INSTRUCTOR, 5TH DEGREE BLACK BELT, SAEKSON MUAY THAI
Vanny Boon is a certified 5th degree black belt skilled in various forms of martial arts including Taekwondo Do, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu jitsu and Boxing. Master Boon’s passion and experience for martial arts began when he started training at the age of 5 and spans over 25 years. Master Boon trained under Grand Master Hong, Master Freddie Poole and Muay Thai world champion Saekson Janjira.
INSTRUCTOR, 5TH DEGREE BLACK BELT
Sovandy Om is a certified 5th Degree Black belt with over 25 years of martial experience and over 15 years of teaching experience. He is skilled in multiple forms of Martials Arts including TaeKwonDo, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and has also competed in all around gymnastics for 4 years. As a fitness instructor, Master Om believes in designing enjoyable, effective Martial Arts and fitness workouts that cater to an individual’s needs. While teaching he focuses on using a strong educational foundation in order to promote the safety and success of his students. At his core, Master Om believes that a health conscious lifestyle is necessary for longevity and happiness and instills this in his students at FPMA.
INSTRUCTOR, 3RD DEGREE BLACK BELT
Westin Poole’s love for karate kicked in as a kid when he began training in martial arts at the age of 6. By 2009, Westin was a certified 1st degree black belt and has no plans of slowing down. He has been teaching for almost eight years and enjoys working with children. The mission behind his teaching is inspiring his students to reach their goals and see the benefits of their hard work.
INSTRUCTOR, 4TH DEGREE BLACK BELT
Mr. Elias Lira has been disciplined in the world of martial arts, self defense, and fitness training for over 22 years. With a 4th Degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and 12 years experience with students of all ages, Mr. Lira brings exceptional ability and knowledge to Freddie Poole's Martial arts!
INSTRUCTOR, BLACK BELT
Sara is a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas. She double majored in speech-language pathology and child development. Sara began taking karate at age 8 and earned her black belt in 2012 under Freddie Poole. Shortly after earning her black belt she began teaching at FPMA.
INSTRUCTOR, 1ST DEGREE BLACK BELT
Danny Liu is a certified 1st degree black belt and professional Muay Thai and Boxing fighter. He brings 3 amateur titles and 9 professional fights of experience to Freddie Poole. Danny started training martial arts in Taiwan when he was 7 years old. After traveling to the US in 2012, he has trained and worked at Muay Thai World champion Saekson Janjira’s school and Dominion Gym. His mission is to continue to build his professional career while passing on his knowledge to the next generation of martial artists. He feels FPMA teaches students a modern style for modern times while simultaneously remaining a generational school.
INSTRUCTOR, CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER, YOGA
Gerardo Mulas is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt with many years of experience in the martial arts. He is also an IBJJF (International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation) Certified Black Belt, the most important organization in the world for BJJ. Not only he is an avid practitioner of this craft, he also keeps up to date with all the latest developments in this discipline, both from the competition aspect as well as the newer techniques. Gerardo is also a Yoga expert and he has studied kinesiology (the science of human and animal movement) hence helping his students achieve their best both physically and psychologically.