Jim has over 15 yrs of instruction in boxing,kickboxing and grappling. He is Master Self Defense Police Instructor for LAPD and has 26 yrs experience in law enforcement. With also a black belt in Akido, Jim can work with everyone no matter what their level. Jims years of service is truly appreciated by the community and LAKO members alike
Rico has been training others and teaching in boxing, muay thai, and kickboxing for over 5 years at prestigious studios throughout the region. He comes to LAKO BOXING as a certified NASM instructor and group x instructor also for several years in the area Rico’s unbridled energy and enthusiasm is making him already a member favorite at LAKO.
Dominic comes to LAKO with a decade of experience as a trainer,fighter and instructor. He has fought and trained all over the world from England to Thailand. Dominic has accumulated a 5-0 professional kickboxing record. He has also won numerous regional and national tournaments in kickboxing and judo.
Brandon comes to LAKO BOXING with over 15 yrs of Various Martial Arts and Tournament Fighting. He also has black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Brandon holds a BA degree in Health and Science plys has a EMT_B Certification. Brandon love of boxing,jui jitsu and Muay Thai is evident in his training of our clients
Veto comes to LAKO BOXING with an extensive background as a trainer and fighter in Muay Thai, Boxing and various other martial arts for over 10 years. He has studied all over the world. Veto has gold medaled in several jr olympics and Arnold Classics. As a proud member of the Army Veto brings the military background of proud service too all his clients.
Andy comes to LAKO BOXING with a professional record of 5-0 in Muay Thai, all by KO. He has been training in boxing and martial arts since age 7. Andy certifications include Corrective Exercise Specialist and NASM. With a friendly attitude and a killer ring instinct, Andy is ready to train all levels.
Jorge comes to LAKO BOXING with an amateur record of over 20 wins with 10 of them by KO.. He has been training amateur and pro boxers of all ages for over 5 years and helping many of them win tournaments and belts. Whether new or experienced, Jorge can motivate anyone to be the best that they can be.
“THE FIGHT PROFESSOR”
Stephen is an internationally known instructor, trainer, practitioner in Kickboxing and MMA for over 20 yrs. “The Fight Professor” is also a very well respected TV host and commentator for such famous fight organizations such as PRIDE, K-1,STRIKEFORCE, and CAGE RAGE to name just a few. Stephens expertise in all areas of the fight game is legendary
Leopoldo Reyes has 10 years of training in Muay Thai, kick boxing, and boxing under 5 world champion Kathy Long. He’s competed in Jiu-Jitsu,Judo, boxing, kick boxing and full rules Muay Thai. He holds a black belt in kick-boxing and yellow belt in kung Fu San Soo under Kathy Long. He also holds a purple belt in Judo under Mike Verdugo. He’s competed in boxing, kick boxing, Muay Thai, Jiu-Jitsu and Judo and has an amateur record of 2-0 in boxing and 8-3 Muay Thai.
LAKO is very proud to have Anthony Richetts on staff He has over 20 years as a martial arts practitioner plus 12 years as an instructor in hapkido, jiu jitzu and boxing in his own right, Anthony brings both his love of teaching and experience to our studio. Anthony is a 3rd degree black belt in hapkido, holds a instructor certification in hapkido and is CPR certified by the Red Cross. His unusual combination of intellect, knowledge and love of fitness is what makes him so popular as a instructor.