Anthony Flask

The Founder

Shihan Anthony Flask is a 7th Dan red and white belt Ju-Jitsu instructor based in Melbourne with Over 40 years of experience.  Shihan’s school Combat Ju-Jitsu was established in 1988, he teaches both traditional and modern forms of Ju-Jitsu.

This system is aesthetically dynamic to watch on the mats, however the main focus of his art is to be a powerful and practical street self-defence.

Anthony has instructed and mentored thousands of members both from international and national destinations to date. Those of which include members of the armed Forces, Victorian and Federal Police, security personnel and the general public. Guiding and mentoring youngsters and adults is a high priority for Shihan Flask, helping them to grow within the art as well as how to flourish within one’s own spiritual nature. A high importance of his teachings is to “approach others in the spirit of friendship” and to bring out the very best both, physically and mentally along their journey.

Shihan Flask’s pursuit for perfection within the art has seen him constantly evolve and refine techniques which have earnt him high regard and respect within the Ju-Jitsu and martial arts community.  “Ju-Jitsu is a way of life for which I am happy to share my knowledge.”


You can rest assure that you are in good hands learning from some of Australia’s finest Ju-Jitsu instructors that will help guide you every step of the way.

– All instructors have a long teaching history
– All instructors are fully qualified and graded by Shihan Anthony Flask 7th Dan Master Grade
– All instructors are members of and recognised by The Australian Ju-Jitsu Association

Senior Level Instructors

Shihan Anthony Flask

7th Dan Master Grade

40 Years Experience

Sensei Michael Grech

4th Dan Ju-Jitsu

35 Years Experience

Sensei Shane Trovato

4th Dan Ju-Jitsu

26 Years Experience

Sensei Jeremy Sofyan

2nd Dan Ju-Jitsu

15 Years Experience

Sensei Thomas Schembri

2nd Dan Ju-Jitsu

15 Years Experience


Sensei Nick Kovanidis

1st Dan Ju-Jitsu

Sensei Michael Eather

1st Dan Ju-Jitsu

Sensei Brendan Spitalieri

1st Dan Ju-Jitsu

Sensei Justin Hale

1st Dan Ju-Jitsu

Sensei Brandon Changtime

1st Dan Ju-Jitsu