Dr. Jones has a special interest in mental factors that relate to peak performance.
He has been a long distance runner. He completed the Houston Marathon many times and has completed several ultramarathons of 50 and 100 miles in length.
He is also a martial artist. He has achieved a brown belt in Okinawan Shuri Ryu Karate, a second degree black belt in Aikido, and he has been practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for the last 5 years. As an active competitor in BJJ he has been a world champion in his division three times and is currently is ranked number one in the world In Master6 Purple Belt division.
His experience in these demanding activities gives him a unique perspective on the training and focus needed to achieve peak performance.