Vegard is from Sunnmøre in Norway. He has his degree in outdoor studies, and has completed the Arctic Nature Guide studies on Svalbard. Vegard visited the Arcitc island for the first time in 2011, and has always wanted to return. He spends most of his spare time being outdoors in nature rock climbing, skiing, kitesurfing or just chilling next to the bonfire. During summer, Vegard is often seen at the rock climbing academy in Lofoten, while during winter he works for us on Svalbard.