Alex Row World Games

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from a target of £1,000.00

Total raised (+ Gift Aid)


Special Olympics Suffolk is proud to announce that after a rigorous selection process Alex Row is one of the Artistic Gymnastics Coaching team been selected to support athletes at the in the 2019 World Summer Games which will be held in Abu Dhabi from 14th to 21stMarch.

Alex, who lives in Lowestoft Suffolk, has been coaching both mainstream and disability gymnastics for over 14 years and has supported Special Olympics Suffolk and Waveney Gymnastic host, SOGB sanctioned gymnastics events over the past two years; before taking several Suffolk athletes who represented the Eastern Region at the 2017 SOGB National Summer games in Sheffield, where he was Head Coach for the Eastern Team.       

This is the first time that a coach from Special Olympics Suffolk will be represented at the World Summer Games, and without the support of the coaches unfortunately none of the athletes will be able to attend the games.   

Speaking to Alex:

‘’It’s a great privilege to have been selected to help these athletes attend the World Games.  It will be a great experience for both myself and the athletes.  All I want is to be able to create the best place so the athletes can be the best they can be and achieve the best results they can.  It’s going to be an amazing experience with so many memories.’’         

Special Olympics Suffolk are looking to help raise the money to send both their athletes and coaches to the games is Abu Dhabi.  We are looking for individuals, organisations or businesses to support all the members of Special Olympics Suffolk to make their trip an unforgettable one.

Anyone wishing to contribute through other means or to have an informal conversation please don’t hesitate to contact Alex  via email at or phone 07887420423.  This will be a life changing experience for all involved and an opportunity for all to realise their dreams of representing GB at the highest level. Any donation will be greatly appreciated. 

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Total donations: £125.00



£10.00 (+ £2.50 giftaid)

Good luck from Gamar

Mum xxx


£10.00 (+ £2.50 giftaid)

Well done Alex keep up the good work

Tracey Sullivan



Nicola Kirkland


£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Have the most amazing time in Abu Dhabi. Go Team GB.

Ash R


£35.00 (+ £8.75 giftaid)

Well done, mate! Good luck with the fundraising.

Andy Pearson


£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Well done Alex



£20.00 (+ £5.00 giftaid)

Well done on your selection Alex