Lazar Angelov is a fitness model, personal trainer, celebrity figure and entrepreneur. He was born in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1984. Before becoming a fitness icon, he was a professional basketball player. At the age of 16 he made the junior national team and soon he was the leading scorer of his pro teams in the National Basketball Association of Bulgaria. At the age of 18 he spent an year and a half in the Army, where he found bodybuilding.
It became a constant part of his life and his second chance in life since a serious knee injury put his basketball career in jeopardy. He went on to earn a certificate for a personal trainer from the National Sports Academy and started working as a personal trainer. His ability to motivate allowed him to not only help people transform their bodies, but also do the same with their lives.