Enfusion / Ece Documentary

World of combat sports

Enfusion/ECE is delighted to announce: A documentary covering World of Combat Sports, an exciting sport-meets-reality format that makes for not-to-be-missed episodes of content.

Guided by a legendary coaching line up, two teams will embark on a journey through training, fighting and challenges. Added in the factor of living together makes for a testosterone fuelled time at Superpro Samui in Koh Samui, Thailand!

Presented by Edwin van Os, a vastly experienced individual, backed by over thirty years of knowledge and will scout for the future stars of Enfusion’s ever-growing umbrella of brands. Ranging from Kickboxing and Muay Thai to MMA and Xtreme Stand Up… the action never stops!

The format

Enfusion/ECE: World of Combat sports will see fighters compete across four disciplines, with coaches looking to build the strongest team to win on all fronts.

MMA

Fighters with no more than three professional fights on their record will collide in a 4-man tournament to test their skills. We are looking to build a star who is currently in their early stages of their MMA career.

XTREME STAND UP

The latest exciting concept from ECE is Xtreme Stand Up. All the stand-up aspects of mixed martial arts and Muay Thai with standing chokes allowed! The concept brings all the excitement that appeals to the casual martial arts fan, who prefer stand up fights. Eight highly talented females will clash in a tournament format that is set to bring nothing but action!

KICKBOXING

Four competitors will face off in a tournament format in the ring in the -70kg division, with the winner securing a shot at the Enfusion World Title at Enfusion, Al Shiraa Abu Dhabi at the end of the year.

MUAY THAI

A look into the traditional national sport and cultural martial art of Thailand, also known as the art of eight limbs.

Edwin van os

ENFUSION & ECE FOUNDER AND CEO

A vastly experienced individual, backed by over thirty years of knowledge and will scout for the future stars of Enfusion’s ever-growing umbrella of brands. Ranging from Kickboxing and Muay Thai to MMA and Xtreme Stand Up.

RED TEAM

HEADCOACH

JULIE KITCHEN

Fourteen-time world champion Julie Kitchen led the way for Muay Thai development across the globe with over a decade long career. After hanging up her gloves, Julie has gone onto promoting within the Enfusion brand in Abu Dhabi, UAE as well as ambassadorial and commentary roles within the industry.

ASSISTANT COACHES

Luis Tavares

Former two-weight Enfusion champion, GLORY veteran and recently turned mixed martial artist, the 29-year-old has already achieved a lot this early in his career. The Dutch-Cape Verdean light heavyweight ranks among the best in the world, and will look to pass that experience down to his teammates.

Wendell Roche

Wendell Roche a veteran within the kickboxing world holds a wealth of knowledge and skills to pass onto his team. A former Enfusion World champion and a familiar character on past Enfusion Reality seasons Wendall's experience will be a valuable contribution. An added spice of being in an opposite team to Andrew Tate, a past opponent will add to his competitive side.

BLUE TEAM

HEADCOACH

ANDREW TATE

Former Enfusion title holder and three-time ISKA world champion Andrew Tate takes the helm in the blue corner. Tate competed on Enfusion Reality Season 3, and signed a contract with the promotion due to his attractive fighting style. Not only blessed with exceptional combat sports abilities, Tate also holds an impressive chess resumè!

ASSISTANT COACHES

Daniel sam

British super heavyweight Daniel Sam has fought across the world during a career spanning 50+ fights. Towering in at over 6’5”, his presence is clear from the outset. Having founded his own fitness training company, he will aim to ensure his team has a clear advantage when it comes to cardio and stamina throughout the show.

Glenn helder

Glenn Helder a former footballer for clubs such as Sparta, Vitesse, Arsenal and Benfica will be an assistant coach in the blue team. His knowledge of being a professional athlete, team player and fun character will keep spirits high, Glenn will be a great contribution to team blue.