Alvin was born in Padua, north-east of Italy where he currently lives. He graduated with a degree in Economics from Foscari University of Venice. Additionally he got his instructors license in several sports such as kayaking, rafting and swimming. He was a triathlon athlete for years, taking part in the most important European competitions such as Herorace and Ironman Frankfurt. In the past Alvin held many different jobs around the world, from shepherding in New Zealand to being a baseball player at Disneyland Paris. When he’s not leading tours, he works as rafting guide in the mountain rivers and as kayak tour leader.
- Languages: Italian, English, French and basic Spanish
- Favorite bike item: My sportful shorts
- Favorite place to ride: Dolomites and Euganean Hills
- Next dream vacation: Canada, Iceland and Albania