McKayla Maroney Biography

McKayla Maroney

Quick Facts Of McKayla Maroney

Celebrated Name McKayla Maroney
Age 23 Years
Nick Name Tarzan
Birth Name McKayla Rose Maroney
Birth Date 1995-12-09
Gender Female
Profession Gymnast
Nationality American
Place Of Birth Aliso Viejo, California, USA
Birth Nation United States
Horoscope Sagittarius
Father Mike
Mother Erin Maroney
Siblings Tarynn, and Kav
Height 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m)
Net Worth $ 4 million dollar
Ethnicity Irish-Catholic
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Brown
Waist Size 24 inches
Bra Cup Size 32 inches
Hip Size 34 inches

An American McKayla Maroney is a retired sports-women and an actress. Her birth name is McKayla Rose Maroney. She is basically renowned as an artistic gymnast and is multiple gold medalist. She won a gold medal with the U.S Olympics gymnastics team and a silver medal for the vault at the 2012 Summer Olympics. In 2013 World Championship. She became a First U.S Female gymnast in 2016, at the age of 21.


Best Known For

She is multiple gold-medalist artistic gymnasts.

She is the first U.S female gymnastic to defend a World Artistic Gymnastics Championship vault title.


Early Life of McKayla Maroney


McKayla Maroney, a multi-gold medalist was born in Aliso Viejo, California, the United States of America(USA) on 9th December 1995. She is the Daughter of Mike Maroney and Erin Maroney. Her dad was a Quarterback at Purdue University, and her mom was involved in figure skating and secondary school sports. She has two siblings, Tarynn and Kav. She belongs to Irish-Catholic Ethnicity. At the aged of 9, she began preparing at Gym-Max in Costa Mesa, California. She takes an American Nationality. Her Horoscope is Sagittarius. There is no information on her education background at all. She was homeschooled so that she could focus on gymnastics. We can say that she was prepared for gymnastic from childhood by her parents. as all of them come from a sports

background. She counted Carly Patterson as her favorite artistic gymnast.


Junior Career and Senior Career of McKayla Maroney


Junior career


She started her junior career in 2009 participating in Visa Championships in Dallas, Texas. At the time, she was only 13 years 8 months old. She finished twenty-seventh in the all-around and third in the vault final. She also participated at Cover Girl Classic Competition, Visa Championships, and Pan American Championships, all in 2010. At the 2010 Pan  American Championships, she contributed American team to finish in the first place, as she also finished first on vault and floor.


Senior Career


Following her outstanding performance during her junior career, she started her senior career in 2011 when she was only 16 years 10 months old. She competed at the 2011 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Japan. Team American finished in the first place, where she contributed a vault score of 16,033 and a floor score of 14,566. She also won the gold medal in the vault final with a score of 15,300.

She was selected in the American team, "Fab Five" for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. She contributed her team to finish first and she clinched the silver medal in the vault final. She is credited to change the team's nickname from the "Fab Five" to "Fierce Five". She achieved a success in a short period of time due to her hard work, practice, and dedication.

Her photograph of pursed lips on the medal podium after winning a silver medal in the vault in London Olympics became an internet phenomenon. Then President of the United States also posed the pursed lips with her when team America met the U.S President, following their recent Success.


Following, her success at the 2012 London Olympics, she suffered a leg injury, which kept her out of competitive gymnastic almost for 8 months. She won another gold medal at the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Belgium, becoming the first U.S female gymnast to defend a World

Artistic Gymnastic Championships vault title.


Following knee surgery in March 2014, and underage nude image leak in August 2014, she retired from competitive gymnastics in 2016. She also claimed to have struggled with adrenal fatigue after the 2013 World Championships. She made her acting debut in Series Hart of Dixit (2012-2015) in 2012, she also appeared on an episode of the Fox TV show, Bones in 2013, and Superstore in 2016.


Body Measurements of McKayla Maroney


McKayla Maroney has an average height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63m) and weight is 46 kg. She has a seductive body of 32-24-34 inches. Her hair color is dark brown while eye color is brown. She is active on Facebook and Twitter. She has around 336,689 followers on Facebook and has more than 575k followers on Instagram.


Personal Life, Net Worth and Salary of McKayla Maroney


McKayla Maroney is reportedly single. No rumors regarding her affairs have come to spotlight She has maintained a low life regarding her personal life. McKayla Maroney, a retired Olympic gymnastic who competed in the 2012 London Games, has lately become the center of a few social media controversies. Last year, she denied getting lip injections, later, she had a fight back after fans complained she'd changed and now, she's defending herself after posting a revealing video online. She was also criticized for posting a video of herself dancing in a thong on Instagram, as she was a role model to young girls. In 2017, she alleged USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar that he sexually molested her several times from the start of her career until retirement.

She came forward under the #MeTooMovement.


The source shows that she has a net worth of $4 million dollars but her salary is not revealed yet.

Did You Know?

  • Her Pursed Lips photo became viral over the internet and made the top spot on Yahoo’s list of “Most Viral Photos” of 2012.
  • She was one of the judges for the 2013 Miss America pageant.
  • She made her singing debut via her single, “Ghost”.

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