The first Rossian certified full mountain guide (ski + mountaineering). He is engaged in mountaineering since 1997 and has made about 20 ascensions of 5-6 categories of complexity in the Caucasus, Alps and Himalayas. Skiing from 8 years old mostly off piest (thare were not a lot of piest in the Caucasus that time:)). Ski instructor. Participant of the championships of Russia and other freeride competitions. The certified rescuer since 2009.