Decorated Lithuanian discus thrower who gained Olympic precious metal medals on the 2000 and 2004 Summertime games. He produced his main competitive debut using a 17th place surface finish on the 1999 Western european Championships. He produced history by earning the Lithuanian Sportsman of the entire year award for the 4th amount of time in 2006. He provides two sons, Martynas and Mykolas, with retired lengthy jumper Kristina Sablovskyte-Alekniene. He’s a winner from the Lithuanian Sportsperson of the entire year award, which Ruta Meilutyte also gained in 2012.