Bachelor of Science – Exercise Science & Wellness
BNB Certified Trainer
Kung Fu Competitor and State/Regional Champion
Boxing and Muy Thai Competitor
Biomechanix Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist
Simon received his B.S. in Exercise Science from the Arizona State University and is presently preparing to take the NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) exam. During this time he ceased his own training and began working for his boxing coach, former USBA National titleholder Rollin “The Chiller” Williams at Top Level Boxing Club in Phoenix, Arizona.
His training experience includes working with active USA amateur boxers and beginners alike in power training, athletic conditioning, and combat strategy.
Simon sees fitness as a powerful preventive medicine and a way to discipline one’s life, and self defense as a way to instill confidence and willpower. Whether a a client wants to lose weight, improve their performance at a hobby or sport, or learn the sweet science of fighting, Simon is confident that with an educated, systematic exercise program he can give anybody the tools they need to succeed.
Simon But has been a practitioner of the martial arts since childhood, and he has trained and competed as a Northern Shaolin Kung Fu athlete, winning the state title in Arizona as well as the Southwest Regional Championship. Dissatisfied with the scope and practice of traditional martial arts, Simon went on to compete in USA amateur boxing and IKF Muay Thai kickboxing tournaments, rounding out his skills and giving him a unique perspective on the connection between fight sports and self defense.