James is a competitive figure skater who has competed internationally as both a single skater (for Great Britain) and a pair skater (for France). She is the 2006 British national champion and 2007 national silver medalist. In 2007 she switched to pair skating and teamed up with Yannick Bonheur to compete for France. The pair won the French national championship title in 2010.

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