GUILDFORD ACADEMY OF MARTIAL ARTS

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Chief Instructor

Alex Kennedy

AGE: 38                                                  YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 15                   PROUDEST MOMENT: Winning his first World Title & WAKO British Title

TITLES AND ACHIEVEMENTS: 3 X WAKO British Champion (2011/2014/2015), WKA World Champion (Light Continuous) 2010, WKA Team World Champion (Light Continuous) 2010, WKU World Champion (Light Continuous) 2014, WKU Team World Champion (Light Continuous) 2015, WKU World Silver Medalist Points 2015, US Open Champion 2013, Spanish Open Champion 2013, WKA World Bronze Medalist (Points) 2010, WKA Team World Bronze Medalist (Points) 2010 (Light Continuous) 2009, Bristol Open Champion 2013,  Cimac Superleague Grand Champion 2010/2011/2013, 3 X Cimac World Cup Champion, Cimac British Open Champion, WKA National Champion, 2 x Top Ten British Champion, 2 x BKC British Champion, BSMA Champion, Midland Open Champion, Multi Cimac Superleague Winner and Medalist, WAKO GB Team Member, Member of WKA/GBMAA Team for 2009 Clash of the Titans, Rage in a Cage 2 Champion, 2 x Team Gold at The Kings Battleground, Member of the GBMAA Elite Light Contact Team, Clash of the Titans Winner with GBMAA Elite 2011, 3 x Irish Open Bronze, Best Fighter Bronze 2013, WAKO British Silver 2013, MWTK Taekwondo British Championships Silver 2014

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3rd Degree Black Belt in Kickboxing
  • GBMAA Sport Martial Arts Instructor Level 5
  • GBMAA Traditional Martial Arts Instructor Level 2
  • GBMAA First Aid, Child Protection, Equality in Sport, Health & Safety
  • Belts Held in 3 Different Martial Art Styles
SPECIALIST AREAS:
  • Continuous Kickboxing & Points Fighting
  • Fight Preparation & Application
  • Coaching - Senior GBMAA Predatorz Coach / WKA England Coach / WPKA England Coach
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Motivation

Assistant Instructors

Brendan Martin

AGE: 22
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 4 years
TITLES AND ACHIEVEMENTS: 
Cimac World Cup Champion 2013 Northampton Open Champion 2013
Irish Open Bronze
Multi Cimac Superleague titles
Multi GBMAA Interclub wins
QUALIFICATIONS: 
Senior Instructor
CRB checked
Brown/black belt in British Freestyle Kickboxing
PROUDEST ACHIEVEMENT: Winning the Advanced Mens -74kg Cimac World Cup

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Daniel Hayles
 
AGE: 21
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 4 years
QUALIFICATIONS: Purple/Black Belt in British Freestyle Kickboxing
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: 
• Advanced Kicking
• Kids Classes
• Stretching and flexibility
Titles and Achievements:
Cimac World Cup +74kg Continuous Champion 2014

PROUDEST MOMENT: Joining the Guildford Academy team for his dream job of Martial Arts Instructor
AMBITIONS: To get his Black Belt in Freestyle Kickboxing!

MMA and Jiu Jitsu Instructors

Dave Rintoul

AGE: 34

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 23 years
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: MMA, K1, Grappling

 

 

 

 

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Nicholas Fielding

MMA AND BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU INSTRUCTOR

AGE: 26
ACHIEVEMENTS: BJJ Blue Belt under Ivam Maciel

AMATEUR AND SEMI-PRO RECORD: 3 wins, 1 draw. 

Nick is an up-and-coming fighter in the world of competitive MMA. He is a good all-rounder with a solid technical knowledge of both standup and grappling and is one of the Guildford Academy's most devoted and promising members. Nick is a frequent presence at tournaments and is a regular corner man for the Guildford Academy fight team.