Age: 37; Obninsk, Kaluzhskaya oblast, a graduate of
the Tomsky Polytechnic College, at present works at
the Adventure Club, in 1982–1994 his outdoor experiences
included backpacking and rock climbing; winter ascents.
In 1987 he was the participant of the team, which unsupported
crossed the Karakum desert from the north to the south.
Participated in the second and the forth preparatory
stages of the expedition.