Dancing with the Stars (DWTS) Season 26 has recently come to an end with its finalists; Adam Rippon and Jenna Johnson. They were favorites to win the Mirrorball trophy on Last night 21st of May, 2018.
Caption: Adam Rippon with his partner Jenna Johnson won Dancing with the Stars (DWTS) season 26.
The duo was delighted over their win for a good reason; Adam Rippon being the first openly gay man to take home the prize, and Jenna Johnson’s first win after being on the show for only two seasons. But who is Adam Rippon; you might be wondering.
He is an American figure skater who represented the United States at the Winter Olympics 2018 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. He is also known for winning the 2016 U.S. National Championship and the 2010 Four Continents Championships. Moreover, Adam is the first openly gay U.S. male athlete to win a medal in Winter Olympic.
Making his country proud through his skating skills, Rippon has attracted many admirers who are keen to know more about his life. Many LGBTQ supporters are also interested in knowing Adam Rippon bio. So, without further delay, let’s eloped ourselves with Adam Rippon boyfriend, wiki facts, marriage, net worth, and bio.
Adam Rippon Dating Affair; Who is His Boyfriend?
As a professional skater, Adam Rippon has garnered many well-wishers from his perfect skating skills and personality. Mostly his fan members are interested to find out Adam Rippon dating life and his boyfriend’s name. So, without any delay let find out who Adam Rippon boyfriend is.
The LGBTQ skater is currently dating a talented boyfriend, Jussi-Pekka Kajaala. The gay pair met each other from Tinder and gradually began their dating since October 2017. Adam Rippon said:
“We started to hang out a little bit more, because we were both really busy.”
The gay couple took to Instagram to share their cozy-pictures. In one of the Instagram posts, Adam Rippon boyfriend, Jussi wrote “From Los Angeles with love,” and Adam Rippon quipped with “Good boys Finnish first.”
Caption: Adam Rippon with his boyfriend, Jussi-Pekka Kajaala.
With the sizzling hot relationship, their fan members wonder if Rippon and his boyfriend Kajaala is set for marriage. Well, the pair hasn’t divulged anything concerning their wedding and their plans. But looking at their social media posts, Adam is most-likely to get married to him.
Adam Rippon Net worth
Adam Rippon has accomplished many obstacles throughout the life which surely has made his admirers wonder about his net worth. He has won the titles of World Junior Championship two times. He won The Junior Grand Prix Final in 2007 – 2008 and the U.S junior national title has helped in the inclination of his income. Adam recently won the Dancing with the Stars (DWTS) season 26 from where he received a substantial cash prize. So, Adam Rippon net worth must be mouth-drooling.
As of 2018, Adam Rippon net worth is estimated about $2 million. And with an upcoming project, his net worth will rise for more.
Adam Rippon Wiki-Bio; Age, Height, Ethnicity, Parents
Born in 1989, in Scranton city of Pennsylvania, U.S., Adam is an American figure skater who has won the title of Dancing With the Stars: Athletes (DWTS) season 26.
Adam celebrates his birthday on 11th of November, making his age 28. He belongs to LGBTQ family. He was born in Rippon family, to mother Kelly Ribbon and Father Rick Ribbon. His parents gave birth to six children where he is the oldest one.
Adam Rippon was born with a severe hearing loss but underwent surgery at Yale University before his first birthday. The operation was correctly done resulting him to hear flawlessly.
At the age of ten, Rippon began skating with his mother, and she brought him to the ring later. However, his height measures 5 feet 4 inch.