Alex Forde
Alex Forde

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Saint Michaels, Barbados

High School:
Combermere Secondary School

Event:
Hurdles/Sprints

Birthdate:
05/31/1989

2009-10: (Indoor): Ran a personal-best time of 8.47 in the 60-meter hurdles in back-to-back meets at the Redbird Open and the Indiana State Dual ... finished 13th at the MVC Indoor Championships in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.58. (Outdoor): Finished fifth at the Lenny Lyles Invite in the 110-meter hurdles with a mark of 15.55 and improved his marks in the event at the Redbird Spring Invite to a fourth-place finish in 15.31 ... finished eighth at the SIU Spring Classic in the 400-meter hurdles in 57.45 ... ran a season-best time of 55.24 in the 400-meter hurdles at the EIU Big Blue Classic and finished sixth ... ran the 400-meter hurdles in 55.92 at the MVC Outdoor Championships for an 11-place finish.

2008-09: (Indoor): Posted a time of 8.15 in the 55-meter hurdles at the Bob Keck Invitational ... turned in a 12th-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.60 at the EIU Friday Night Special ... ran the 400-meter run at the Redbird Open with a season-best time of 55.20. (Outdoor): Posted a ninth-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles with a season-best 55.54 at the Lee Calhoun Memorial ... was 12th in the 400-meter hurdles at the Valley Championships.

2007-08: (Indoor): Crossed the finish line with a season-best in the 400-meter run with a time of 53.94 at the Bob Keck Invite. (Outdoor): Placed sixth with a time of 58.80 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Redbird Invite.

At Combermere HS: Achieved personal-bests in the 400-meters (48.04) and 400-meter hurdles (52.97) in 2006 ... ran the 800-meters in 2:00 in 2005 ... was a member of the Quantum Leap Club ... placed fifth in the 400-meter hurdles at the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Juniors in 2006 .. was also a member of the Barbados National Junior Team and participated in the 2005 and 2006 Carifta Games ... qualified for the 2006 International Association of Athletics Federation (IAFF) World Junior Championship.

Personal: Born 5/31/89 ... son of Erskin and Sylvia Forde ... has a sister, Tonya ... major is undeclared.