Creator of the International 911 Fitness Challenge (15 year history), benefiting Shriner’s Children’s Hospitals, Jim has a Masters Degree in Sports Science & Exercise Physiology and a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer, a Professor at Broward College in Physical Sciences, has a distinguished Law Enforcement career (20 yrs), retired a Police Lieutenant Miami PD, numerous commendations, contributions & awards.  Jim is a Best Selling Co-Author, “The Success Secret”, Speaker on Personal Development, Fitness & Nutrition.  He served 6 yrs Air Force, studied Karate in Japan, grew up Wrestling & Judo. Stationed in Italy, Jim competed in Bodybuilding, Won 1st place middle weight body building for the Air Force twice, competed in European Championships, competed in Strongman & Power-lifting in East Asia, competes in 5Ks, Adventure Races. He ran the Marine Corps Marathon with his 2 sons, pushing one of his sons, which is a Quadriplegic with cerebral palsy.  He and his special needs son created and founded Michael’s Special 5K Run/Walk, benefiting United Cerebral Palsy.  Jim has a masters degree in exercise physiology by FIU , is an NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist CSCS, ACSM, Health Fitness Instructor, Certified ISSA in Nutrition, NESTA Certified Nutrition and numerous other fitness certifications.

Jim won the Toughest Cop Alive (TCA), International Law Enforcement Games and competed in numerous World Police and Fire Games in the TCA.  Each week, thousands of people around the country enjoy a fitness program created by Jim Sayih. He is the CEO of 911 Fitness and Director of Fitness Commitment Institute. These two professional associations have over 40,000  members nation-wide. Jim is also Founder of the 911 Fitness Challenge, benefiting the Shriner’s Children’s Hospitals, fourteen consecutive years.  His fitness programs are implemented in Police & Fire Stations in the US and Canada.  Jim has been featured on Good Morning America, Discovery Channel, FOX Sports, NBC, CBS and The Christina Show.  His programs are used by the DEA, U.S. Secret Service, and SWAT Teams. Jim also recently competed in the Miami Iron Man (70.3).

The President’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports Awarded Jim the coveted Community Leadership Award for his outstanding contribution and involvement in helping communities, nationwide, improve their fitness while raising money for Shriner’s Children’s Hospitals and the American Diabetes Association combined.  Learn more at