James Howell is a professional track athlete, entrepreneur, celebrity fitness trainer, motivational speaker, and model. Mr. Howell is currently training in preparation for the 2014 indoor track season. In August 2012 James began training with a team that allows him to work with top runners like Felix Sanchez who won the 400 hurdle Gold Medal at the London Olympics in 2012. By training with top professional athletes, James wishes to continue his track career professionally in hopes of going on to the Indoor World Championships in Sopot, Poland, March 14-16, 2014.
If Mr. Howell looks familiar, you may recognize him from features in GQ, DETAIL, Muscle & Fitness, Muscle Mag, Iron Man and many more. He has also done commercials for Coca Cola and Blue Cross and made several appearances on the CBS Fit Minute segment and CBS The Couch.
Standing at only 5’5 tall, James has been told, “You’re just too small to accomplish the goals you set.” His response was always, “I’m glad you can’t measure drive and determination.”
Visit James’ website for more information about his training and media appearances.