Coach John launched Cambridge MMA in 2018; he is the University of Cambridge's MMA Team Coach, and he is also an assistant Coach at Escapology BJJ.
Coach John is currently working on a deep study of the Danaher grappling systems (inc the work of Gordon Ryan & Garry Tonon); Duane Ludwig's Bang Muay Thai system; & Barry Robinson's Floyd Mayweather Boxing System.
Coach John qualified as a UKCC Level 1 Judo coach in 2013; in 2018 he became an Escapology Martial Arts Instructor Level 1 (re-validated in October 2019) as well as having certificates in Strength & Conditioning Coaching, NLP and ADCC Submission Grappling refereeing. Coach John has attended also Marc Goddard's (UFC Referee) MMA Refereeing & Judging weekend workshop.
Coach John continues to study coaching as a discipline in itself as well as regularly training Submission Grappling & Boxing as well as MMA.
John holds Ba(Hons) in Philosophy & is a PRINCE2 Practitioner qualified project manager.