Sport/Event > Badminton
Date and Place of Birth > 1 May 1993, Ipswich, UK
Height > 196 cm
Weight > 90 kg
Coached by > Pete Bush
Date Arrived at Team Bath > October 2011
Course of Study >Computer Science with Business
Length of Course > 4 years
James joined Team Bath in 2011 to train with the performance squad, having previously won a bronze and a gold medal at the UK School Games – which were held in Bath – in 2008.
The following year he finished as runner up in the Boys Doubles at the U17 National Championships, and he has since won a number of medals on the national U19 circuit.
More recently, James has been successful on the national senior circuits and has represented the university Men’s 1st team for the last two years.
In the 2012/13 season he also captained the team, as well as taking on the role of club treasurer.
Headline Results >
UK School Games 2008 – Boy’s Doubles Bronze Medallist
UK School Games 2008 – Team Event Gold Medallist
U17 National Championships 2009 – Boy’s Doubles Runner Up