The Student Windsurfing Association

James Potten: The origins of our MD's name...

James is a common given name. It is the most popular name for a male in the United States, and during the 1990 U.S Census, approximately 3.318% of males counted had the first name James. It is derived from the same Hebrew name as Jacob, and literally means "grasps the bottom".

We always suspected as much...

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