Born in Latvia, Alex is a Latvian national who has spent his last 10 years living in London. He is currently studying Geography at University College London.
Since a young age, Alex has maintained a keen eye for sport. Having played ice hockey since the age of three, Alex was able to amass several national titles in both Latvia and England.
However after he stopped playing ice hockey for personal reasons he moved on to becoming a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. Same as ice hockey, Alex enjoyed success in BJJ by winning silver medals in both the English Open and the British Open.
While not doing sports, Alex enjoys spending time with friends and keeping up to with various global issues ranging from sports to domestic and international politics.