School Address

Ludlow Junior School, Clee View, Ludlow
Shropshire, SY8 1HX

Telephone: 0800 389 3987

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Welcome to Lee Matthews British Military Martial Arts

Our fully qualified team of ex-servicemen and civilian Martial Arts and Kickboxing instructors at BMMA teach discipline, respect and confidence as part of their martial arts classes.

Lessons taught

Little Soldiers - 4 yrs - 7 yrs   

Cadets - 8 yrs - 11 yrs

Adults - 12 yrs +

All adult classes at British Military Martial Arts in Ludlow are based around kickboxing and military style fitness training. For full information about the current classes and times on offer for both adults and children contact us free on 0800 389 3987 today and book your free 7 day trial lesson pass.

Instructors

Nigel Gill

My first martial arts class with Lee Matthews was in 1999. I wanted my 6 year son, Daniel to take up kickboxing. Daniel got nervous and wouldn’t take part unless I agreed to join in. This was probably one of the best ever decisions I made. I found the classes exciting and challenging and couldn't wait for the next one. When I reached Red Belt I became one of Lee’s first SWAT members, when I got my red suit I wore it with great pride.



In 2003 I gained my first Dan Black Belt. I spared 15 rounds, some against Matt and James Winsper who are both legendary world champions. This was by far the greatest achievement I have ever received. I was Lee’s first Student to go all the way from White to Blackbelt also Daniel and I became the first father and son Blackbelt team.

Shortly after gaining my First Dan I opened my first school under Lee Matthews in Bridgnorth, The school is still going today and is very successful.

In 2006 I gained my second Dan Black Belt, for this I had to do a solo parachute,  run the Wrekin three times, do a fire walk and do a full contact kickboxing fight, 15 more rounds of sparing which was even more demanding than the sparing on my first Dan. In 2009 I gained my third Dan.

Apart from my kickboxing training with Lee Matthews I have trained with ex-WBC World Super Middle Weight Boxing Champion Ritchie Woodhall and Braulio Estima Brasilian Ju-Jutsu world Blackbelt Champion. I now put elements of these into my classes to give them an added dimension.

I opened my second school in Wolverhampton and my third in Ludlow. I now teach every night of the week and have around 130 students training under myself and my team.

I also spent four years as a professional boxing referee employed by the British Boxing Board of Control, refereeing over 300 professional fights in front of crowds over 10,000 spectators.

My hobbies include keeping fit, I try to run at least three times a week, I prefer over road and hill runs as opposed to flat road work. I have run a number of half marathons. I also like to walk, I live in the countryside on the Shropshire Worcester border, I love the area and I get out as often as possible.

I have also run 4 very successful fight nights at the Castle Hall in Bridgnorth. I put on over 30 fights in one night and have a crowd of over 300 cheering parents and students. I even have character fights, and the most memorable was Spiderman versus Batman, check this out on You Tube - it’s legendary.

In 2009 I was made redundant as Senior Quality Engineer at Ogihara Telford. Martial Arts then became my full time employment and I have never looked back.