Instructor Lucas John


Lucas John started training in Martial Arts over 12 years ago. As a combative sports fan, Lucas wanted to explore his passion and began his journey in Muay Thai Kick Boxing and is now a Nak Muay under (Kru) Chris Ballard. Lucas fell in love with the art and decided to explore other arts along with Muay Thai. Lucas earned his Black belt in Aiki Ju-Jitsu under Master Ballard (5th Dan Aiki Ju-Jitsu Black Belt) on December 20th 2014. Lucas also earned his Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Mike Desrosiers (BJJ Brotherhood Black Belt) on july 17th 2019.


  • Shodan/Black belt in Aiki Ju-jitsu
  • Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu
  • Nak Muay in Muay Thai Kickboxing
  • XCP & UFAI VT MMA fighter of the year 2014
  • Head Coach and corner man to several local MMA fighters
  • MMA, Grappling and Muay Thai Referee