Adam Rippon is a famous figure skater and famous for being an open gay. He becomes the first openly gay American person to qualify for the Winter Olympics at the 2018 PyeongChang Games. He came into the public as gay in the early parts of October 2015.
Let us get to know about the interesting, Adam Rippon through his bio. His bio includes his boyfriend, net worth, parents, siblings and several more aspects of his remarkable life.
Adam Rippon Early life and Career
As per his wiki, Adam Rippon took birth on 11 November 1989 in one of the USA, Pennsylvania’s largest cities, Scranton. Similarly, he is of American nationality, having a white ethnic background. Rippon was born with a defect that was a severe loss of hearing but underwent successful surgery at the tender age of one, which thankfully made him able to hear.
Likewise, Adam Rippon has kept his educational details under wraps. However, we assume that he has got his educational degree from some reputed schools of Pennsylvania
He was devoted to ice skating since his early childhood days. Rippon started at a ripe age of just ten years old with Yelena Sergeeva as his coach for several years.
Rippon drew attention from his successive wins at the world junior skating championships. Furthermore, he made headlines when he became the first openly gay American to qualify for the Winter Olympics in 2018 successfully. The talented skater went on to win the coveted bronze medal and came out as a fan favourite.
After a successful figure-skating career, Adam announced his retirement from the athletic sport in November 2018. Besides his skating career, he is also known for his other endeavours. Rippon competed in the brief run of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes in April 2018. He was partnered with Jenna Johnson. The pair won the competition in May 2018.
Interestingly, he also posed nude for ESPN’s The Magazine’s annual Body Issue, wearing only ice skates.
Adam Rippon Net Worth, Salary
He has earned a tremendous amount of income from his career as a skater, modelling and TV reality star. His net worth is estimated to be close to $1 million as of 2019. Even though his annual salary has not been officially revealed as of now.
However, it is expected that Adam has an impressive salary to boast of. With his accumulated net worth, he is enjoying a lavish and luxurious lifestyle with no signs of financial discomfort.
Is Adam Rippon Gay? His Dating History with Boyfriend/Partner
Yes, Adam Rippon is openly gay. He revealed his sexual orientation is gay to the public in October 2015. Rippon is reported to be dating his boyfriend, JP Kajaala.
According to Heavy.com, the couple first met on the visit to Tinder when Adam was on a trip to Finland in 2017. Likewise, the romantic duo has been dated for a year and a half.
Looking at their Instagram posts, they seem to have a time of their lives and enjoying a harmonious relationship with each other. They shared an inmate affection for each other. We hope that Adam Rippon and his partner, Kajaala will find everlasting happiness through their relationship.
Who is Adam Rippon’s Boyfriend/Partner, Kajaala?
Likewise, Adam Rippon’s boyfriend/partner, Kajala is from Finland. However, Kajaala date of birth has not been officially opened. But, as per his Facebook page, Adams’ boyfriend, Kajala is employed by Kasslin LKV a real estate business in Finland.
Adam Rippon Parents, Siblings
Adam Rippon is the eldest child of Rick Rippon and Kelly Rippon, His father, Rick is a President at Netrastar and has worked at WNEP-TV. Similarly, he is also the owner of a Company which gives online training to police departments.
Furthermore, he has obtained his college education from the University of Scranton. Likewise, Adam’s mother, Kelly also owns a company known as Authentic Change.
Furthermore, she is a highly educated woman as he holds a Bachelor degree in dance and humanities and a Masters degree in Humanities with specialisation in Philosophy. Also, Kelly is an accomplished graduate certified degree holder of Coach University, Burnham, England.
Likewise, Adam Rippon’s mother is also a hypnotherapist and producer of the 1998 video by the title of ‘Integrating Dance in Modern Worship.’ As per sources, his parents divorced in the year 2004.
Besides him, he has five other siblings in his family. His sibling’s names have not officially been revealed as of now. However, according to sources one of his brother’s name is Dagny Rippon while his other sibling sister goes by the name, Brady Rippon. Adam maintained a happy and harmonious with his sibling’s brothers and sisters.
Fun Five facts
1. As of 2019, Adam Rippon current age is 29.
2. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.
3. He is active on his social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
4. Adam has a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 68 kg.
5. NBC made him a job offer as a commentator for the news channel
Adam Rippon Net Worth, Gay, Dating, Partner, Boyfriend
|Full Name||Adam Rippon|
|Age||29 years old|
|Birthdate||November 11, 1989|
|Birthplace||Scranton Pennsylvania, United States of America|
|Net worth||$1 million|
|Height||5 feet 5 feet inches|
|Martial status||In a relationship|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|