MM began martial arts training in amateur boxing. He transitioned into Kyokushin Karate in the early 1970s. MM was awarded the 5th degree black belt in Kyokushin Karate in 2000. As a fighter, MM had won multiple domestic and international tournaments, also winning multiple Best Breaking, Best Technique and Best Spirit Awards. As a coach, MM has trained European and Canadian Champions. He also cornered several Kyokushin, Kick Boxing and MMA fights.
MM has been training with Luke Harris since the initial opening of the Hayabusa Training Center. He got his black belt in BJJ in 2018.
MM has received an Undergraduate Degree in coaching (specializing in boxing), a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University in Poland and a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta.
MM continues to be fascinated with every aspect of fighting. He believes in cross-training and that learning never ends. He also believes that the strength of everyone’s mind can overcome physical weaknesses.