James athletic background begins with his love of competitive sports on both the high school and collegiate levels in basketball, track, cross-country, soccer, and volleyball. His background also includes 5 years as a personal trainer for Bally total fitness. In addition James has had training in karate, boxing, tennis, crossfit and most recently Ninja training.James is a firm believer that to be your best and most athletic you have to be proficient in all disciplines.
“Don’t limit yourself to just one training regimen”. James was a finalist on NBC’s 2012 American Ninja Warrior. He has also competed and excelled in many competitive events, including placing second in the 2012 Metro dash, the Super Spartan, and Spartan Sprint. James loves to teach and work with young people, which stems from his many years as a youth pastor. James has learned that within everyone there is always something more, having the desire and discipline to find it is up to you.