He is best known for his work with Frontier Wrestling Alliance. He currently competes around the United Kingdom. In the FWA, Tighe was always billed as the "first son" of the FWA Academy, having been the first wrestler to graduate.
In the latter half of 2004, Tighe was engaged in a brief feud with AJ Styles.
Tighe defeated Styles at FWA Vendetta 2004 by disqualification, only to be defeated in turn at FWA British Uprising III in a 30-minimum Iron Manitoba Match. In February 2010, Tighe competed in a 2-falls-to-a-finish match which consisted of 6 5-minute rounds against Joel Redman for the Devon Wrestling Association in Teignmouth, United Kingdom. He lost by two falls to one, by disqualification when Redman had the referee believe that Tighe had used a steel chairman
Tighe also played a part in training former WWE and current TNA, ICW, PWG and EVOLVE wrestler Drew Galloway. Finishing moves
Tighe Fighter (Double underhook brainbuster)
Tighe–tanic (Cross legged brainbuster)
Marky B. Kraze
FWA Academy Championship (1 time)
Italian Championship Wrestling
ICW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Andy Boy Simmonz
Pro Wrestling Illustrated
PWI ranked James Tighe # 237 of the 500 best singles wrestlers of the PWI 500 in 2004
Ultimate Championship Wrestling
UCW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
Wrestle Zone Wrestling
WZW Interpromotional Championship (1 time)
PricewaterhouseCoopers Championship (2 times)
Purple Belt - Dynamics Communications Resource Management (1 time).