Sifu Roy Quiddington

Extensive martial arts & self-protection experience (since 1984).


Sifu Roy Quiddington trained in Judo.

Instructor: Bob Cowan



Sifu Roy Quiddington was a Taekwondo Black belt 1st Dan (World Taekwondo Federation), Instructor and qualified national referee.

Instructors: Master Y.S. Chung, Chris Sawyerr, Con Halpin, Kevin Woolett, Alan Kean.





Wing Chun Kung Fu (1992 – present).  Qualified Sifu and senior instructor with the United Kingdom Wing Chun Kung Fu Association (UKWCKFA) under Master James Sinclair, and previously trained under

Instructors Sifu Mark Phillips, Sifu Paul Godfrey, Sifu Lee Catling, and Sifu Atesh Salih.

Sifu Roy Quiddington has conducted weekly Wing Chun classes in Ingatestone since 2003 (mainly for children).

Roy trained particularly hard in 2001 and passed his 3rd level grading.

Qualified Wing Chun Kung Fu senior instructor (Hong Kong & United Kingdom Wing Chun Kung Fu Association certified).

Sifu Roy Quiddington received his Sifu status in January 2007, a most deserved recipient. He is still one of the most consistent students of Master Sinclair’s training a few times a week year in year out.


Self Protection (1994 – 2000). Instructor with the British Combat Association

Chief Instructors Geoff Thompson and Peter Consterdine.



Sifu Roy Quiddington trained extensively in Jeet Kune Do/Filipino Boxing/Kali-Eskrima/Stick Fighting/Boxing at the Bob Breen Academy.

Instructors: Guru Bob Breen, Ian Oliver, Wayne Rowlands, Owen Ogbourne.


First Aid/Child Protection

Qualified in work place and emergency first aid and child protection.  Police checked.


As a keen martial artist  Sifu Roy Quiddington has attended numerable martial arts seminars with many of the world’s elite teachers.

Seminars – various martial arts/self defence seminars including those under the following instructors (alphabetical):

  • Neil Adams
  • Bob Breen
  • Mathew Clempner
  • Peter Consterdine
  • Michael Coup
  • Braulio Estima
  • Robin Horsfall
  • Vadim Kolganov
  • Marc McFann
  • Rick Moneymaker
  • Andy Norman
  • Mark Phillips
  • Trevor Roberts
  • Marco Ruas,
  • James Sinclair
  • Bob Spour
  • Geoff Thompson
  • Dave Turton
  • Wan Kam Leung
  • Mal Williams
  • Eyal Yanilov
  • Rick Young.

For details on classes run by Sifu Roy Quiddington please call:

Tel:0775 686112