About Us

Dr. Prakash Mugali - Chief Instructor

Belgaum Fight Club is the first of its kind in Belgaum bringing you a range of martial arts like never before. Dr. Prakash has brought Jeet Kune Do, Art & Philosophy of Bruce Lee under the Authentic Lineage of Grandmaster Maj. Deepak Rao. Dr. Prakash is a 2nd Degree Blackbelt in Unarmed Combat from UCCA, Mumbai & a 3rd Generation Apprentice Instructor of Jeet Kune Do (Art & Philosophy of Bruce Lee). He is a Private Student of Grandmaster Maj. Deepak Rao, World’s highest qualified Jeet Kune Do Instructor under Grandmaster Richard Bustillo

Hon. Major Deepak Rao, a President Awardee, is the pioneer in Modern Close Quarter Battle (CQB) training in India and Dr. Seema Rao is India’s First & only woman Commando Trainer approved by Govt. of India. The Rao’s have trained more than 15000 soldiers with 5000 Blackbelts in Indian Forces, 25 Blackbelts in Army’s worldwide and 50 civilian Blackbelts. Their contributions to the Forces is immense and more about their work can be found on www.jkdasia.com, www.jkdindia.com and www.commandocombat.com & www.commandowarfare.com

Martial Arts Credentials

  • The only authentic Jeet Kune Do (Art & Philosophy of Bruce Lee) Apprentice Instructor in North Karnataka (a Private Student of Grandmaster Maj. Deepak Rao, Asian Pioneer of JKD & President’s Awardee)
  • Affiliated to All India Jeet Kune Do HQ(AIJH, Mumbai)
  • 2nd Degree Blackbelt in Unarmed Combat from UCCA, Mumbai
  • Has completed PhD in Martial Science from IUSMAS, USA
  • Trained in Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai Kick-boxing & BJJ at ACF, Mumbai
  • Represented India in a Full Contact - Mixed Martial Arts World Championship, held in Kislovodsk Russia, as part of UCCA team. He was trained by Major Rao for the Championship.
  • Won a Blackbelt medal of Honor for Skill & Valor in World MMA Championship & for representing the Country.

Professional Credentials

  • Chairman & Managing Director of Enerzi Microwave Systems Pvt. Ltd., Pioneer in Industrial Microwave Heating Solutions, in India.
  • Winner of Five National Awards from various Central Government and Private Organisations
  • A well-known Innovator & International Speaker on various Technologies.
  • Co-founder & a Mentor of four successful startup ventures in the technology domain. Winner of the National Young Innovators Award from Indian Institute of Information Technology, Pune in 2002.
  • Winner of the Social Entrepreneurship Award from Rotary International in the year 2011
  • He is a Certified Corporate Director from Institute of Directors, New Delhi.
  • He is a certified Visionary SME Leader by Confederation of Indian Industries & JICA