Who Are Marios Georgiou Parents? Gymnast Family Background Details Of Commonwealth Games Athlete

  Male artistic gymnast Marios Georgiou ( Source : Instagram )

Marios Georgiou made history for his nation and himself by becoming the first-ever Cypriot to win an AA medal in Europe.

At the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Marios earned gold medals in the floor and parallel bars events in addition to a bronze in the individual all-around competition.

Who Are Marios Georgiou's Parents? 

To get this medal, he had to face several obstacles, including racism towards him because he is half-Filipino, his mother's recent separation from him, and his father's death.

In the latter part, things with his late father were significantly better. Marios has a shoulder-to-wrist Maori tattoo on his right arm. It depicts several aspects of his life, including the loss of his father and the hope that he is still with him somehow. One design is a kind of semi-circle filled with blossoms.

Marios Georgiou, a Greek Cypriot
Marios Georgiou, a Greek Cypriot ( Source : Instagram )

Another tattoo on his left wrist makes it even more apparent: "Georgios Georgiou" and the date March 27, 2017, which marks the day his father passed away from a heart attack at age 65 after working years of unhealthy long hours as a taxi driver (he had been moved to the front office in his later years, answering phones, but continued to work from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.).

Despite making it clear that they had a rocky relationship, his son says, "I'm proud of my dad because basically - at the end of the day, he was the only one that remained by me."

Marios' mother moved out when he was ten and had to move in with his father, but he lived with her for a bit until she left two years later. Dad was older and more involved, so Mum had generally left him alone (without gymnastics, he would have been roaming around like a wild animal). They frequently disagreed, as he recalls, "It was weird for me."

What Ethnicity Does Marios Georgiou Hold?

Male artistic gymnast Marios Georgiou, a Greek Cypriot born on November 10, 1997, competes internationally for his country.

He earned one of the openings in the Olympic Test Event in Rio de Janeiro, which allowed him to qualify as the only gymnast on the Cypriot team for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Is Marios Georgiou Single?

Marios Georgiou keeps his personal and love life private. He prefers not to tell the details of marital status and divorce.

Marios Georgiou, one of Cyprus' top gymnasts who began the sport at age three, is introduced by THEO PANAYIDES to a competitor for whom gymnastics has served as a steadfast compass in a tumultuous life.

Marios Georgiou Net Worth Update

The estimated range of Marios Georgiou's net worth or income is $1 million to $4 million. His primary occupation as a soccer player has brought him a significant amount of wealth.

His sport is more than a hobby; it serves as the center of his chaotic existence and the only happy constant in a shifting emotional landscape. Marios has been working with the same coach since he was five years old, and since the Olympics, he has received funding from sponsors (mostly OPAP) and government programs.

Marios Georgiou's Participation At Commonwealth Games

The stellar track record of Georgiou attests to his tenacity and diligence. As the only gymnast on the Cypriot team, he qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. In the pommel horse final, Georgiou also competed and came in fifth.

While competing in the 2018 Commonwealth Games, he took home a bronze in the artistic individual all-around and gold in the parallel bars.

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