Paul S Taylor
Paul is a Level 1 Coach His Military experiance will be a great assest to the Association . He provides a great input to our Unarmed comabt Training. He is forunate enough to have trained alongside Special Forces and the Gurkhas .
Sarah is a Level 3 Selfdefence Instructor (2018)
Sarah is a vastly experienced and qualified coach and she has competed successfully at national level as a boxer in her own right. She brings commitment, ambition and drive to her work as a coach.
- Emergency 1st Aid in sport
- Safe guarding and child protection
- Disability in sport
- Boxing for fitness level 1
- Boxing for fitness Advanced
- Fast Pads and pad holding qualification
- England Boxing Level 1 Assistant coach
- England Boxing level 2 Full Coach
- Train the Trainer qualification
- Coaching Educator for the Midlands
Richard is a Level one Selfdefence Instructor and successful personal Trainer.He is a welcome addition to our family.
Tamsin first trained with me 5 years ago (2013) at the Viking Boxing club doing Selfdefence. She is a Level 3 Qualified Instructor and a member of the Selfdefence Association. Tamsin has a real passion for making the community a better place.Her main interest is safety for Ladies and Children. Tamsin achieved her Ladies Selfdefence Qualification in 2017.
She is also a fitness and Boxfit Instructor,
Jen is a fully qualified Level 3 PT & L1 England Boxing Coach. She is a Level TWO Selfdefence instructor (2018) .One of her goals is to coach people to be able to protect themselves and be safe. She has the ability to motivate.
Martin Ladbrooke Jason Dee Phil Bird
Phil is 6th Dan Tomiki Aikido with the British Aikido Association and 2nd Dan Taiho Jutsu.
He has run the Knigfisher Aikido club in Redditch for nearly 40 years.Phil has been England squad coach and has traveled the world representing GB. He has been voted sportsman of the year by Redditch Council we are honored to have him on-board as a member of the Redditch Selfdefence Association. A great coach and friend.
Martin and Jason have now taken over the reigns and come highly recommended.
We are lucky enough to have such a knowledgeable fitness expert in the gym that retains such an enormous amount of information on everything.
Richard is a Level 2 Qualified Selfdefence Instructor (2018)
- 1st Aid at work
- Child protection and safeguarding
- England Boxing Level 1
- Fitness instructor level 2
- Personal trainer level 3
- First Dan in Kick boxing qualified
Scott is a Level 1 Qualified SD Instructor and has participated in several Martial Arts over the years He also studies Goshin Jutsu with the Selfdefence Association and is an assistant coach. He is professional in his approach and is an asset to the SDA.
Master Jacqui Fisher
We are more than happy to recommend and welcome Master Jacqui Fisher She is the Chief Instructor @ ATMA (Association of Traditional Martial Arts.) They hold regular classes in Bedworth, Nuneaton, Coventry, Kenilworth and of course Redditch. She has been involved in MA since 1982. They are a family oriented club with traditional values.
Laura McKick Kick
John is the head of O’Hare Martial arts. He is an honorary member of the Selfdfefence Association. In 2014 he won a World Kickboxing title. In the 20 years John has been practicing Martial Arts he says he has learnt discipline and respect.John has been coaching for 13 years and runs regular classes in Redditch.