James Middleton

Personal Trainer + Business Owner

Get To Know James

James is an online fitness coach and teaches the LEAP Academy L2 Gym Instructing, L3 Personal Training and L4 Advanced Sports Nutrition qualifications. His online coaching has a strong emphasis on a 360 approach to health including mindset and nutrition based on his own personal journey. Read more about his story below:

James is an online fitness & mind coach, business owner and influencer. He qualified as a PT in 2019 and is now one of the most well known and respected coaches in the country. He has a strong focus on helping clients improve their training, nutrition and self-development providing a 360 approach to living a healthy lifestyle. James leads our Personal Training and Nutrition courses, and is working to develop mindset focused courses in the coming months.

Career Timeline: 

  • 2018 - Left job in sports marketing to become a PT
  • 2019 - Qualified as a L3 Personal Trainer
  • 2019 - Started work taking F45 group gym classes & private 1-1 PT
  • 2020 - Left F45 and stopped 1-1 clients to take all coaching online
  • 2020 - Set up my own online coaching business œCoach James Club 
  • 2020 - IG following reaches 100k
  • 2021 - Coach James Club hits helping 1500 clients
  • 2021 - Launch Podcast on Mindset
  • 2021 - IG following reaches 200k
  • 2021 - Podcast makes it into top 100 podcasts in the world with over 500,000 downloads in 6 months
  • 2021 - Joins Leap Academy as course leader