There are many sports that have a degree of high risk, and swimming is one of them. In order to take part in this sport, you have to be in top physical condition.
Not only is she a coach, but she also thinks on her feet and jumps in when necessary. This was seen in June 2022, when she became a hero.
Suddenly, the swimmer lost consciousness in the water and sank to the bottom of the pool. Fuentes began shouting to the lifeguards to get in the water but they were paralyzed. That is when she jumped into the water with all her clothes on to pull out the disabled swimmer.
They took the swimmer away on a stretcher but after receiving medical care, they gave an update that she was feeling better and had normal vital signs.
Alvarez lost consciousness because she had already participated in several events and was exhausted. After being evaluated, they determined she was healthy but she couldn’t compete at the world championship finals.
That doesn’t mean that she wasn’t ready to get back in the water. Almost a year later, she was announced as part of the team that would make up the 2023 World Championship and Pan-American Games members for the USA Artistic Swimming Team.