If you are interested in competing or just getting into shape with our motivating boxing/fitness classes then check us out! Peak provides a great atmosphere, without any pressure, or "gym-timidation".
Do you want to start boxing, so that you can compete in the amateur boxing ranks?
At Peak Performance & Athletics we will teach you the fundamentals of Olympic style boxing. It is where all aspects of boxing are combined and used in a variety of drills. Every practice is structured to include the importance of footwork, punches, combinations and defense, and the ability to put it all together. We teach, beginner classes and advance class which will help you lose weight and become a better athlete and improve self-confidence. We also do "one on one" for those members that want to get full attention of the trainer in the journey to hit personal goals whether it be weight loss or to help you get an edge on the competition.
Our Boxing Trainers
Roddy "The Bat" Batson - Former top ranked amateur and professional champion. Roddy oversees Peak Performance's boxing program. Roddy has competed and trained with such notables as Donny Lalonde, Jordin Tootoo, Chris Cloud, Alex Plante. Roddy has a vast background of experience in coaching and was recognized in 2002 for his coaching excellence; awarded the Aboriginal National and Provincial Coach of the year for boxing.
- Won National Coach of the year in 2002
- Won Canada Summer Games
- Retired Professional Boxer
- Formerly ranked # 1 in Canada
- Masters in Education
Mike Frederickson - Head Coach/ Matchmaker
Mike Frederickson is a NCCP level 3 coach, Mike has trained Amateur and Professional boxers for 11 years. Mike has trained a few Canadian National Boxing Team members; 2011 Canadian National Champ Natasha Armstrong, 2 time Ringside World Champion Isaiah Hayden. He has also trained multiple provincial champions, Tj Flett, Colton Easter, and some professional fighters; Curtis Demarce, Noel Harding and Rodman Batson.
Rodman Batson - Professional Boxer / Head Coach
Rodman has been involved with the sport of boxing for over 19 years. He started learning the fundamentals of boxing at a very young age and began competing at the age of 14. Rodman has captured multiple amateur Provincial Titles, as well as North American Indigenous Games Gold Medal, Semi-Finalist at The Ringside World Boxing Championship, Golden and Silver Gloves, and is 1-0 as a professional. Some of Rodman’s coaching experience: coached 3 Provincial champs, 10-1 as professional coach; I have worked with MMA Feather Weight Champion Curtis Demarce, Pro MMA fighter Justin Bloomer.
- ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
- ISSA Strength & Conditioning Specialist
- NCCP Level 1 Boxing Coach
- Professional Boxer
Casey Carpenter - Coach/Cut man
Ryker Batson - Boxing Instructor/Conditioning Coach
Ryker is a provincial champion and has been competing for 2 years. Ryker has been involved with the sport of boxing for over 6 years. He has a strong background in fitness and sports.
Batson Boxing Team is a division of Peak performance and a proud Member of Manitoba Amateur Boxing Association