Here at Helix Sport we believe in awesome first class customer service to the community. Our team have years of experience in all areas of Swim, Bike, Run and Adventure. So, whether you’re just starting out needing some advice on new equipment, or you're a seasoned athlete looking to find that edge with a new technical piece, we have the team that can help you.
Yusuf (Store Manager):
Yusuf has a love for anything Swim, Bike, Run. He has already completed Ironman Brazil, UK, and Wales, with plans for more in the future. His nxt goals are to race the Seville Marathon and secure a qualifying time for the Boston Marathon and to get under 10 hours for an Ironman. Yusuf has great first-hand experience of triathlons and Ironman and has great energy leading the team with a smile, even on a typical British rainy day!
Phil (Bike Technician):
Phil is an avid cyclist and is a self-proclaimed runner on a bike. He competes for Stourbridge Velo in both Road and Cyclocross. His background was in running, competing internationally for England on Cross Country and Road. Phil is a very accomplished runner, having twice been the Army Cross Country Champion, and claiming bronze at the 2010 Intercounties Cross Country Champs. On the track, Phil has been British Universities Champion in the 10000m and secured a bronze in the 5000m.
Dougie (Sales Assistant):
Dougie is a runner, specializing in the 3000m steeplechase. His aspirations are to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, he’s on his way, having recently won the English Senior title in the event. He’s previously competed internationally for both England and GB Juniors, and placed 4th at the British Championships including the World Championship Trials.
Tracey (Sales Assistant):
Tracey’s main passions include cycling and running, she’s also a keen boxer and travels to watch many international bouts. She enjoys spending time in the mountains, she has hiked the Eiger trail and has future ambitions of running it. She’d also like to compete in duathlons as well as cycling from London to Paris. Tracey is a lively and fun member of Helix Sport.
James (Sales Assistant):
James is the allrounder of the team, enjoying an array of sports such as running, surfing, rugby and basketball, to name a few. He is hoping to study Chemistry at Manchester Metropolitan University, and has already completed bronze Duke of Edinburgh, is currently finishing his silver and aims to achieve gold.
Preston (Sales Assistant):
Preston has been a triathlete since 1989! He is currently building up to compete next year, adding a few more triathlons to his palmares. His collection of completed races is vast, including an impressive 13 Iron distance races. Preston has a wealth of experience and a fantastic level of knowledge of swim, bike, run and adventure.
Elliot (Sales Assistant):
Elliott is the sprinter of the team, racing for nearby Solihull and Small Heath at the 400m. His aspirations include wanting to either become a professional athlete or work in product design. He is improving rapidly at his discipline, getting onto the podium in a national level race.