Name: Alexa Knierim
Sport: Figure Skating
Event(s): Pairs
Height: 5-2
DOB: 6/10/1991
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: Addison, Ill.
College: College of DuPage (Glen Ellyn, Illinois) '14, General Studies
Team/Club: DuPage FSC
Coach(es): Todd Sand, Jenni Meno, Chris Knierim, Nina Mozer, Christine Binder, Rafael Arutunian
Olympic Experience
  • Two-Time Olympian (2018, 2022); Two-time Olympic medalist (1 silver, 1 bronze)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, silver (team), 6th (with Brandon Frazier)
  • Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, bronze (team), 15th (with Chris Knierim)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – 7th (with Brandon Frazier)
  • Years of participation: 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2021
  • Top Finish: 7th – 2021 (with Frazier)
Personal: Daughter of Tom and Tina...Has one sister, Alivia, and one brother, Derek...Began skating with pairs partner Chris Knierim in 2012...Married Knierim in June 2016...Enjoys fishing, archery, reading and spending time with her pets.