Our founder, John Luda Cumper, or Coach John combines sixteen plus years of training experience in Muay Thai, along with ten years of coaching in Boxing and MMA to provide a healthy outlet for people to improve their quality of life thru  his proven Fighting is Easy Training system.


Coach John's philosophy can be simplified in a simple two step approach:

1. Show Up

2. Do Not Quit


NASM Certified Personal Trainer       

Trauma based Yoga certification

NASM Certified Nutrition Specialist

RYT-200 Hour Certified Yoga Teacher 

Level III  Certified Muay Thai Instructor

Burns With Kearns, Level 1 MMA Fitness

American Heart Association CPR & AED Certified

  • "Why fight"?

    Our Mission:  We strive to educate the public about how the proper use of combat sports can improve your overall health and quality of life.

  • 1. Improved confidence

    Confidence is the corner stone of achieving success and overcoming adversity in a society filled with challenges. 

  • 2. increased focus

    Focus allows one to improve efficiency and speed while managing and completing the daily tasks we face. 

  • 3. self-defense

    Self-defense provides one with the ability to feel safe by applying effective techniques to avoid harm or danger.

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Fighting Is Easy Is A Mixed Martial Arts Lessons Service By John Luda Cumper. All Lessons Are Conducted In Queens New York, USA.

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