James “Figure 4” Interview
Q: Introduce yourself to the LMD readers.
A: I am James ”Figure 4” Horne and I am 31. I am a nurse by day and fighter by night. I compete in middle weight at 185.
Q: How did you get into the sport?
A: 9 years ago I weighed 240 and wanted to get in shape. One thing lead to another.
Q: What are your ultimate goals as a MMA fighter?
A: To be absolute best I can be at this stage in my life. I enjoy the sport and training.
Q: Who is your biggest inspiration?
A: Myself. Matthew McConaughey said there are 3 versions of yourself. 1st is who I once was. 2nd version is my present me. 3rd is the me that I am chasing to become better than.
Q: Tell us about the team you are training with in preparation for your bout.
A: They are my family. No mediocrity accepted. We push each other beyond the limits. End of a fight goal is hands raised.
Q: What separates you from other fighters?
A: My willingness to train. No one will put in the amount of work that I do. My dedication and drive.
Q: Tell us about your first bout.
A: First bout I won. I fought like my coach Johnny wanted me to fight and it paid off with the win.
Q: If you could have one dream fight with anyone, who would it be?
A: Jon Jones has great style and long range like me.
Social Media: Facebook/jameshorne Instagram: the_figure _4