Jake Bradford is from Alabama, USA and has lived in London for 7 years. In addition to being a Master Cornholer he also owns a consultancy business advising clients in the UK and Poland, owns a beach bar in Destin, Florida and has an unhealthy obsession with Game of Thrones (the books).
Jake started Alabama Cornhole London after taking his British in-laws on holiday to Alabama. He built his first board in the summer of 2013 taking it to friends barbecues, local pubs in the City and the gardens of the Barbican. After a year of encouragement by friends and family to start a business selling the handmade sets he launched in July 2014. His work is currently on display at the Barbican Centre and is free for the public to play.
He currently lives at the Barbican with his wife Olivia and son James (Jack) Howard Bradford IV.