Maris Strombergs

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Birthday
10, 1987
Birthplace
Valmiera, Latvia
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
10, 1987 (age 32)
Birthplace
Valmiera, Latvia

About

BMX rider who won a gold medal at the 2008 Olympic Games, the first time the sport was featured in the Olympics. He won gold again in 2012, becoming the first Latvian to win two gold medals in any sport.

Before Fame

He started riding when he was five years old and became a world champion by the time he was nine.

Trivia

He's also won multiple gold medals at the World Championships and European Championships. His accomplishments have earned him a following, with more than 60,000 followers on Instagram.

Family Life

He was born in Valmiera, Latvia when it was part of the USSR.

Associated With

He competed against Donny Robinson at the 2008 Olympics.