The Academy of Brian Johnsonis a state of the art, multi-purpose martial arts and fitness facility located in Lacey, WA.


The purpose of this facility is to take any person, (ages three to adult), at any fitness level or abilty and provide a program that allows them to achieve their personal fitness and Martial Arts goals, providing training in:


  • American Freestyle Karate
  • Traditional Shito-Ryu Karate
  • Shaolin Kenpo
  • Muay Thai Kickboxing
  • Sport Tournament Karate
  • Boxing
  • Submission Grappling
  • Applied Self-Defense
  • Aerobic Cardio-Kickboxing
  • Jiu Jitsu
  • MMA


Owner and operator Brian Johnson is a:

  • Six-Time World Sport Karate Champion
  • 6th Degree Black Belt in Shito-Ryu Karate
  • 1st Degree Black Belt in Shaolin Kenpo
  • 1st Degree Black Belt in American Freestyle.


Brian is a devoted husband and father of two, and has been dedicated to the martial arts for 31 years. As a former police officer, he believes everyone should have the ability to apply martial arts training in developing good life skills and dicipline, and in real-life self defense.



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