Coach Richard Burmaster is the Lab's Head Martial Arts Instructor. He began training in martial arts at the age of 9, starting with Taekwondo, boxing and wrestling in New Orleans, Louisiana. Richard has transitioned from competitor into the role of coach, and loves seeing his team compete and succeed!


Coach Rucahrd has a Brown Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, is a USA Boxing certified Coach, and a Certified Kettlebell Instructor. He has experience in Kodakan Judo, Miletich Fighting Systems, Jacksons Submission Fighting , and Army Combative's. He is currently training under Travis Tooke for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as he pursues his next belt rank.....Black Belt! Coach Richard also trains under Michael Corley for Muay Thai. He is the Media Director for Legacy Fighting Championships, and a Sports photographer.