Meet the Team

Here's who will be pushing you to do your best

Chris Gauntlett

OWNER & COACH FOR ALL CLASSES

Chris is the owner of Gauntlett Boxing and also coaches all classes. Chris is a former ABA trained coach and recently became a professional trainer and cutsman. Former Boxer Chris won Surrey Coach of the Year in October 2016. He is a very positive and friendly coach and Chris loves his padwork and working with all abilities.

Chloe Gauntlett

MARKETING MANAGER & WOMEN'S COACH

Chris' daughter Chloe is the Women's coach and runs the gym behind the scenes. Chloe has tried all varities of sport - dancing at one of the UKs top dance schools she brings a certain vibrancy to the class. She loves to keep fit and has boxed since a child. Chloe is extremely enthusiastic and keeps her Dad in check!

Matty Pragnall

ADULT, LATE TEENS & WOMEN'S COACH

You can rely on Matt to beast you through a session. He has over 25 years experience in the field including Boxing, Kick Boxing and Kung Fu. Matt is known to put you through your paces and will not accept anything less than 100% commitment.. or else ! Matty is childhood friend of Chris' and ex sparring partner.

Lea Burrows

ADULT AND COMPETITIVE COACH

Lea is a fully qualified England Boxing coach who took his badges with Chris over 20 years ago. Lea is a fantastic coach who loves putting the lads through their paces with their fitness. He is very well respected amongst all in the boxing community and a top coach.

Paul Clarke

JUNIOR COACH

Paul is a qualified boxing coach and has coached at numurous gyms before settling at Gauntlett Boxing Gym. Paul has a lot of experience and has known Chris for over 20 years. They first met when Paul boxed on a show whilst Chris was the Referee and remained friends ever since.

Sarah Duffus

JUNIOR AND WOMEN'S COACH

Sarah joined Gauntlett Boxing Club as a member back when we originally opened and hasn’t missed a class since. She has excelled in Boxing and now has earned her badges as an England Boxing Coach. Sarah is full of passion and brings out the best in everyone. We are very proud to have her on our coaching team.