Name: Hafþór Hermannsson.
Place and date of birth: Húsavík, Iceland, 1st February 2000.
Hometown: Húsavík, Iceland.
Star sign: Aquarius.
Education: Various courses in Crowd- and Crisis Management, Search and Rescue, STCW courses; Basic Safety Training and Medical at sea.
Languages: Icelandic and English.
Experience: General knowledge of the area from growing up here in Húsavík.
Interests: Golf, nature, cars and speed.
Favourite Icelandic food: The Icelandic lamb.
Favourite foreign food: The Argentine beef.
Favourite band / singer: Queen.
Football / soccer team: Liverpool.