James is an instructor for TRITAC MMA, Combat Fit, and Cardio Kickboxing. He has 12+ years of MMA experience, as well as currently holding a blue belt in both BJJ and TRITAC Grappling. In addition to his extensive training in various martial arts, James has also trained Crossfit and Olympic Lifting for 3 years, as well as being a stand out athlete on the football field in his high school days. James also proudly served in the United States Marine Corps as an Infantry Machine-Gunner from 2001-2007. James uses all parts of his diverse athletic background to plan fun, effective, and varied training plans for each of his classes.