As a Tampa native, Jimmy started his path of fitness and sports training during his early childhood. At the age of 6, he practiced and completed in self-defense martial art of Judo. Fast forward to his teens, Jimmy played on the basesball team and he earned an All-State wrestler title at East Lake High School. Keeping his momentum, he was a 3 time winner of the "All-American athlete" award at University of Central Florida. He is now the owner & head trainer of Tampa Bay Athletics where Jimmy trains all athletic types, from NFL players to marathon runners. These experiences molded him into a man who loves to push others to their physical limits, and build a close-knit fitness community.