new feature section for the New Paradigm is on men and women
who combine successful careers, with outstanding community
involvement. We thank Dr Manzoor Butt for contributing this
article on Mr Zahid Bhatti, who operates the Rocky Martial
Arts School in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
We welcome articles for this
section . Lesley Pocock, Publisher
Zahid Bhatti, 23, is a highly distinguished Martial Arts Trainer
who has a Black belt – Third Dawn (Black
Belt 2nd Degree) in Muay Thai Kick Boxing.
is a Martial
Arts Master, Social Reformer, Human Rights Activist & Youth
Worker at his own training facility the
Rocky Kick Boxing Martial Arts Academy, which teaches approximately 150
list of professional achievements include:
Accompanied National Under-16 team as “Official Coach” to India,
2005 for Indo-Pak Series.
Accompanied National Under-16 team as “Official Coach” to Iran,
2005 for South Asian Championship.
National Judge & Referee for National Muay Thai Kick Boxing
Instructor Award Year 2004 from Muay Thai Kick Boxing Federation,
Instructor Award Year 2005 from Muay Thai Kick Boxing Federation,
of Performance Award from Shamsabad Community-January, 2006.
works with the rural poor and educates poor boys and girls. He has
recently intervened in the lives of three impoverished young girls.
He took them into the course so that
they could have some opportunity to make something of themselves.
No fee. No charge.
one of the girls, is pictured below.
is working with Dr Manzoor Butt in the Shamsabad Community in a
number of sectors. Most of the involvement is in health, education,
youth work, human rights, social reforms, and relief of poverty
through income generation sectors.
is especially involved in youth work and supports sports, useful
like youth trips, youth adventures, awareness
walks and rallies. He is also involved in activities like water&
sanitation, the war against drugs and STDs, and so on.
the recent Pakistan earthquake he became a member of the Shamsabad
Community Rapid response team.
business objectives are to strive for youth promotion,
primary health care facilities, and facilities of primary universal
education for the poor, social reforms, human rights and relief
- To impart the knowledge and skills of Martial
Arts to young boys and girls as well as the knowledge and skills
of First Aid to youth.
congratulate Zahid Bhatti on the way he conducts his life and for
being a worthy mentor to the youth of Pakistan.