MEET THE TEAM
Will Jones - Head Coach
Ex kickboxer and K1 professional. He crossed over to boxing when he was 26 and had 18 boxing bouts with ex sparring partners such as Dillian Whyte ,Dave Allen and Joe Joyce. He bought Edge Gym in 2018 and started Will Jones boxing and has been involved with many professional boxers since. He works with the incredibly talented Hamzah Sheeraz on working aggression timing and combination work in camp.
Hani Assi - Conditioning Coach
Hani focuses on conditioning Hamzah’s athletic performance and stamina, with a wealth of knowledge in his discipline he is able to condition Hamzah to maximise his potential. Hani's qualifications are MSc Strength and Conditioning. BA (Honours) Physical Education and Sports. He is also accredited in Strength and Conditioning (ASCC) from the UKSCA.
Mani LB - Physiotherapist
Mani has worked with Hamzah during several gruelling training camps since 2018. Bringing knowledge and skills gained in professional sport including Rugby, Athletics and Netball - Mani has been able to assist holistically in Hamzah's recovery, load management and injury prevention. Qualifying in 2009 with an MSc in Rehab Science, Mani has been fortunate to have travelled the World providing the highest of care to elite athletes.
Josh Schouten - Strength Coach
Josh has been looking after Hamzah’s strength training for the previous five years. He has seen him develop from an amateur to a professional with a unbeaten record. Previously working with Commonwealth Games track and field athletes and other boxers he now has his focus solely on Hamzah and his aspirations along with running Momentum Training.
Colin McMillan - Consultant
As a professional 'Sweet C' was a two-time British Featherweight Champion, winning a Lonsdale belt in record time, Commonwealth Featherweight champion in 1991, and World Featherweight boxing champion in 1992. After becoming a promotions manager for Legends Restaurant & Nightclub in Barking, Colin has been bought on as a consultant for Hamzah Sheeraz’s Professional Fight Camps.
Sulli TGB - Coach
Sultan has been coaching since 2009 and is the founder and Head Coach of Touch Gloves Boxing (TGB). In February 2020 Sultan was invited by Team Sheeraz to work with Hamzah. After only a couple of sessions, Sultan was invited back, and has since been embedded as a key member and coach at Team Sheeraz.
Frank Greaves - Cutman
Boxing Trainer / Cutman / Hand Wrap Specialist.
Frank has worked at every level in the sport from Small Hall shows to World Title level as both a Trainer & Cutman. Notable fighters worked for include Gary Corcoran, Anthony Yarde, Bradley Skeete, Lenny Daws, Johnny Garton. He is Hamzah’s official cut man and hand wrapper for his camp and fight night.
Paul O’Neill - Nutritionist
Paul O’Neill, sports nutritionist and owner/coach of Pro Nutrition Clinic. Since starting Pro Nutrition Clinic in 2013 he has specialised in optimising the health and performance for boxers. With a series of physiological tests looking at resting metabolism, working metabolism, Vo2 max, DNA and comprehensive body composition checks, he looks after Hamzah Sheeraz’s fight camp nutrition and weight management with fully personalised nutrition programmes.