Head Trainer

COACH PHIL  "Coach Phil"


Coach Phil has been training athletes for over 20 years.  He has worked with all ages and abilities and has been very successful at motivating and communicating with his athletes.  Fitness conditioning for gymnasts, soccer players, and, of course, boxers is what Coach Phil has had a passion for since graduating from high school.

Coach Phil is a UC Santa Barbara alumni with a B.A. in Sociology and coaching certification.  He then moved to Hawai'i in 1993 and received a teaching certification from UH Manoa. He is a level 2 USABOXING certified coach and also First-Aid and CPR certified.

Coach Phil has competed in several USA BOXING and Golden Glove events.  He has worked with several top boxing trainers in Hawai'i and is a student of the sport.  Coach Phil continually studies and stays current in the latest boxing, fitness, and conditioning techniques.

Coach Phil has taken several boxers to USA Boxing National Tournaments. He has been the Hawaii Golden Gloves team coach at Nationals as well as the Hawaii Junior Olympic team coach at Nationals.  Coach Phil has trained several Champions at the Desert Showdown national tournament.  He has trained several Hawai'i Champions, five Hawaii Golden Gloves Champions and has trained the 2015 Prep National Champion, 2016 Female Youth National Champion, and 2016 Junior Olympic National Open Tournament Champion, Hawai'i's first ever National Silver Gloves Champion, and 2017 Junior Olympic Champion and current World Team member.

Coach Phil wants to help everyone achieve their goals.  He helps people achieve their goals with discipline, as well as, patience, understanding and great communication skills.

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Coach Phil competing in 2009...Masters Division