Luke Smith started training at BIMA for several months in 2009, and he has been training regularly at BIMA since 2013. He has attended two of the World Thai Boxing Association's Annual Pacific Northwest Muay Thai camps, and he passed his kick test to earn his Muay Thai shorts in Fall 2014. He is an Apprentice Instructor under the World Thai Boxing Association.
Luke is a National Academy of Sports Medicine certified personal trainer, and amateur MMA and BJJ competitor. He is certified as Crossfit Level 1 and is a Level 2 Trainer. He also serves in the U.S. Army Reserve and recently won the 96th Sustainment Brigade's 2015 Best Warrior competition, which pitted him against some of the state's best soldiers in grueling physical and mental events. Luke is a dedicated student and teacher of strength and martial arts and is enthusiastic about helping people reach their goals, whatever they may be.