Entries by Andy Cleeves

CIMAC Superleague World Cup 1/7/18

The CIMAC Superleague World Cup, was held on Sunday 1st July, on an incredibly hot day in North Solihull. Team EPiC produced some brilliant performances at a very busy, but well organised event and finished the day with 6 golds and 18 other podium finishes. Was great to see EPiC Team Captain Kam Doyle fighting […]

GB Selection for 8 Epic Fighters

Epic Martial Arts are delighted to announce that 8 of its fighters have been selected to fight for Team GB at the WAKO World Championships in Italy, from 16-23 September 2018. Those selected are, Alex Fellender-Evans, Harvey Tyler, George Sherlock, Terese Rodgers, Ellie Doyle, Harrison Doyle, Katie Williams and Kam Doyle. Many congratulations to all […]

GB Point Fight Grand Slam – 17/6/18

The first GB Point Fight Grand Slam, was held in Crawley on Sunday 17th June, organised by GB Coach Jacey Cashman, in memory of his father Tony Cashman. It was an incredibly well organised and well run event, starting on time and running to schedule. There were some excellent performances on the day, Head Coach, […]

Epic Summer Camp 2018

The annual Epic Summer Camp was spent at Kiln Park Holiday Park, Tenby from 8-10 June 2018. For the 2nd year running, the weather was fantastic and really added to the feeling of being on holiday. It was a great weekend of training, socialising and getting to know everyone at this amazing club, a bit […]

Beginners Sparring Academy Graduation – May 2018

Many congratulations to the following students, who have just completed the 8 week Beginners Sparring Academy; Evie Jones, Sam Gifford, Harry Fletcher, Jet Morgan, Tilly Fowler, Louisa Alford, Alfie Allen, Jed Knight, Manning Yeomans, Max Prewitt, Lawrence Hinchcliffe and Travis Cecil. Senior Coach, Andy Gill commented ‘all students have improved greatly with their technique and […]

Hungarian Kickboxing World Cup, 18-20 May 2018

The Hungarian Kickboxing World Cup 2018, was held in Budapest between 18-20 May. Team Epic had a team of 9 fighters, these were Teia Doyle, Sean McDonald, Alex Fellender-Evans, Ellie Doyle, Harrison Doyle, Rhiannon Bater, Kam Doyle, Tom Warburton and Rakan Sabah. Head Coach, Andy Cleeves said ‘The team were on fire this weekend, from […]

Northants Open – 20 May 2018

On Sunday 20th May, Team Epic sent a team to the Northants Open, coached by Andy Gill and Gio Marchese. Both coaches commented on how well the team did as a whole and how everyone listened so well to instruction, particularly the 2 youngest warriors in the team, Harvey Pollard and Ryan Chapman, who both […]

3rd South West Series Event – Chepstow 13/5/18

The 3rd Interclub in the South West Series of 2018, was held in Chepstow on Sunday 13th May. As usual, there were large teams attending from Ed Byrne’s BBBA in Cornwall and Carl & Kyle Swaby’s  Terror Squad from Gloucester. There were some excellent performances on the day and some very close battles. This was […]

Epic Coppa BJJ

Epic Coppa BJJ Head Coach, Marcelo Coppa has had a very busy couple of months, not only teaching his students in Portishead, Nailsea and Clevedon, but also training, teaching and refereeing around Europe and the Middle East. March 11th saw Marcelo, a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jui-Jitsu, refereeing at the Abu Dhabi Grand […]

Be More Ben Charity fun day demonstration 7/5/18

A very hot bank holiday Monday, saw Epic Martial Arts give a very active and very entertaining demonstration at the Be More Ben family fun day, which was held at Portishead Football Club. Be More Ben, is a charity local to Portishead, set up to support the wonderful help and work that Children’s Hospice South […]