MEET THE TEAM

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.44.54.png

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. 

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.43.32.png

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. 

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.44.40.png

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.

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.44.07.png

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.

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.43.43.png

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.

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.44.19.png

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. 

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.45.06.png

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.

Screenshot 2020-08-30 at 02.44.30.png

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.