Rob is the Head Instructor at Pursuit. Beginning his journey in the art over 25 years ago his passion and travels to Bangkok, the mother land of Muay Thai, inspired him to open Sangmorokot Muay Thai Gym (which merged with Pursuit in 2019). Over the years Rob has played an integral role on the developing numerous competitors. Rob delivers fun and challenges classes that leave every participant full of energy. He lives and breathes the art who walks the walk, training himself every day and living by and teaching the character building values of Martial Art.
Teerawat ‘Ty’ Hysong
Pursuit prides itself on bringing the best quality instructors from all over the world and Teerawat surely fits that bill. Teerawat, or Ty as he is affectionately known, comes to Pursuit with a lifetime of experience. An exponent of the Art from a young age in Thailand and thrown into the very competitive Bangkok fight circuit with an impressive record of well over 150 professional fights. A fierce competitor in the ring but big softy out of it, Ty is a hit with the kids and an absolute character around the gym. The combination of Rob and Ty in every class is a fantastic pairing.
Adam is the owner of Pursuit who started training in Muay Thai at the age of 12 having his first competitive fight at just 14 years old. During his fighting career he amassed over 50 professional fights culminating in winning the ISKA World Middleweight Muay Thai Championship. A regular on the Australian Muay Thai Team and the coach to numerous National and World Champions Adam brings his wealth of knowledge to Pursuit most weekends. With 4 other gyms under the same banner Adam teaches at Pursuit in O’Connor once per week.
Maddie is the glue that keeps the gym together. Not only is she responsible for Member Support and all of the admin that goes along with that, she is a Personal Trainer by trade and die hard Muay Thai enthusiast.
Specializing in Weight Training and HIIT for fat loss as well as all forms of ‘torture’ on the gym floor, Maddie brings a wealth of experience to Pursuit.