John Lewis (fighter)
February 8, 1968 |
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 13 st)|
|Division||Lightweight and Welterweight|
|Rank||5th degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
1st degree black belt in Judo
1st degree black belt in Jujutsu
2nd degree black belt in Sho Kon Do
|Mixed martial arts record|
John Lewis (born February 8, 1968) on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, is an American]] former mixed martial arts fighter. As a coach he has trained a number of fighters, including some champions. He was also in the first 2 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship events held in Abu Dhabi.
His first Jiu-Jitsu instructor was Rickson Gracie in the Culver City academy. He also has trained under Carlos Machado and John Machado before he found his final home with the co-founder of Nova União (mixed martial arts), Andre Pederneiras.