Owner/Coach/Mentor- James "JT" Taylor

Coach JT- Born and raised in Columbus, Ga, and moved to Orlando, Fl when he was 14 years old. Growing up in a military home coach JT was taught discipline at a early age. After moving to Florida Coach JT had to grow up fast being out in a new town learning the ropes and doing mostly everything on his own, he had to grow up fast. He put himelf through college and with all the discipline he was taught from his mother and father he had no give up bone in his body.  Starting boxing in 2004 and not having his first boxing match in 2007. He was destined for greatness in the sport of boxing. After winning the 2009 Florida State Championship and winning the award for most outstanding boxer in the tourney Coach JT found himself hospitalized. After having his Appendix removed and not able to compete he started training MMA fighters. With the success of many fighters he gained the confidence to build his legacy as a coach.  Coach JT started Teknique Boxing in 2012 and hasn't looked back since. He has reached so many young men and women and is determined to watch them grow into young successful human beings. With so many accomplishments already achieved he understands this is still the beginning. He is more than determined to help each community with their youth and mentor as many students he can reach out to.

Latest achievements- 2016 Opened Fusion X-cel Performance in Ocoee, Fl West Oaks Mall with fellow friends of his. 

"Our youth is everything to us. We need them more than we realize. Stand together succeed together and never leave anyone behind."

                                                                                Coach JT