Jerry is from the Czech Republic and lived there most of his life. He is a triathlete, active ice hockey player, climber and loves mountain bike races. He works as a ski instructor in winter seasons, and has visited many mountainous countries including Nepal, Kyrgystan, Canada, Patagonia, Brazil, Chile. In 2017 he decided to quit his office job in a logistics company and move to Iceland to have a complete change of life and become a glacier guide.
His professional qualifcations include Glacier Skills One.
On Jerry's bucket list are an Iron Man race and visiting Lhasa in Tibet or Greenland.