“Study Francombat® and learn technique such as headbutts, elbows, punches, kicks, takedown, counters & conditioning from 2-time Lei Tai Gold Medalist, Franco Richard.”
Do you want to get better at combat? Do you find yourself having trouble with some of the most basic movements at times? Have you ever had a private lesson?
If you have never had a private lesson I will do one with you for free, to give you the help you need and to address the problems you are having. Hit me up, I want to help all of our combat community get to where they want to be!
Receive expert advice, a personalized plan, and 1-on-1 real-time attention with online personal training. Regardless of goal or athletic ability, we have a coach for you. Equipment is not necessary.
Coach Franco has inspired millions of men through his video lessons. But observation and generalized wisdom can only get you so far.
We are now accepting a handful of applicants for coaching, consulting, and mentorship. If you get accepted, we will develop a personalized game plan and guide you through the execution to get you to where you want to be.
WANT TO TRAIN BY FRANCOMBAT’S FOUNDER HIMSELF?
Apply for Personal Mentorship today!
"We hosted The Francombat Experience and it was the most successful seminar we ever had!"
Whether you’re beginning your journey in martial arts or have been training for a while, and even for professional athletes and coaches, the Francombat Experience is the best way to learn Franco’s battle-tested techniques in detail.
Host seminars at your gym as part of the Francombat World Tour 2022 or be a part of a new and unique kind of Martial Art Retreat and train with Franco alongside current & former Lei Tai champions in breathtaking locations!
The 2019 Lei Tai World Tour had 9 countries, and 14 cities, with more than two thousand people training Lei Tai.
WANT TO HOST A SEMINAR FOR THE FRANCOMBAT WORLD TOUR 2023?
Contact us today to get The Francombat Experience to your Gym or School!
"WELCOME TO A UNIQUE OF MARTIAL ART RETREAT, THE BRUTAL & EXCITING WORLD OF FRANCOMBAT COMBINED WITH A RELAXING HOLIDAY & VACATION."
"Francombat Retreats welcomes everyone: professional fighters, martial artists and simply curious souls who wish to experience a “vacation” like no other. It’s a place for everyone to disconnect from their busy schedules and have some well deserved quality me time."
Unlike your typical vacation, a Francombat Retreat is a chance to immerse yourself in the combat culture of a nation, learn the unique training method and tradition. You’ll be guided along by the Headmaster himself, Franco Richard, as well as other world-class professional coaches dedicated to your well-being."
An Experience You'll Never Forget.
"Think of it as an exciting adventure where you can learn and improve your combat techniques, get in better shape and detox your body and mind."
"Franco has a true passion for combat. His ability to create captivating and memorable experiences for his guests is unmatched by any other martial arts instructors."
Dubbed “Francombat” by his peers, Franco Richard is one of the most high-profile combat instructors teaching in North America today. Franco has been studying martial arts since the age of seven, and by the age of fifteen he already earned a black belt in Karate. During his late teen years he began training in Wing Chun, Judo, and other martial arts systems. By age twenty, Franco started training in Kuoshu, a particular type of full contact fighting contest derived from an old Chinese tradition of constructing a raised platform called in Chinese “Lei Tai” and challenging anyone to step forward and fight. This art would become his life’s passion.
A two-time Lei Tai Gold Medalist Franco has participated in many Lei Tai tournaments all over the world, compiling an overall amateur record of 11–3. In each one, he has always ranked as one of the best in the Light Heavyweight division, thanks to his determination, incredible skills, and combative spirit. This background as a competitor give him a deeper understanding of the mental aspects of the fight game. Practicing martial arts and fighting experiences allows him to obtain the most intricate details in every facet of the combat sports.
Few men have dedicated their lives so completely to the development and perfection of martial arts training as Franco. Since the cultural differences between the East and the West, he had formulate a combat training program for westerners to built up a devoted corps of combatants who truly love the challenge of stepping onto the Lei Tai and testing themselves to the limit.
With over 30 years experience, Franco Richard is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s foremost authorities on Lei Tai, and has gained international recognition for his knowledge and leadership in perpetuating the art, training methods, and philosophy developed by the elders. Today, he is in a unique position; carrying the legacy of the generation of the old masters and possessing a deep understanding of the ancient way of Kung Fu training to form a new breed of “Lei Tai Fighter”.
A Teacher of teachers, Franco spent much of his time conducting seminars around the world, as well as assisting in the training of his contracted combat athletes from Canada and other countries.