After spending his formative years as a Freestyler with his roots in skateboarding, James discovered his passion for Freeriding and the Backcountry after arriving in Chamonix for his first winter. Twenty seasons later and with Freeride adventures to all corners of the world from Alaska, India to Greenland and Kyrgyzstan James’s mountain experience and knowledge of the Chamonix valley are as extensive as it gets.
James has given me powder in Chamonix no mater what the conditions, which should be all you need to know. Ed Leigh Ski Sunday Presenter
James is knowledgeable, enthusiastic and gave me some great advice to tune my technique.
It was a great experience that's really set me up for this winter and beyond. Neil Pearman
Stentiford Snowboarding should get some kind of award for making snowboarding so much fun. Victor Love
James can’t wait to share his unique Backcountry snowboarding vision.
A career that includes multiple film parts, magazine covers to being the first British Snowboarder to join the Freeride World Tour in 2008, going on to achieve multiple podium finishes, with a third place at the world famous Verbier Xtreme amongst them.