Our Team

A great martial artist once said: "If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." Come into our school and let our devoted instructors help you overcome any obstacles in your life.

Head Coach Matt Ross

  • - 4th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo Instructor
  • - National Team Coach
  • - NCCP Certified - Performance Coach
  • - Official substitute at the 2012 London Olympics 4th division
  • - 16 years teaching experience
  • - CPR Certified
  • - Korean Trained
  • - Recognition through GTA and Canada as one of the top TKD instructor and athlete

Co-Owner and Head Coach Master Matthew Ross has been competing at provincial, national, and international World Taekwondo Federation events for the past 16 years. Among Master Ross’ many competitive achievements he is a 10x Provincial Champion, 9x National Medallist, Toronto International Open Gold medallist 2008, U.S. Open Bronze medallist 2010. Along with his competitive achievements Master Ross has also excelled as a coach and has recently been appointed as a National Team Coach!

Mr. Emin, Program Director

  • - 2nd Dan Black Belt Taekwondo Instructor
  • - Assistant Coach for All Star High Performance Team
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified
  • - Martial Art and Military Training

Co-Owner and program director at All Star Martial Arts, Mr. Emin has been involved with Martial Arts and Military training for over 20 years! Along with his impressive martial arts experience Mr. Emin holds Master’s Degree in Physics and is also the proud owner of AKROSS Canada which has been supporting and funding athletes since its creation.

Mr. Andrew Cunnane, Instructor

  • - 2nd Degree Black Belt Taekwondo Instructor
  • - 3 x Ontario Provincial Champion
  • - 2015 Canada Open (G1) GOLD
  • - 2014 Canadian National Team member to the Commonwealth Championships
  • - 2013 Canadian Senior Nationals SILVER
  • - 2012 Toronto Open Juniors GOLD
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified

Mr. Andrew has been training with All Star Martial Arts since its opening in 2010. Showing tremendous talent as an athlete Mr. Andrew in his first year of competition became 2nd ranked contender in Canadian Middleweight Senior division! With his dedication to sport and work Mr. Andrew is an excellent role model for younger students and aspiring athletes.

Master Sean MacNeill

  • - 4th Dan Master Taekwondo Instructor
  • - Head Coach for All Star Martial Arts High Performance Poomsae Team
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified
  • - 15 Years of Martial Arts experience
  • - 7 Years of teaching experience
  • - Korean Trained
  • - Trained by the Canadian National Team Head Poomsae Coach

Master MacNeill has dedicated over half of his life to mastering the Korean Martial Art of Taekwondo, his tireless efforts to improve and perfect his teaching abilities has lead him to be a Master Instructor at All Star Martial Arts. His teaching approach is like no other and has been one of the greatest additions to the All Star Martial Arts Staff!

Ms. Armina, Instructor

  • - 2nd Degree Black Belt Taekwondo Instructor
  • - 7 year of Martial Arts experience
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified
  • - Assistant Montessori Teacher
  • - International Competitor
  • - 2014 Member of Ontario’s Sparring Team to the National Championships

Ms. Armina started her Martial Arts career in her first years of high school and hasn’t looked back since. After joining All Star Martial Arts two years ago to take her competitive career to the next level she has made tremendous progress and has started fighting provincially, nationally, and internationally with great success on all three levels! Along with being a talented Martial Artist Ms. Armina is also our After School Program Director and one of the lead instructors at All Star Martial Arts.

Mr. Peter

  • - 2nd Degree Black Belt Taekwondo Instructor
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified
  • - 4 Years of Martial Arts experience
  • - International Competitor
  • - 2014 Canadian National Bronze Medalist

Mr. Peter has been a member of All Star Martial Arts since its early years and has grown as a valued instructor and athlete of our Team. Mr. Peter is currently studying to become a Pediatrician at the University of Toronto. With the skills and discipline he has learned through his Martial Arts career Mr. Peter manages to study, teach, and train as a High Performance athlete and is a great example for our teenage students that with the right mix of focus, discipline and hard work you can accomplish anything you set your mind to!

Clark Marcellano, Office Manager

  • - Avid Muay Thai practitioner
  • - Graduated Child and Youth Worker from Seneca College
  • - CPR/First Aid Certified
  • - Summer Camp Coordinator

Clark has recently taken over the position of running our day to day operations. Managing the All Stars office affairs, Clark is adored by all our students for his incredibly friendly nature and loved by the adults for his inspiring fighting spirit!