Name: Anita Alvarez
Sport: Synchronized Swimming
Event(s): Solo, Duet, Team
Position: Senior National Team
Height: 5'8
DOB: 12/2/1996
Birthplace: Kenmore, N.Y.
High School: U.S. Performance Academy
Team/Club: The Town of Tonawanda Aquettes
Coach(es): Joanne Wright, Jill Wright, Karen Alvarez (Club) Andrea Fuentes, Reem Abdalazem (National Team)
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 9th (Duet)
World Championship Experience
  • 2015 - Team and Duet (member and finalist)
  • 2017- Team and Duet (member and finalist)
  • 2019- Team, Duet and Solo (member and finalist)
  • 2014- FINA Junior World Championship Team and duet (member and finalist)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019: USA Synchro Athlete of the Year
  • 2018: China Open, 3rd (Duet Tech); 3rd (Duet Free)
  • 2017: China Open- 1st (Solo Tech); 2nd (Duet Tech&Free)
  • 2016: USA Synchro Athlete of the Year
  • 2016: 27th German Open, 3rd (Duet); French Open, 3rd (Duet)
  • 2015: US Nationals, 1st (Team); French Open, 6th (Duet)
  • 2014: US Open- 1st (Duet), 1st (Team); Brazil Open- 7th (Duet); French Open- 11th (Duet); East Zone Athlete of the Year
  • 2013: UANA Pan American Championships, 1st (Team)
  • 2012: US Junior Nationals, 12th (Solo), 15th (Figures); US Age Group Nationals, 1st (Solo), 1st (Figures), 2nd (Duet)
  • 2011: US Age Group Nationals, 3rd (Solo), 4th (Figures), 1st (Duet), 2nd (Team)
  • 2010: US Age Group Nationals, 1st (Team), 9th (Solo)
  • 2019: Pan American Games 2x Bronze Medal (Team and Duet)
  • 2015: Pan American Games Bronze Medal (Team)