Neil Shipley started his martial arts training in Lau Gar and Wu Shu styles of Chinese martial arts and joined Shaolin in 2012. He trains under the Chief Instructor at our St Albans and Kings Langley classes.
Qualifying as a black belt in April 2022, Neil is passionate about the health and wellbeing benefits of training and being part of the Shaolin Community. He is DBS registered, a certified instructor through the British Martial Arts and Boxing Association and, in January 2023, launched the Harpenden branch of Shaolin.
Based out of the Harpenden Sports Centre, Neil teaches the Shaolin traditional syllabus as well as Kickboxing and K1 techniques.
His enthusiasm for teaching and for his students always makes his classes exciting places to be!