Even there is still a long way to go in Alexander Massialas’s career; he is already among the best USA foil fencers ever.
Growing up, he also played soccer and basketball. However, after his father set up a fencing club, he got more serious about becoming a fencer.
At 27, he has already won multiple world championships and 3 Olympic medals. Moreover, fencing has been a Massialas family background.
Massialas father Greg represented in the 1982 and 1988 Olympics. Likewise, his sister Sabrina recently competed in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Furthermore, Massialas describes himself as competitive. He doesn’t like losing, even if it’s a video or board game. That may be the reason why he is a successful fencer.
Now, let’s look into quick facts before digging in-depth about Massialas’ personal and professional career.
|Date of Birth||20th April 1994|
|Birth Place||San Francisco, California, USA|
|Nick Name||Mass (Moss)|
|Age||28 years old|
|Height||6’2″ (188 cm)|
|Weight||84kg (185 lbs)|
|Body Mass Index (BMI)||23.8|
|Father Name||Greg Massialas|
|Mother Name||Vivian Massialas|
|Siblings||Sabrina Massialas (younger sister)|
|Education||Drew School (High School), Standford University|
|Status||Active (2007 to present)|
|Coach||Greg Massialas (Father)|
|World Championship Records||
|FIE Ranking||6th/ 105 points (As of August 2021)|
|Net Worth||$500k to $1 million|
|Hobbies||Watching TV, Listening MusicSoccer, Basketball,|
|Social media||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter|
|Last Update||June, 2022|
Alexander Massialas | Family and Early Years
Alexander Massialas was born on 20th April 1994 in San Francisco, California. He is the oldest son of Greg Massialas and Vivian Massialas.
Moreover, he has a diverse family. Massialas’s father is of Greek descent, and his mother is Taiwanese. He also has a younger sister named Sabrina Massialas.
Likewise, the Massialas family is of fencing background. Firstly, his father competed for the USA in the 1984 and 1988 Olympics.