Ignite Sport


Youth Development Worker

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. His main sports passions are Spikeball and Disc Golf and he is the Wellington coordinator for all things Spikeball-related.


His main role at Ignite is heading up the Duke of Edinburgh International Award for young people in supported learning centres.


Alex and Sarah have two sons Jack and Finn, and a daughter named Evie. 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 or download an AP form here [DOCX, 170 KB] and take it into your bank. 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.