St. John’s Alumnus Pairs Magic with Powerlifting

Mr. Mitsopoulos, 79, is a champion powerlifter in his age group, who pressed 235 pounds at the World National Powerlifting Championships in Bordentown, NJ, in November. He is also a professional magician who has delighted audiences with his sleight of hand for more than five decades.

John Mitsopoulos ’69Ed
John Mitsopoulos ’69Ed
  • BA in Mathematics
  • The School of Education

There is no magic in staying fit into your 80s, says John Mitsopoulos ’69Ed.

A Record-Breaking Career