International Hap-Ki-Do, Clevedon est. 1996

Grand Master Fred Adams

The club is a branch of the International Hapkido organisation established by Grand Master Fred Adams in Norwitch.

Grand Master Adams has had a long and distinguished career in martial arts and was a pioneer of the early martial arts movement in Britan in the 1950's 60's and 70's, some of his achievements are listed below:

  • 8th Dan Hapkido
  • 5th Dan Tae Kwon Do
  • 4th Dan Karate
  • Chairman of the Amateur Martial art Association
  • Appointed to the Steering Committee of the Martial Arts Commission
  • Established the Great Britain Hapkido Association in 1971 (the oldest of its kind)
  • Established International Hapkido in 1981
  • First to bring Hapkido to Ireland, and has taught Hapkido around the world including, America, Australia and Russia.
Grandmaster Fred Adams