Name: Amro ElGeziry

Hometown (City, State): COLORADO SPRINGS, CO        

Current Residence (City, State): COLORADO SPRINGS, CO

Birthdate:        11/29/1986                  Birthplace (City, State): CAIRO- EGYPT

Height:                        6’1”                 Weight: 173 IBS

Current Coach: OMAR ELGEZIRY


Family Members Who Have Competed or Are Competing in Amateur or Professional Athletics (include Name, Relation, Sport, Team Name, Years, Top Accomplishments and Country if not USA)

Isabella Isaksen: Wife, Modern Pen, 2012-present, 2016 Olympian.

Omar ElGeziry: Brother, Modern Pen, 2001-2016, 2016 Olympian.

Emad ElGeziry: Brother, Modern Pen, 1997-2007, 2000 Olympian.


Something Unique Others May Not Know About You:

My wife and my 2 brothers are Olympians in the same sport.


Favorite Foods:

Pizza, Chocolate


Favorite Athlete: My Wife (Isabella Isaksen)


Favorite Movie: Gladiator


Favorite Music: Pop, Country, and classic rock


Favorite Country Visited for Competition: Italy



  • 2008-2012-2016 Olympian
  • 2016 World cup winner
  • 2016 World championship Gold (team event)
  • 2016 World championship 6th place
  • 2016 World Ranking number 4
  • 2015 World cup final 4th place
  • 2015 CISM Games Bronze medalist
  • 2015 World Cup 4th place
  • 2015 World Ranking number 5
  • 2014 World championship Silver medalist
  • 2014 World Ranking number 5

Sergeant Amro ElGeziry is the current U.S. Pentathlon National Champion and a member of the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program (WCAP) living in Colorado Springs, CO. Amro has finished in the top 10 numerous times in UIPM World Cup competitions.

Amro is married to 2016 Olympian Isabella Isaksen who also competes in Pentathlon and will be on the 2019 Lima Pan Am Team with her husband. Amro has competed in the 2008, 20012; 2016 Olympic Games.

Amro’s brother Emad competed in the 200 Olympic Games in Pentathlon. His brother Omar is a coach for Team USA at the Lima Pan Am Games and he is also an Olympian having competed in 2016.

updated: 7/13/19