Alex has been invloved in triathlon since he was 8 years old. Alex has helped at events for clubs and the West Midlands Region. In 2008, at 14 years old, he was British Triathlon Federation National Young Volunteer. Alex currently supports young athletes as a coach and role model for his commitment and enthusiasum for his chosen sport. In December 2010 he qualified as a level 1 triathlon coach and has been coaching at a community project in Solihull. The project has now become an affiliated triathlon club and Alex has continued coaching youngsters on a regular basis as well as attending college, training and racing in the BTF national Junior Series. Alex is helping, supporting and encouraging other youngsters acheive their goals and enjoy sport.