About Capital Combat

Capital Combat is committed to providing and delivering first class, affordable instruction within a fully equipped training environment. The club specialises in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Kickboxing/Muay Thai and specialised Strength and Conditioning.

Classes offered are conducted under the guidance of Head Instructor and Qualified Fitness and Combat Sports coach - Damien Philpott.

Damien has been providing training in and around the ACT community for the past 12 years and with a background in Australia's Defence Forces Elite Services he has an extensive and unique background in high level fitness demands and training expertise. Damien has experience in providing an exceptional standard of coaching  training to all levels, from the beginner through to the competitive fighter.

The Capital Combat team and network of Australia's highest level coaches provides some of the best instruction/coaching in Australia, bringing REAL experience and expertise. Training methods used are sourced directly from career coaches within Australia and the United States, as well as current or retired high level athletes.

Damien additionally has provided much needed support to many of Canberra's disadvantaged young adults and teenagers, providing them with a structured, supportive environment to assist and empower and to help develop life skills and the confidence to make smarter life choices, with the aim of enabling them to pursue their goals and become valued members of the wider community.