James Oliver was one of the senior members of the Turbos squad applying his trade from No 8, a position he has made his own with some dominant displays. Always keeping the spirit of the team up 'Jimmy' led from the front with his physical ball carrying style.
- Position: Flanker
- Number of Manawatu Games: 43
- High School Club: Palmerston North Boys High School
- Manawatu Club: Varsity
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Date of Birth: 29 August 1984