Maximo de Achaval Glendale Raptors


Position

Fullback

Height

5-11

Weight

190lbs

Age

Hometown

Buenos Aires, Argentina


Maximo de Achaval was born in Amarillo, Texas. He grew up and attended high school in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the city he calls his hometown. He began playing rugby at 10 years old, attending the same all-boys rugby school as his father. Maximo holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree in Bioengineering. Maximo is married and has a daughter, and says that the support he receives from his family keeps him inspired to continue playing rugby at the professional level. With the launch of MLR, he’s excited to see the sport that he loves continue to grow in the United States.