Alex is currently a strength and conditioning coach at Plymouth college where he works with a range of athletes from Olympic swimmers to young aspiring rugby players. He studied at Cardiff Metropolitan University where he graduated with a degree in sports conditioning, rehabilitation and massage. He continued his study at Cardiff Metropolitan University graduating with a masters in strength and conditioning. Whilst at university he worked with Swim Wales coaching athletes to compete at the commonwealth games on the Gold Coast. More recently he has been working with the Scarlets Academy coaching their U18 and u16 players, delivering strength and conditioning services.