as part of the SA Modern Dance Team. A Championship Modern, Contemporary and Hip-Hop dancer who has competed in many competitions. Elizha has been giving Dance Fit classes since 2012 and is a qualified RAD Intermediate Ballet coach and SOBOD Modern & Hip-Hop Teacher. Her Dance Academey at FIT PIT opened in 2017.
Dance Fit / Kids Dance
Kayleigh has been working at Fit Pit since 2017, giving Pilates & Stretching Workshops. He has experience in Performing Arts like Dancing, ACting, Modelling & Judging. She received a scholarship to Crawford Collage Pretoria & New York Conservatory for DRamatic Arts, where she competed in Dance Events & for Companies. She is a qualified Bassi Pilates & has taught Specialized Pilates since 2017.
Pilates / Kids Kickboxing Musical Forms / Private Training
As a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, Mathew is an ex-Provincial Mountain Biker turned CrossFit Junkie. Mathew has always surrounded himself with sports in school, from Soccer to Hockey, Long Distance Running & Karate. His goal is t inspire & help people become more functional & Athletic and to make a life-lasting positive impact on his athletes.
Kenny has always had a love for Cross Fit as a sport and as a fitness class for many years.
He has competed in Cross Fit events and has placed extremely well including at the CrossFit Regionals competition were his team placed 10th in 2014.
Kenny is has over 10 years experience in Cross Fit and has a qualification in Level 1 Kettle Bell training courses.
Kenny is a fun coach who assist members in achieving their goals.
Brandon is studying Investment Management but his real passion is sports. He has has experience in training and competing in CrossFit since 2015, is a hard working coach and enjoys a challenge. Motivating people and helping them improve their fitness over time to reach their goals brings him great joy.
Brandon loves to talk & get to know the athletes, so he can improve the CrossFit Box.
LIZ MARI SMALL
Liz-Mari started Spinning for fun, but she began giving classes in 2013. Liz-Mar has been Spinning for 6 years now and loves every single class she gives. Liz-Mar is a very hard working but extremely fun coach.
Righard is a friendly, positive coach who has a passion to help people reach their fitness goals in life. He has competed in K1 Kickboxing, Wrestling , MMA competitions and championships placing in the top divisions.
Righard was part of the 2019 World Championship MMA Team that competed over sea’s representing SA.
He has experience in Mixed Martial Arts forms studying in Thailand and has experience in coaching Spinning and Private classes.
WIKUS VAN WYK
Wikus van Dyk is a personal trainer who has 8 years of experience in his field with bodybuilding as a background. He has a diploma in Health & Fitness, Trainer / Coach & Healthy Eating Patterns by Ametz Consultant. He became 1st in Bodybuilding Gauteng North championships twice, 2nd in NTVL Bodybuilding Championship and 3rd in SA Bodybuilding Championship. Everyone he trains he wants to achieve the required success & be the best he or she can be.
Fit Pit opened in 2015 by Owner Schalk Labuschagne and Directors Paul Edkins & Ian Wilcocks. Fit Pit was imagined as a Family based gym where everyone can come train without any judgment & where everybody is working together to reach their goals. Fit Pit is now exactly that.