About Maris Strombergs
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.
Maris Strombergs Before Fame
He started riding when he was five years old and became a world champion by the time he was nine.
Achievement of Maris Strombergs
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.
Maris Strombergs Family Life
He was born in Valmiera, Latvia when it was part of the USSR.
Associations of Maris Strombergs
He competed against Donny Robinson at the 2008 Olympics.