the combat academy is an award winning team.
Owen Deakin is a martial artist of the highest order with a host of accomplishments and a growing body of experience to his name. Owen has studied Martial Arts with The Combat Academy since 2013 and continues to learn, grow and improve his craft. His accomplishments in that time include;
- 2nd Dan Blackbelt
- ICO Northern Area Champion
- ICO English Champion x 2
- WMO English Champion
- ICO British Champion
- EFK British Champion
- WMO British Champion
ISKA British Champion
- ISKA European Champion
- ICO World Champion
- ICO World Open Gold Medalist x 2
Owen is also studying towards various sports, health & fitness related qualifications to supplement his learning in order to help him to continue to develop as a coach.
Owen is an excellent coach and blends his assertive style with humour and encouragement to bring the best out in students. He is very supportive of all members and is particularly good at helping younger members build confidence and older students develop technique and skills.