Alexander was born in Kamchatka and at the moment is one of the most typical snowboarders and guides of this region, so called "Kamchatka school". He likes freestyle, backcountry and is crazy about freeride and heliboarding. He has social rescuer status; took part in the special training program, organized by heli-ski guide from New Zealand Kevin Boekholt (Russia, the Caucasus, 2003). He is a student of Russian Mountain Guides School.