Will, originally from greater manchester, currently lives in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
Studied molecular biology at the university of Sheffield, graduating in 2008. Currently working as a freelance sound engineer/technician.
Took up Brazilian JiuJitsu in February 2013 and currently holds the rank of white belt (4 stripes) as of Feb 2016 under Jude Samuels of legacy BJJ.
Whilst affiliated with BJJ School. Mitsuyo "Count Koma" Maeda → Carlos Gracie, Sr. → Carlos Gracie, Jr. → José Leão Teixeira → Felipe de Souza → Mark Hayes (purple) → Will.
Whilst affiliated with Legacy BJJ:Mitsuyo "Count Koma" Maeda → Carlos Gracie, Sr. → Helio Gracie → Rolls Gracie→ Maurício Gomes → Jude Samuels → Mark Hayes (purple) → Will.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Grappling record
|2-10(1)||Loss||Daniel Pinchbeck (Grimsby Gracie JiuJitsu)||Points (8-5)||Nottingham Open||08/11/15||MHW 88.3kg||5:00||1 x 5min.|
|2-9(1)||Loss||Clive Clark (Chris Rees Academy)||Points (11-2)||Hereford Open 28 (White Belt)||13/09/15||MW 82.3kg||5:00||1 x 5min.|
|2-8(1)||Loss||Aiden Hewens (Rob Stevens BJJ, Nuneaton)||Points (11-2)||Hereford Open 28 (White Belt)||13/09/15||MW 82.3kg||5:00||1 x 5min.|
|2-7(1)||Win||Fotis Kwaśniewski (Combat Academy Hereford)||Points (9-2)||Hereford Open 28 (White Belt)||13/09/15||MW 82.3kg||5:00||Middle weight Debut||1 x 5min.|
|1-7 (1)||Loss||Rafal Wojciechowicz (2) ( DMAC, Doncaster)||Bow and Arrow Choke||British Submission League 2||01/06/14||Absolute||1:00||Won Bronze||Submission only|
|1-6(1)||Loss||Robert Draper – (Fight Ministry)||Armbar||British Submission League 2||01/06/14||Absolute||1:03||Submission only|
|1-5 (1)||Loss||Berni Lawley (DMAC, Doncaster)||Flying Armbar||British Submission League 2||01/06/14||MHW 88.3kg||0:19||Bronze play off||Submission only|
|1-4 (1)||Loss||Rafal Wojciechowicz (DMAC, Doncaster)||Armbar||British Submission League 2||01/06/14||MHW 88.3kg||1:21||Submission only|
|1-3 (1)||NC||Tom "the Vikinig" Crosby (combat base/ AVT)||Injury||Hereford Open 22 (White Belt)||23/03/14||MHW 88.3kg||3:01||1 x 5min.|
|1-3||Loss||Carl Hawkes (Chris Rees Academy)||Bow and Arrow Choke||Hereford Open 22 (White Belt)||23/03/14||MHW 88.3kg||2:23||1 x 5min.|
|1-2||Win||Steven Carlin (GB Birmingham)||Points (6-0)||Hereford Open 22 (White Belt)||23/03/14||MHW 88.3kg||5:00||Medium-Heavy Debut||1 x 5min.|
|0-2||Loss||Simon Bedows (Eclipse GB Walsall)||Cross Collar/Face Crush||Hereford Open 19 (White Belt)||15/09/13||HW 94.3kg||4:26||1 x 5min.|
|0-1||Loss||Martin Wilks (combat academy)||Ezequiel Choke||Hereford Open 19 (White Belt)||15/09/13||HW 94.3kg||2:32||Competition Debut||1 x 5min.|