Self Defence Lecture

This is the first of what we hope will be many lectures on the topic of self defence and self protection, by our Coach, Sifu Jay Cooper. Jay is internationally recognised as a use of force expert has lectured internationally on Post-Conflict Articulation and Situational Awareness. This brief lecture begins to discuss the moral, legal…

Jay Cooper Interview

Jay Cooper Interview Many of you will know Jay (The Hound) for his forthright views on Martial Arts and in particular self defence, but what about the man behind the persona? What lead him into martial arts, the police force and a lifelong interest in self defence? Jay recently took time out to answer some…

Interview with Sarah-Jade Folk

Interview with Sarah-Jade Folk Sarah-Jade Folk, along with Jay Cooper, is the co-owner of Esteem Martial Arts and HAVOC JKD, based in Calgary, Canada. She is a multiple time provincial and national champ and world level competitor. Sarah’s qualifications include: Apprentice Instructor – JKDAA (Jeet Kune Do Athletic Association) Instructor – HAVOC JKD 2nd Dan…

Self Defence Training

Self Defence Training Sifu Simon Sheridan is always looking to take his and his student’s training to the next level and we often cross train with someone who is no stranger to HAVOC JKD, either here in the UK or with our founder’s school in Calgary, Canada. Dr John Titchen of The Practical Karate association is recognised…

HAVOC comes to the UK

HAVOC comes to the UK HAVOC founded by Sifu Jay Cooper has it’s first representative in the UK under the guidance of Sifu Simon Sheridan. The name HAVOC means “Hostile Aggressive Violent Offender Combatives” – which represent the main types of confrontation one may encounter. It also refers to the very nature of combat itself,…