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 three 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 tournament to test their skills. We are looking to build a star who is currently in their early stages of their MMA career.

MUAY THAI

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

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.

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

CAPTAIN

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 of the UAE as well as ambassadorial and commentary roles within the industry. Julie hosts the analysis around all Enfusion events and is an experienced coach and teach.

ASSISTANT CAPTAINS

Caley Reece

Caley Reece has been training Muay Thai for over 15 years, a highly decorated former ranked No 1 in the world, holds a variety of world Champion belts within the featherweight and lightweight divisions. A current cross fit coach, will bring knowledge and strength to the red team

Soumia Abalhaya

A former strawweight World Champion in her early career. Soumia has accomplishments also in her singing career participating in The Voice of Holland as well as roles in Tv series & in the Thai movie Ong Bak. Soumia is the MC of Enfusion. Another female with the drive to succeed.

BLUE TEAM

CAPTAIN

Aschwin Balrak

Former Enfusion Reality season 5 winner Ashwin Balrak has a wealth of experience & knowledge to pass to teammates, with over 25 year’s experience within the sport. He runs his own sports school and with a previous victorious career showcasing on the biggest shows such as It’s Showtime and the K1.

ASSISTANT CAPTAINS

Joop Ubeda

Joop Ubeda is known as one of the best referees in the world. Known for being tough and strict when between the ropes fighters know they are safe. Joop has a wealth of knowledge from throughout his career and running his own gym. A true inspiration for the blue team. Joop is the Father of fight sport legend Perry Ubeda, who was a World Champion in many fight sports.

Robbie Hageman

Retired Robbie “The Rabbit’ Hageman is a verified fighter in and out the ring. With an ongoing story he says a Ko loss “saved my life”. Hageman has so much to offer his teammates and will be a valuable key to the Blue team. Hageman is a former Enfusion World Champion & starts to be a TV celebrity in The Netherlands. Last season he competed in "Kamp van Koningsbrugge".