Simkin Martial Arts Academy

Tel: 01922-623974

Neil Simkin

Head Instructor

Teaches: Karate, BJJ, MMA, No Gi
  • Karate - 4th Dan Black Belt (Wado Ryu)
  • BJJ - Black Belt (Under Braulio Estima)
  • Karate – British and European Champion – 1995
  • Karate – Triple World Medallist - 2000
  • Hungarian BJJ Open 2006 – Blue Belt - Bronze
  • European BJJ Championships 2006 – Blue Belt – Silver & Bronze
  • Pan American BJJ Championships 2006 – Blue Belt – Bronze
  • Pan American BJJ Championships 2009 – Purple Belt – Bronze
  • World No Gi Championships 2009 – Brown Belt – Bronze
  • British Open 2012- Black Belt- Middle - Bronze
  • British Open 2012- Black Belt - Absolute - Silver
  • Pan American No Gi 2012 - Black Belt - Middle - Silver
  • Pan American No Gi 2013 - Black Belt - Middle - Bronze

Gareth Billingham

Teaches: Karate
  • Karate - 2nd Dan Black Belt (Wado Ryu)

Teale Finch

Teaches: Kids' BJJ
  • BJJ - purple belt

Dom McDermott

Teaches: MMA
  • BJJ -Purple belt
  • No Gi British Open 2011 – White Belt – Silver
  • Midlands Open BJJ 2011 – White Belt – Silver
  • MMA Record 3-3-0
  • Cage in the rage Champion 2014

Charli Simkin

  • Karate – 2nd Dan Black Belt (Wado Ryu)
  • BJJ – Orange belt
  • BJJ British Open 2009 – White & Yellow Belt Belt – Bronze
  • BJJ British Open 2010 – Orange & White Belt – Bronze
  • Hereford Open 6 2011 – Orange & White Belt - Silver
  • BJJ British Open 2011 – Green & White Belt – Gold
  • Hereford Open 9 2011 – Green & White Belt - Gold
  • No Gi British Open 2011 – Green & White Belt – Gold
  • Kids Pan American Championships 2012 – Yellow Belt – Bronze
  • Hereford Open 12 2012 – Yellow Belt - Gold
  • BJJ British Open champion 2012 - Yellow Belt - Gold
  • Midlands Open 2013 - Yellow Belt - Gold
  • Hereford Open 13 - Yellow Belt - Gold
  • Hereford Open 13 - Yellow Belt - Gold (Womens White Belt Category)
  • Pan American Champion - 2014
  • British Juvenile Bjj & No-gi Champion 2014
  • British Adult BJJ and no-gi Champion 2014
  • RANKED WORLD NUMBER 1 BY IBJJF - 2014

Andy McCreadie

  • BJJ Brown Belt