Facts about JEFF JAMES -
Jeff James is a First Degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt under Master Royler Gracie and our Head BJJ instructor. Professor JJ has been practicing the gentle art for the past 13 years and his teaching methods focus on the fundamentals of Jiu Jitsu with emphasis on self defence training. Jeff is a proud member of the Gracie Humaitá Brazilian Jiu Jitsu affiliation.
Outside of the studio in his professional life, Jeff is the Vice President of a major financial institution and has been calling Calgary his home for the past nine years. Notwithstanding his successful career in the finance world, Jeff is an avid scuba diver and believes “the only good suit is a wetsuit.”
Certifications: First Degree Gracie Jiu Jitsu Blackbelt, Gracie Humaitá Self Defense & Teacher Certification, AntiGravity® Fitness Level 1 Instructor (Fundamentals 1&2), First Aid & CPR-C