Farid is a native of Guanacaste, CR. He studied English and Spanish as a second language at Universidad Nacional. He worked with the MEP (ministry of education) for 6 years. He loves to be involved with the Guanacaste culture and traditions. Farid is well known for his " bombas and retahilas". He participated in many folkloric festivals around the country. In his free time he enjoys playing sports, horse back riding and spending time with his friends.