Robin van Roosmalen was born in Den Bosch, The Netherlands on Oct 1, 1989. First born of the proud parents William and Astrid van Roosmalen. Robin has a sister, Melissa, and a younger brother, Nordin.

At the age of 4 Robin is introduced to kick-boxing. Robin loved to watch his father William van Roosmalen in the boxing ring.

When Robin turned 6 he was allowed to start kickbox training under the supervision of his father. Highly motivated and happy, Robin trained on a daily basis with a 1000% effort.

7 years of age, Robin already had a number of junior matches under his belt, when Robin felt it was time for something more...

Robin started Judo wrestling, as an extra, at which he showed the same adeptness. After six years of martial arts, Robin's passion for the sport had somewhat diminished.

Robin joined a local soccer team and played football for some time. Four years later, Robin's passion for kick-boxing rekindled...