Ambassador: James Patterson

“Nothing else Fits!”

James Patterson / 34
Instagram: Pain_isgainz

What inspired you to jump into the fitness world?

Seeing my father and his friends compete and the way they shaped their bodies and still pushing heavy weight.


In what level are you involved in the fitness world?

I am heavily involved in Powerlifting, Bodybuilding, Fitness wear for Bodybuilding Athletes as well as supplements to help aid and recover the body. 

How has the fitness world changed your perspective of yourself?

It has changed drastically as far as self care, pride , the way I carry myself and viewed by others.

What have been some of the biggest challenges that you’ve faced in fitness?

The biggest challenge would be truly deciding what route to take Powerlifting or Bodybuilding .

 

What have been some surprising revelations that you’ve encountered?

I am discovering that I am more influential than what I know and stronger than I think. Each day is growth and everything takes time to be perfected.

 

What do you do outside of the gym and fitness world?

I mostly spend time with my brother and my nephews . They always bring me back to earth and never let me forget that I am still their regular Uncle James.

How have these 2 worlds come together?

It lets me show my nephews as long as you keep your eyes on your goal and stay humble anything is within reach especially with God.

What are your goals in the next 6 months?

My goals in the next 6 months are to be more financially stable so that I can focus more on perfecting my craft and doing things I want to do and keeping a good mental and healthy balance.

What are your goals in the next 2 years?

My goals in the next 2 years are to finally settle down and move somewhere warm and compete year round.

3 things if stranded on a desert island?

Gym, City Bbq, Bible


Give us advice using only 4 words….

"Stay Fit Stay Humble"

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    What inspired you to jump into the fitness world?

    Seeing my father and his friends compete and the way they shaped their bodies and still pushing heavy weight.

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