James Rose is March's Martial Artist of the Month
James Rose has a reputation, in the
James Rose came to Straight Blast Gym in 2017. A division 1 athlete, James wrestled at the Citadel during his collegiate years. After college, he began to set up a life as a father and husband. At age 35, James decided to add some competitive sports and martial arts into his daily routine.
James put on a
“Holy smokes, the top pressure of that guy. He would get on top of people and just completely control them. He had no idea what to do once he got there, but you definitely weren’t getting up from under him, lol.”
With James’ experience as a wrestler and his relentless pursuit to improve, James quickly moved up the martial arts ranks and earned his blue belt in Brazilian
James can be found in the
Thanks for all of the hard work, James. See you on the mats!!