Capital Combat is committed to providing and delivering first class, affordable instruction within a fully equipped training environment. The club specialises in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Kickboxing and Muay Thai, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) 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 13 years since leaving Defence and has experience training elements of Australia’s Defence Forces Elite Services, and State First Response Elements.
Damien also has extensive and unique background in high performance demands for fitness training.
Damien is an authorised and accredited coach Nationally and with the NSW State Government, has many years of experience in providing coaching and training to people from all walks of life, from beginner’s through to the competitive fighter.
The Capital Combat team has a network with some of Australia’s highest level sports performance and combatant sports coaches which enables it to provide 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.
Capital Combat has provided much needed support to many of Canberra’s disadvantaged young adults and teenagers, troubled youth and teenagers though providing them with a structured, supportive environment to assist and empower 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.