Mr Hobbs has been training in sports karate for the past 10 years and currently holds the rank of 2nd Dan Black Belt in Karate and Kickboxing.
Mr Hobbs has achieved many awards in his martial arts career, some of his top achievements are listed below.
- Peterbrough Series Grand Champion 2008/9/10
- Boston Series Grand Champion 2007/09/10
- ISKA British Semi-Contact Champion 2007
- Member of the 2007 ISKA Team England Fight Squad
- Competed for England at the ISKA Europeon Championships (Szentes Hungary)
- Martial Arts World Games (Ohio USA) World Champion – 2007
- The Cool Runnings British Sports Martial Arts Premiership – Champion
- WFFO International Cup Champion 2001/03
- Combat World Champion 2001/02