Inspired by his father who was an avid practitioner of Chinese Martial Arts, Kaiquan began training at the age of 16 and soon became a Team Singapore Muay Thai Athlete.

He has fought in various countries including the legendary Lumpinee Stadium, taking on opponents from Thailand, Malaysia, Brazil, Hong Kong and Japan.

He has also sought out USSA Personal Training, ASCA Strength and Conditioning Coaching, and Myofascial Rehabilitation certifications.