Graduating from the University of Chester in 2004 having studied Sports Science, Armstrong soon took up the position of Performance Analyst here at the Bears. This was alongside duties overseeing the Strength and Conditioning program for the Academy at Edgbaston. It wasn't long before 'Army' was overseeing the First Team and he is now entering his 10th season at the club.

Ask any of the players and they will tell you that this bloke plays a pivotal role in allowing them to perform at their best which may often go unnoticed in the public eye.

A former Birmingham League cricketer himself, you may see Army tearing up the roads of the West Midlands with his passion for cycling.