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Adam Rippon is an American figure skater. Adam Rippon is widely known as a gay athlete to win a gold at the 2016 U.S. Championships and bronze medal in the figure skating team event in the 2018 winter Olympics. The legendary sportsperson has even accorded himself with the 2009 Junior World Championships, scoring nearly perfect points ultimately becoming the first singles skater to win the two World Junior titles.

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: November 11, 1989 (age 28)
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Profession: Professional skater

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1. Family and Personal Life:

Adam Rippon isn't married but is in a relationship with his newly formed boyfriend Jussi-Pekka Kajaala. On the October of 2015, he openly came out to the public as gay and has not been involved in any women since then.

Adam Rippon met his boyfriend through the popular dating app called Tinder. Jussi is a real state businessman by profession and likes to keep his personal life out of the media hype.

Quick Info:

  • Parents: Kelly and Rick Rippon
  • Wife: N/A
  • Children: N/A
  • Marital Status: Unmarried

He was born to Kelly and rick Rippon in Sacramento, California. He is the eldest of six siblings with three younger brothers and two younger sisters. Born with a hearing deformity, he underwent massive ear surgery at Yale University before his first birthday which allowed him to hear more than perfect in his aftermath.

As the current Vice President is the supporter of anti-gay legislation and policies, Adam has been quite into the media hype due to his recent concerns regarding the president lead on the US delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony.

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2. Body Measurements and Lifestyle:

Adam Rippon body measurements look well maintained. The skate athlete stands at an average height of 5 feet and 7 inches with a perfectly maintained weight of 66kg.

The brown-eyed athlete is brown haired and has a fair toned complexion. He is fond of hiking, running and has a perfect athletic body. The amazing figure skater come dancer has an adorable face with an intensely captivating smile. He is even seen displaying his ostentatious muscular abs and biceps posing on the beach, on his Instagram account.

Quick Info:

  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
  • Weight: 66kg (145 pounds)
  • Body Measurements: N/A
  • Plastic Surgery: N/A

The gorgeous gentleman has a fashion sense that is pretty impeccable and looks elegant in whatever outfit he carries himself into. All in all, the young star has an appealing personality and has lots of followers on the social media including his Instagram and Facebook account.

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3. Professional Career:

Adam Rippon started his early career skating with his mother from the time he was 10. He was mentored by Yelena Sergeeva for almost 7 years and later made a comeback winning Novice level silver medal at the 2005 U.S. Championships.

After his Nationals he competed in the Junior division winning a gold medal. He later competed at the 2005-2006 ISU Junior Grand Prix and was placed 6th. Besides these, the multitalented personality has been ranked in the top ten, numerous times in various National and International level Championships. 

Career Timeline:

  • 2007-2008: Won a silver medal at the Sofia Cup in Bulgaria qualifying himself to the next round and ultimately winning a gold medal at Junior Grand Prix final.
  • 2010: Won a gold medal in the free skate for the Four Continents Championships.
  • 2016-2017: Won bronze at the 2016 Skate America and Trophée de France.
  • 2018: One of the representatives of the USA in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, Korea and was even announced as a competitor to compete in the season 26 of the reality dance show "Dancing With The Stars".

Although suffering from major falls and injuries in his skating career, the distinguished athlete has not let these setbacks hold him back. We shall see him performing even better in the coming years. Further information regarding his professional career can be found on his personal website or his Wikipedia page

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4. Salary and Net Worth 2018:

Adam Rippon salary and net worth are still under the wraps. The young adult, however, has gathered humongous riches with his breathtaking on-stage skate performance along with his eminent signature moves.

He has been honored with the EDI award for best free skating and has also walked into the 90th Academy awards wearing a prominent harness by Moschino. He has been prized with many trophies and medals and has his videos featured on the youtube. He is seen tweeting about his recent activities on his Twitter account.

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Considering his list of accomplishments in the skating world, including his presences on the dance show "Dancing With The Stars", he has not only put himself into the top celebrity limelight but also enhanced his net worth.

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