James is a former multiple time national champion and European ranked fighter in MMA, Muay Thai and kickboxing with his own Gym Higher level Martial arts based in Bathgate Scotland. Coaching for over 20 years James has produced several respected world champions in both MMA and Muay Thai. Several of his athletes have competed for the UFC, the ultimate fighter, Bellator, Cagewarriors, EFC, One FC and other elite organizations. James has busy seminar schedule.
James started martial art at age 8 and went on to achieve black belts in Karate, kickboxing and Brazilian juijitsu and has trained extensively in Muay Thai, wrestling and boxing academically he also has a degree in sport and exercise science and diplomas in coaching.
James went on to train and compete in MMA all over the world winning titles over three different weight classes on some of the biggest MMA shows in the world. With 60 fights combined through MMA, Muay Thai, and kickboxing, James has a lot of combat experience.