Anita Alvarez Biography

Anita Alvarez who is born with dual citizenship as a Mexican-American personality is an artistic and synchronized swimmer. She competed at the national and international levels while being in duet, and solo team swimming competitions. She is in the news (in June 2022) because she became unconscious while appearing for one of her competitions and went faint and almost drowned in water. All of sudden, her coach came to know about her actions in the water and she rescued her from drowning in water.

Early Life

Anita Alvarez is 25 years old because of her birth on 2nd December 1996. She belongs to Buffalo, New York, where she attended Kenmore West Senior High School and received her graduation in 2014. Immediately after completing her education from high school, she started competing nationally and appeared as a synchronized swimmer. Anita competed at the Olympics Team Trials U.S 2012 while she was 14 years old. Her mother was also a swimmer of her time who had an appearance at the Olympics in 1984 with her duet and got 7th place in the competition.

Anita’s father has coached two Olympians who did not appear in the sports but appeared for the Olympics. She has her grandfather who was, once upon a time, in charge of all the off-ice officials in the 1980 Olympics Games. Her grandfather was the timekeeper of the ice hockey game that took place in Lake Placid, New York. Anita, once stepped on the foot of the former president’s wife Michelle Obama while hugging her on a visit to the White House.

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Anita Alvarez Career

She competed in various national and international competitions including appearances at the Olympics. Back in 2016, she appeared with Mariya Koroleva in the women’s duet competition at the Summer Olympics. She became a member of the USA Synchronized Swimming National Team. She has also performed at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan and also appeared in the 2014 Junior World Championships. Anita has also coached youngsters in Western New York and as a coach, she saw her team appearing in the 2019 Junior Olympics in Buffalo, New York.

Despite various honors and awards she received in her life, she was disqualified from appearing at the 2020 Summer Olympics to represent the United States. In 2016 and 2019, Anita earned the honors such as USA Synchro Athlete of the Year along with her duet partner named Mariya Koroleva. She had various appearances at various competitions based at the world level or international level, and eventually earned the honor of being named USA’s Artistic Swimming Athlete of the Year in 2021.


Anita Alvarez caught the attention of cameras and media when she was seen in the dramatic episode of the world swimming championship in Budapest on 22nd June 2022 when she had to be rescued by her coach after she lost consciousness in the water. Anita was competing in a solo competition in the freestyle in the finals at the World Aquatics Championships when she got faint and sank to the bottom of the pool. Her coach named Andrea Fuentes immediately realized that something bad was happening with the athlete and therefore she dived into the pool while fully clothed and pulled Anita to the surface.

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Anita Alvarez Biography

Real Name Anita Alvarez
Birth Date December 2, 1996
Age (as of 2022) 25 Years
Birth Place Amherst, New York, USA
Profession Swimmer
College Kenmore West Senior High School

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 172 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 50 kg  –  in Pounds –  112 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown


Father David Alvarez
Karen Alvarez

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is her boyfriend?

Personal Life

For the moment, there is no information on Anita Alvarez’s past romantic relationships. She is not known to be dating anyone in the industry. But it has been seen that many of the champions often get hooked by anyone in their colleagues. So, we assume that Anita might be having a partner in the industry but she has not revealed the same. Also, seeing Anita’s social media profile, it doesn’t seem that she is committed to anyone in the industry.

Anita Alvarez Net Worth

Anita Alvarez is only 25 years old and has shown her appearance at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio where she earned 9th place and appeared in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo where she earned 13th place in the duet. Despite this, she has appeared at various world championships including the year 2015. 2014, 2017, and 2019 with the 2014 Junior World Championship-FINA in the duet, where she became the finalist. It is for sure that she might be getting good prize money because of her appearances at various shows and events or competitions. For the moment, Anita Alvarez’s estimated net worth is somewhere around $1 million.

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