Benjamin Alexander is a Jamaican skies down a slope during a training session at the Kolasin ski resort on December 21, 2021. DJ-turned-alpine skier Benjamin Alexander first developed an interest in snow sports after attending a client’s Christmas helicopter and skiing trip in 2015, according to the Olympics website.
While setting his sights on Olympic glory, he began training with various coaches even seeking advice from legendary Jamaican bobsledder Dudley ‘Tal’ Stokes.
His ambition to become Jamaica’s first alpine skier at the Winter Games became a reality after he qualified for Beijing 2022 in January. Alexander is scheduled to take part in the men’s giant slalom event on 13 February.
Benjamin Alexander Height & Weight
How tall is Benjamin Alexander? His heights are 5 feet and 6 inches. By the same token, his weight is more or less 62 kg. Similarly, his body size is 32 inches. Likewise, he has black eye color. And, his hair color is brown.
Benjamin Alexander In Winter Olympics 2022
Alexander was invited to DJ a ski trip in Whistler, British Columbia, where he had his first mountain lesson in 2016. Alexander began skiing professionally at the end of 2019 after attending the 2018 Winter Olympics as a spectator, noting only three Jamaican athletes representing his father’s country.
Alexander’s first real race was January 9, 2020, and he secured his berth for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics on January 13, 2022.
According to Kronen Zeitung and La Repubblica reports, the qualifying event may have been tainted for the purpose of assisting certain athletes in qualifying.
Alexander has taken part in weekly mentorship calls with Dudley Stokes, the former Jamaican Olympic bobsledder, since the start of 2020 in preparation for the 2022 games. Alexander will compete in the huge slalom on February 13th.
Benjamin Alexander Girlfriend
Benjamin Alexander is single and not dating anyone at these moments. He is very focused on his career rather anything else.