|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on December 16, 2015 at 3:35 PM||comments (158)|
2015 has been a great year packed with hard work and great progress, and our students rounded it off with a fantastic set of gradings this December. We had several students grading for their very first time who are proud to leave their white belts b...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on October 28, 2015 at 5:15 PM||comments (1)|
It's been an incredible month for the Guildford Academy's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu fight team; instructor Nick Fielding and his team have competed every weekend without fail and what's more, they brought home a selection of medals from every competition without fail! Here's the rundown...
Saturday 3rd October - Dorset & Hants BJJ Open
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|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on October 28, 2015 at 4:55 PM||comments (1)|
Sunday 18th October saw some fantastic results at the CIMAC Superleague in Dorking. The Guildford Predatorz took eight of our fighters to this national competition for an exciting day of semi contact and light continuous kickboxing.
Both Isaac Mulligan and Frankie Bevans competed for the first time in a while and it was great to see them practising their skills on the mat again! Finley Dean and Alex Legassick both competed in their first national tournament; the...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on October 24, 2015 at 9:35 AM||comments (1)|
Over the weekend of the 11th-12th October, the Guildford Predatorz Kickboxing team competed at the Bristol Open. This is one of the biggest UK competitions and attracts some of the best fighters from Europe and America. The competition is spread over two days, Saturday hosting the Continuous, Tag Team Points Fighting and the Open Weight events. Su...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on October 10, 2015 at 7:10 PM||comments (1)|
We are proud to announce that two of our students have recently earned their Lil' Dragon black belts! Hasan Babar and Kai Gregory graded at Cobham's Hand Down Martial Arts Academy and both did extremely well! Congratulations guys!
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on October 7, 2015 at 1:25 PM||comments (1)|
It was a busy weekend for the Guildford Academy of Martial Arts, with competitions on both Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th October.
Instructors Daniel Hayles and Brendan Martin fought at the Only the Strong fight show in Watford on S...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on August 19, 2015 at 3:25 PM||comments (19)|
Some brilliant results over the weekend as five of our students took part in the Surrey BJJ Open. Held at the University of Surrey in Guildford, this exciting tournament had a wide range of weight divisions for both men and women as well as an open weight category. Instructor Nicholas Fielding fought exceptionally well and took home a silver medal, and students Jack Mathias, Henry Grimble, Harpreet Manku and Ellie Riches each took hom...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on July 29, 2015 at 4:55 PM||comments (0)|
Great results from the BJJ crew at the Brighton Open on Saturday. Nick Fielding got a amazing bronze in the purple no-gi and a bronze in the blue belt open weight, Jack Mathais did fanatically well and claimed his first gold in the gi white belt ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on July 6, 2015 at 4:05 PM||comments (0)|
One of the biggest events of the Kickboxing calendar took place in Birmingham last Sunday. Held at the North Solihull Sports Centre, the CIMAC World Cup is a well established tournament with semi contact (points) and light continuous divisions ranging from Under 7’s to Adult Seniors.
The Guildford Predatorz took a strong team of six fighters to this competition and it was great to see everyone in action.
First to fight was 11-year old ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by guildfordmartialarts on January 27, 2015 at 9:30 AM||comments (1)|
Some fantastic results at the Watford open at the weekend!
First to fight was Meghan Milne in the -130cm girls advanced points. Meghan won her first two fights against good opponents and in the final narrowly lost in a fantastic and close fight taking silver
Second up was Isaac Mulligan in the -150cm boys points category. This was a huge section with over 20 kids involved. Isaac did tremendously well winning 4 fights before narrowly losing out in the semi final t...Read Full Post »