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Black Belt Academy

About The Edwards Family
No Ego. No Thugs. Just Fun. 

Families that Kick together stick together

Established since 2001 
Providers of family martial arts classes through out the North West.

We teach Kickboxing, Krav Maga, MMA, Karate, Escrima and More.

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Wayne Edwards is a father of two Moragn and Ashley, whose profiles are below. He is Married to Mandy Edwards who is also an Instructor at Didsbury Black Belt Academy and Edwards Black Belt Schools.

He has had a fantastic career in the Martial Arts. He was a competitor for a long while and achieved world number 1 status.


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He has been a British Champion and 
World Champion and now is the president of the Great British 
World Fight Martial Arts Council.

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Master Edwards also owns Master E Security that specializes in Close Protection, Security and Conflict Resolution training. 


In 2011-2012 Master E was contracted to deliver SIA qualifications contributing to the education of over 13,000 candidates from both civilian and military sources for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games, which was a once in a lifetime experience.

Master E has black belts in Karate, Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Escrima and Kung Fu. He is at present a 6th degree black belt. He is a qualified Kapap and Krav Maga instructor as well as a memebr of the Greek DRCS system. 

 
Master Wayne Edwards and Mandy Gott started Edwards Black Belt Schools in Manchester on the 5th of November 2001,Buxton Black belt Academy in September 2002, Chorlton Black belt Academy in 2007 and Didsbury black belt academy in 2009.

Mandy Edwards

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Mandy has been in the Martial Arts for 20 years. Mandy Gott has had a great deal of competition experience and her highest ranking was number 2 in the country. She has also been on the British team.

Mandy has been a pioneer in teaching Ladies only programs, Adults and the award winning Little dragons program, which is aimed at the 4yrs to 6yr age group. Our Little Dragons program at the academy was produced by her to incorporate a lot of the skills she has instilled in Morgan and Ashley.

Mandy is a 2nd Degree Black Belt

 

Ashley Wayne Michael Edwards


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Ashley, at present, is the youngest member of the Edwards family. He loves to street dance, go swimming and aspires to follow in the foot steps of his dad. Ashley has a passion for the martial arts.

Ashley started The Little Dragons program at the age of 3 1/2. Ashley, at present, is looking forward to taking his little Dragons black belt test next year.

 

Morgan Simone Edwards

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Morgan is the Eldest. Morgan enjoys street dancing, swimming, gymnastics, football and falling into her dads foot steps the martial arts. 

She started off in the little dragons program at age 3 1/2 years and then moved on to the juniors program. 

Morgan is approaching her Junior Black belt this year. Morgan is an accomplished junior martial artist as she has been a British champion in Freestyle Karate and has had some success in semi contact kickboxing.



The Edwards Families number one aim is to provide fun Martial Arts in a Safe Environment.

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