James William Grimm
James William "Jim" Grimm, who's visionary teaching techniques and approach to physical fitness and health advocacy would earn him national recognition, touched the lives of generations of Hamilton's youth.
Possibly best known for his
founding of Hamilton High School Fliptwisters in the 1940's, Jim Grimm
dedicated years of service to Hamilton City Schools and the Hamilton Parks and Recreation Department
most noted accomplishments involved innovative coordination of the school system's physical education program from elementary through junior and senior high school.
As recreation director for the city of Hamilton, Jim Grimm
established a city-wide parks program that was emulated nationwide and would lead to his posting as President of the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association.
was inducted into the Butler County Sports Hall of Fame