James is a Fully Qualified PGA Golf Professional and has over 18 years of both coaching and playing experience. His Golf Academy is based at Stokesley Golf Range and is renowned for improving all levels of golfer, from beginner to golf professional, with James working with some of the best players in Country. James prides himself particularly in developing youth talent from grass roots, through his pathway of instruction and training, to achieve success at county and national levels. James has guided several juniors from his Academy to progress to the professional ranks, and at current has 10 of his juniors in County Youth Development Squads. To date over 300 juniors have joined his Academy, and this number continues to grow. James has won many PGA regional events and has played on various mini tours, such as the Euro Pro Tour, using these experiences to help all of his students. James is also an honours graduate achieving a BSc (hons) in Golf & Leisure Management, with his dissertation based on Golf Fitness..