Bobby Farquhar has been involved in combat sports for over 30 years, both as a coach and as a competitor. Bobby has found his home as the Boxing program Coach at Phoenix and has been developing and building the program in 2018.

Boxing for Bobby has been a lifelong pursuit. Teaching and coaching alongside international coaches from Ireland, Europe, and Australia.

Bobby has coached many boxers to various titles including his son Adrian Farquhar who has won Australian titles and represented Australia in the Junior Worlds. Bobby now coaches him in the professional ranks.

As a competitor Bobby fought throughout Australia, Asia, and Europe. A 5th Dan in Kempo, Bobby has won and coached his students to major titles including two world titles.

Bobby has coached ADFA student, officers, and members of the special forces. And has been awarded the ADFA shield for his contribution as a civilian to the students, both as a coach and instructor.