Became enthralled with martial arts during the 70's Bruce Lee boom. Learnt elements of Aikido and Chinese Kickboxing then started training in Wing Chun Chinese Boxing in December 1990.
Joe opened the Godalming club in September 1994, he competed in full contact Lei Tai during 1994-96 where he demonstrated an enduring and tenacious spirit. Has also studied the major grappling arts as well as boxing and modern combat.
A big advocate of Sport Fighting and has coached a number of successful students from Godalming in this area.