Alykhan began partaking in athletics at a very early age in life and excelled at many sports. Since then, Alykhan has played on numerous teams. His playing career has led him to partake in numerous tournaments within Canada and the US as well as tournaments reaching as far as Nairobi, Kenya.
In 2008, Alykhan decided it was time to start teaching others and to pass on his love for the game. He began coaching at the Volleydome for their Dome Club program and soon transitioned to club volleyball. Here he has had the privilege of coaching many athletes. Though Alykhan says his coaching career is still young, there have already been many medal-worthy accomplishments.
Alykhan loves every aspect of coaching and of the game as a whole. As he teaches, Alykhan focuses on the proper technical aspects of the game, and places a strong focus on mental preparation and adaptation so that his players play harder and smarter!
As President and one of the founders of North Western Volleyball Club, Alykhan aims to be a coach who can not only teach players about sports, but also about themselves, teamwork, and life.
“I run along the road, long before I dance under the lights” –– Muhammad Ali