- Jim has been a volunteer since 1955.
- Member of Merivale Badminton Club since 1971.
- Secretary and Match Secretary Merivale Badminton Club since 1971. He took on the role of Secretary on condition that the club entered a league which they did and in 3 years progressed to Division 3 without losing a match.
- Jim is meticulous in his organising of fixtures and teams and has been the backbone of the club all these years.