Behind every successful fighter and every client working to reach his or her personal fitness goals, there’s a whole network of coaches and other experts, proviging the training, treatment, advice and support they need to achieve their full potential.

Led by Dean Sugden,  the Suggy’s Gym coaches devote their time, energy, experience and passion to this end, providing personal training and a range of classes and courses tailored to suit all requirements.

Their individual roles and details of the rest of the team behind Suggy’s Gym include


  • Head coach : Dean Sugden
  • Personal trainers : Dean SugdenChad Sugden, Regis Sugden, Bailey Sugden and Irvine Taylor.
  • Boxing coaches : Level 2 – Dean SugdenLevel 1 Regis Sugden, Chad Sugden, Steve Williams, Tom Waite, Tom Grocock and Adam Willis; all coaches Safeguarding trained
  • Kickboxing coaches : Dean SugdenChad Sugden, Regis SugdenBailey Sugden, and Megan Williams
  • MMA coaches : Dean Sugden and Regis Sugden
  • Chief second : Sid Yeomans
  • Head of Strength & Conditioning : James Fenwick


  • Cryotherapy Treatment : Karen SugdenCryo Health & Beauty
  • Media : June Rowlands  ( – 07850 845351)
  • Photography : Rick Wilks, Primal Pixels Photography and Gary Orgles, Go Photography
  • Physio : Ian Andrews, Oakwood Physiotherapy
  • Sports Massage : Gail Savage (07795 816214)
  • Ticket Sales : Karen Sugden (Ticket hotline : 07816 840920)


  • BBBoC (British Boxing Board of Control)
  • ABAE (England Boxing)
  • ISKA International Sport Kickboxing Association
  • NSCA (National Strength & Conditioning Association)
  • NSPCC (National Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children)
  • NSDC (Newark & Sherwood District Council Sports Development)
  • Together Forever (Newark Youth College and Newark Family of Schools)