Biography: English dancer James was quite a late starter, not beginning his dance training until the age of thirteen, but that hasn't stopped him achieving some great results. Dancing with his partner (and wife) Ola Jordan, they turned professional in 2003, and first took part in Strictly Come Dancing in series four, returning in each of the subsequent series. His best finish was third place in series eight with actress turned psychologist Pamela Stephenson.
Speciality: Latin American
Height: 5' 11"
Professional Partner: Ola Jordan
  • 2006 British Open Rising Star Professional Latin Runners Up
  • Top 2 Representative of England for World Championships (Sept 2006)
  • UK Open Rising Star Finalists 2006; Closed British finalists 2005
  • Amateur International Open Championships, ranked Top 12 in World
  • Official Website: http://www.jamesandolajordan.co.uk
      Follow James on twitter @strictlyjordan

    strictly come dancing history

    Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
    4 Georgina Bouzova 4 9th Foxtrot
    5 Gabby Logan 4 11th Samba
    6 Cherie Lunghi 9 8th Cha cha cha
    7 Zoe Lucker 7 10th Samba
    8 Pamela Stephenson Final 3rd Viennese Waltz; Show dance
    9 Alex Jones 11 5th Waltz; Salsa
    10 Denise Van Outen Final =2nd Jive; Show dance; Charleston
    11 Vanessa Feltz 3 14th Tango