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.
Roy Jones is an assistant instructor at Linic BJJ. He started training jiu jitsu in 2012 before starting his training at Linic BJJ in 2013. He was awarded his blue and purple belt under James Linic. He brings his love and passion of BJJ to the mats as he teaches and develops his and others jiu Jitsu game.
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