Dutch speed skater who has competed professionally in Men's Single Distance Speed Skating. He has won multiple Dutch championships and has competed internationally since 2010. He won the World Cup in 1000m in 2013.
During his youth he didn't just focus on speed skating but actively pursued snowboarding, breakdancing, mountain biking, rollerblading, weightlifting, and more.
He is sponsored by Red Bull.
He had a son named Jax with Jill Lauren de Robles in 2016.
He skates with fellow Dutch speed skater Sven Kramer.