Kru James meals has over 10 years of experience teaching and coaching Muay Thai. He has been involved in martial arts for the past 20 years and has trained and competed in the arts of Kenpo Karate, Boxing, Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai. Over the years James has been fortunate enough to train under some of the best Thai boxing camps in the U.S. such as Fairtex Muay Thai Camp, Cool Hearts Muay Thai Camp and SitCoban Muay Thai just to name a few.
Competitively James is a veteran of the sport as an amateur and as a pro fighter. He’s fought for the Az state title and IKBA United states title.
As an instructor James has trained many Amateur and Professional fighters that have captured multiple regional titles in both MMA and Muay Thai. He has trained under 5 time world champion Ajarn Coban Lookchaomaisaithong in NYC and has been studying under Coban since 2006.
James is also active in the sport of MMA and BJJ and currently holds a purple belt in BJJ under Professor Jamal Patterson.