Anita Alvarez of Kenmore and Victoria Woroniecki of the U.S. Senior National Synchronized Swimming team will make their debut in the duet on Friday at the Make UP For Ever French Open in Paris on Friday. The event, the first leg of the inaugural seven event FINA World Series of Synchronized Swimming runs through Sunday. Alvarez made her Olympic debut in Rio in August, finishing ninth with Mariya Koroleva.
"They're looking good, especially in the technical routine. The goal has been to get this new pair ready for their first competition," said USA Synchro CEO Myriam Glez. "Obviouisly, it is the beginning of the season so they need more work... They will have more time to take these routines to the next level before the China Open and Japan Open.