Onur Basaran got his first experience to boxing at a very young age, when he watched his father coach the Turkish National Boxing team. He had a brief professional boxing career and won the Turkish Championship of Boxing; then, Onur found his real passion in teaching.
He trained with some of the best and most experienced professional boxers in Turkey through his career as both a professional boxer and coach. Onur’s talent and dedication to boxing impressed his coach and peers.
Onur currently lives in Canada where he studies health and fitness science. His goal is to share his love for boxing to the people of Toronto. Onur combines old school boxing experience with modern fitness science to form his own unique yet effective training method. Through Honor Athletics and also known as Boxing Downtown Toronto, Onur spreads his enthusiasm for boxing and fitness to the community every day.