Rachid has always had a passion for Stage combat which was evident during his Three years of actor training at the Guildford School of Acting, where he always achieved the highest grades in the subject and also won the Prize Fight choreography competition on the two years that he entered.
Since then Rachid has completed his teaching apprenticeship for the BADC under the guidance of his mentor Andrew Ashenden. He has also achieved his Black belt in Tae Kwon Doe and several coaching Badges for the British Academy of Fencing of which are all part of his training.
His recent credits as a Fight Choreographer include; Steam (Whitebear Theatre), Babies (Barons Court), Welcome Home (Landor Theatre), The Three Musketeers (Lambeth Playhouse), Macbeth(Etcetera Theatre), Biloxi Blues (Guildford School of Acting). His Work as a Fight Directors assistant/captain include; Romeo and Juliet (Piccadilly theatre, West End), The WALK (Granada Television) and the soap Wannabes (BBC).