Eldar Fazlagić was born in 1981 and raised in Sarajevo. He fell in love to mountains and sport while he was a child. He graduated Faculty of Sport and Physical Education in Sarajevo.
Eldar participates in mountain biking and road cycling competitions. Also, he is an active skier, ski instructor and registered alpinist.
He is an active member of search and rescue team for 14 years and registered mountain rescuer, specialized for helicopter rescue.