Age – 20; Height – 6.2 ft
Education – secondary
What do you do in your free time? I try to fill up my free time as much as possible with sport activities, enjoying nature and time with family.
I believe until you are young and and able to do a lot of things you have to use all of your potential. My favorite kind of sports are basketball and ice hockey, as a player I am a big fan either. A love time with nature and BBQ, also cook memorable food for me and my friends & family.
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017?
This field interested me years ago, when I took part in Mr. Ogre contest. After that it made me feel and think that I want to go further and develop myself more, thereby I applied for Mr. Latvia. This is perfect place to consummate yourself not just for outside look, but inside too, which can help you and be a big plus in future.
Why exactly you must win Mr. Latvia 2017 title?
I don`t agree in opinion that participating in contest can do just for fun. For me, as a sportsman, every game and contest is like competition with others.
Considering my resolve, fighting spirit and patience, I believe that i can be Mister Latvia 2017.
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it?
My happiness is my family and their health. I’m happy that I can see, listen, and walk. You can keep it all appreciating what you have and taking care of your and your family's health.
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words? Talented sportsmen, gorgeous food, untouched nature, tenacious Latvian
Age: 25 years; Height: 1.89 cm
Education: Vocational secondary education – Food Services Specialist; Ongoing - RISEBA Bachelor’s program in Business Psychology (2nd year).
What do You do in your spare time? My day-to-day life consists of studying at the university, training at the gym as well as fulfilling the duties of a senior administrator. I do not have a lot time to spare, but when I do get a day off, I am happy to spend it with my girlfriend going to the cinema or a restaurant.
Why did You decide to participate in the finals of Mr. Latvia 2017? I want to test myself. I do not wish to later blame myself and regret not taking the opportunity. Also, the title of Mr Latvia is great added value, which will accompany me all my life.
Why should You win the finals Mr. Latvia 2017? I am frightened neither by criticism nor hard work. Hardships do not stop me, they help me improve myself. Rivals do not intimidate me, they motivate me to not give up. This is my attitude and it will help me accomplish my goals. I am prepared to give up my leisure time, rest, as well as my comfort zone.I am ready to pay the price for victory.
What is Your definition of happiness and how do You maintain it?Happiness is found in freedom, independence and time spent with the girl I love. The first two I maintain by working and improving myself, the latter – by appreciating every moment spent together.
Which 5 words would You use to promote Your homeland?
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Age: 25; Hight: 182 cm
Education: Professional high school as a car mechanic. Unfinished highest education at Riga Technical University.
Hobbies: I spend my free time together with my family or friends (relatives), we visit different culture events. I love driving on longer trips with a car or hiking and enjoying the beauty of Latvian landscape. I read inspiring and energizing literature. I focus on improving my skills and knowledge. I do what makes me happy and brings me the feeling of fulfillment.
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017? I participate because, I think that this is a great chance to improve myself, to get a new experience and impression. I think that the recognition from Miss and MR Latvia contest will ease the ability to pay society’s attention, where the help is needed.
Why exactly you have to win Mr. Latvia 2017? Taking part at this contest inspired me to do things that I previously couldn’t or maybe even didn’t have enough courage to do. If I eliminate my lacks at the preparation process, and improve my capabilities, I consider myself being appropriate to win this contest.
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it? Luck is a temporary feeling which is brought by emotional package that’s caused by society and the environment which is around us. Freedom, pleasure, honesty, tolerance, generosity, camaraderie, interest and every positive attitude evokes happiness in me. As more such valuable moments I experience as happier I get. And the answer how to keep yourself happy is in your attitude. The way we concern yourself being happy and truly enjoy it, the luck and happiness always comes back.
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words?
Traditions, greatness, sincerity, power, insistence.
Age: 24; Height: 188 cm
Hobbies: In my free time I like engage in various sports, spend time together with my parents and friends, read art and business literature.
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017? This is a great opportunity to improve yourself, get a completely new experience and to know different people.
Why exactly you have to win Mr. Latvia 2017? Because I can inspire other people.
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it? Happiness is alive parents, healthy children, reliable friends and support from loved one.
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words?
Unique, Beautiful, Multinational, Enterprising, Open.
Education: secondary education + prof. (sales magemenent)
What do you do in your free time? All my free time I’m doing something active... – thinking about new business ideas, doing workouts, going on photoshoots, going with my friends on different measures, watching motivational videos about sports or business. For my friends it’s not a secret – what for me hardest thing is to sit on the same place and don’t do anything. Just to chill for me is impossible.
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017? I always considered myself worthy of this title.
Why exactly you must win Mr. Latvia 2017 title? I must win this title cause I’m always the same person, in public, at home or during Mr. Latvia finals. I’m always doing the same things: always checking how I look, what i do, what i’m talking in publics, even then noone is watching I trying to be the best and do my best. I’m active, purposeful, athletic, hardworking person and how others are saying – beautiful… So I’m Mr.Latvia
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it? Happiness for me is... It’s not to be slave at work, You must do and spend your time only on what you love, then you will not be counting hours, will not be able to do or say something bad to others, cause you will be happy, you will be inlove in you life! That’s how you can be trully happy and share your positive energy and motivate others to be and do something great!
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words? Small country with large opportunities
Age: 26; Hight: 186 cm
Hobbies: In my spare time I like to ride a bike, I love downhill
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017? This is a great opportunity to try myself in something new
Why exactly you have to win Miss Latvia 2017? It would be cool
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it? Happiness is harmony and love
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words? Green, small, cozy, friendly, and very beautiful
Age: 19 years old
Hobbies: I enjoy doing different kinds of sport and spending my time with my family and friends
Education: Rigas Arts and Media Technical Collage
Why have you decided to participate in Mr. Latvia 2017? I’ve decided to participate in this contest because it is an excellent opportunity to develop myself in different fields, make new friends, gain valuable and interesting experience.
Why exactly you have to win Mr. Latvia 2017? Because I love my motherland and I consider that I am worthy to represent Latvia globally.
What the happiness means to you and how to keep it? Happiness is when my relatives and family are healthy and in order to preserve that – you must spend time with them.
How could you promote Latvia in 5 words?
Nature, Language, Culture, Education, Power.