James started training in 1999 in Upstate New York. In 2008 he opened his own gym in Greenville SC and finally in 2011 Helio "Soneca" Moreira awarded him his black belt in BJJ.
Quentin started training with James in 2000 and trained with him until 2001. He started training again in 2008. He received his brown belt from James and Soneca in May of 2012 and received his black belt from Soneca in December of 2014.
Steve Started training in California in 1997 and trained through 2000 before taking a break from training until 2007 when he met James at a seminar. He received his purple and brown belts from James since starting back in 2007.
Linic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an association of Helio Soneca BJJ. Soneca is a world champion 5th Dan Black Belt who has trained and competed all over the world. He does seminars all over the world, including here at Linic BJJ a few times a year.
Olly Pierce has owned and operated Brits Brothers Gym (Personal Training) for 15 years. He won best in the Upstate for Personal Training for 9 years in a row . They have an excellent staff that meets the individual needs for all.
Brits Brothers is collocated with Linic BJJ