Welcome Kyle James- Next Levels newest trainer!

Name: Kyle James

Hometown: Fort Thomas, KY

Current Residence: Fort Thomas, KY

Education: Highlands High School (2003)

Thomas More College (2008) B.S. in Business Administration

kyle jamesBackground in Athletics: As a youth, played Football, Baseball, Basketball, and ran Track.

While in high school, was a member of two state championship football teams as a quarterback and was a sprinter on the track and field team that finished second in the state.

After high school, went on to Thomas More College where he was a four year letterman in football. While playing for the Saints, set two school records as a kickoff returner, and in the off season’s excelled in the weight room, setting four school weight lifting records (Bench Press, Squat, Hang Clean, Total). As a senior, earned All-Conference honors as a fullback.

In 2012 played a season of semi-pro football for the NKY Bulldogs.

In 2014 played a season of professional football with the NKY River Monsters of the Continental Indoor Football League (CIFL).

Training experience: Over the past ten years I have done speed and conditioning training with local strength, stamina and speed “guru,” Dave Guidugli. Also worked at a local gym for two years (2007-2009) where I trained people of all ages and fitness levels.

Personal Info: Married wife, Stephanie in 2012. Expecting first child in December 2015. Stephanie is an Athletic Trainer at NKU and former student-athlete, for the Norse(Softball). Needless to say, sports and training are a way of life in the James household.