Our coaches' need to excel is only
surpassed by their desire to help
others develop physically and
mentally. Motivators by nature that
embrace the challenge of bringing
out the best in others.
Fusing science of the body with a
common sense approach to exercise,
yields extraordinary results.
Let SHIDO help you step beyond
what you thought was possible!
• Started with Shotokan Karate
• More than 10 years No-Gi Grappling experience
• Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 2nd Stripe Blue Belt
• Kickboxing 2nd Degree Black Belt
• Gauteng Kickboxing Champion
• South African Kickboxing Champion
• Khan 10 in Muay Thai Boran
• Taekwondo Rec Black Belt
• Gauteng Taekwondo Champion
• Taekwondo SA Champion in Forms and Sparring
• More than 40 Kickboxing, Muay Thai & MMA fights
• Fastest Knockouts were 3 and 8 seconds into the first round
• Trained the SANDF & Hawks in Hand to Hand Combat
Morné has an unbelievable passion and love for kickboxing and it's noticeable. With the energy he brings day in and day out
in his craft. He loves to teach and loves to see when people do well. Seeing people learn and doing well is what drives him to
teach. When people’s eyes light up when they finally master a concept that in itself a massive reward. He truly believes
when they succeed, he succeeds.
Morné is known for his in-depth technical style of teaching which is based on all the elements of martial arts, especially the
art of movement and angles. He believes every punch you choose to throw should have a significant effect. Imagine
maximizing your output using minimal energy. He strongly believes in intelligence before application. His approach to
kickboxing can be described as pure accuracy and devastation.
Morné changes your perception of what's in front of you, his style of opponent simulation and realistic scenario settings are
one of the most effective methods used to ensure a proper foundation in kickboxing.
It’s his mission to change people’s lives by helping them to become better, stronger, faster, healthier, more confident and a
happier version of themselves.
He strives to make his students the strongest version of themselves in all aspects. His goals are not only to make you win at
kickboxing but also make those he works with great in life in everything they do. He believes that the dedication, effort, and
energy used to be great in kickboxing can also translate well into everyday life. Kickboxing isn’t just a sport but a way of life
and thinking. He believes if you can overcome the challenges in the ring, everything else is easily manageable.
Train with Morné and he will teach you how to truly HIT and not be HIT.
Morne coaches the Kickboxing, StreetFIT and StreetCOMBAT classes in the evenings and is available for Private Classes.