about alex

Alex Pendlebury is a mother, a qualified nutritionist, an accredited health coach and a successful model. Alex's true passion is Nutrition, which she has been studying since 2006. Alex studied at Deakin University obtaining a Bachelor of Food Science and Nutrition.

To keep her nutritional knowledge current and relevant, further study is a constant part of her everyday life so she can give expert nutritional advice. To complement her degree, Alex is also a Health Coach, obtaining her accreditation through HCA. Alex has also completed the Nutrition for Sport and Exercise course through Sports Dieticians Australia (SDA). As a former gymnast, she has valued her health and fitness since she can remember, being passionately engaged in many sports and lifestyle activities including skiing, hiking, running, surfing, spinning, boxing, and group fitness.

Alex is one of Melbourne's well known personalities working within the media. She has presented for Channel 7's sport coverage, Coxy's big break and appeared on the TODAY show. Alex was also the face of the Australian Moto Grand Prix, taking on the role of Ambassador for 2010, and has spoken all things Nutrition on the radio stations.

In 2007, Alex met her Husband Scott Pendlebury, happily becoming married in 2015 and welcoming their beautiful son Jax into the world in 2017. Scott, Collingwood Football Club Captain, is an elite footballer within the AFL, so he and Alex share similar interests in good health, and both strive for optimal nutrition and fitness.

Through this passion they both share, in 2016 they opened a  group exercise and training facility, Progression Fitness Club which operates out of Melbourne's sporting precinct Olympic Park (at the Glasshouse). They are also ambassadors and apart of Dineamic Food - which are pre-prepared Healthy Meals which are available and deliver Australia wide. 

Under Chadwick Models, Alex has been modelling for over 10 years. Her national campaigns include some of Australia's biggest companies such as Berlei, Target, Golden Circle, Elwood, Jockey, Osmosis, Leluu and many more. She has also been a house model for leading brands such as Bonds, Nike, Adidas, Everlast and New Balance.

Being a model, she is extremely passionate and involved in beauty, fashion and style and loves to keep up to date with current trends and products.