Felix studied Sport & Exercise Science at the University of Bath, graduating in 2014. As part of his degree he completed a professional placement at Peak Centre for Human Performance in Vancouver, completing fitness assessments and training programmes for cyclists, runners and triathletes. This was an opportunity to learn a great deal about the practicalities of preparing and delivering training programmes for a broad range of athletes; from ironman triathletes, through ultramarathon runners and cross country mountain bikers to road cyclists preparing for National Championships. Felix was praised for his technical knowledge as well as his informative and personable delivery, appropriate to all levels of athlete.
Felix is one of the coaches at the Sulis Scorpions Youth Cycling Alliance in Bath and has coached the University of Bath Cycling and Triathlon clubs since 2013. He has been able to develop the coaching infrastructure at these clubs to allow members to get the most out of their sport and to improve their performance in competition. Felix was also chosen to be South Region Road Team Coach for the School Games in 2016, giving him the opportunity to develop his coaching with some of the top youth riders in the country.