Ignite Sport


Youth Development Coordinator - Empower

Alex joined Ignite Sport in August 2012, having moved up from Nelson where he and his wife Sarah ran the Nelson branch of Incedo/Youth For Christ.

Alex is a youth worker with 20 years' experience, and has a background in Outdoor Education. Alex’s activity passions include Spikeball and tramping.

His main role at Ignite is heading up the Empower programme for young people who attend supported learning centres.

Alex and Sarah have three children named Jack, Evie and Finn. They live in Upper Hutt and attend Lifeswitch Church.


Help Alex make a difference...

At Ignite Sport we rely on the generosity of others to help financially support our staff to do the work they do.

If you would like to specifically support Alex please set up an automatic payment online with your bank to Ignite Sport account number 12-3142-0276022-01.

Please be sure to use "Alex" as particulars and your name as the reference.

Please remember to then email us your name, address, the amount of support, and frequency so we can ensure you receive a tax receipt in April, and to say thanks! 

One-off donations also most welcome to the same account number if you prefer.