Kenny Johnson Black BOLT


  • Black House Head Coach

  • Bolt Wrestling Founder

  • University of Iowa, 1993

  • Overall Record: 1268-89

  • World, Pan Am, and National Champion in Gi and No Gi

  • 2x Pan Am Champion

  • BJJ Black Belt

The original home of Bolt Wrestling, a special wrestling system designed by Kenny Johnson that focuses on all techniques for wrestling, jiu-jitsu, and MMA. Bolt Wrestling is a comprehensive program designed to take your grappling to the next level.

Kenny Johnson is the premier wrestling coach in MMA working with the likes of BJ Penn, Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida, Jose Aldo, Alexander Volkov, Antonio Nogueira, Paul Daley, and martial arts legend, Dan Inosanto. He wrestled at the University of Iowa under the legendary Dan Gable and trained for 6 Olympic Games. Coach Kenny is 1 of only 35 coaches in the world to be certified at a USA Wrestling NECP Gold Level.