MyKayla Skinner is an American former gymnast and athlete. MyKayla Skinner was the 2020 Olympic silver medalist.
MyKayla Skinner entered the world December 9, 1996. Her birth name is MyKayla Brooke Skinner Harmer. She is originally from Gilbert, Arizona, USA. She is currently 25 years old and her birth sign is Sagittarius. Her parents are Cris and Kym Skinner. This personality has three older siblings, Jeremy, Chelsea and Katie. In addition, this person is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Skinner attended Higley High School as a freshman in 2011 and has been homeschooled since 2012. In November 2014, she applied to the University of Utah to join a gymnastics college as of 2015. Finally, in 2016, she joined the USA team for the Summer Olympics.
working life and career
Skinner was the 2020 Olympic vaulting silver medalist and a substitute for the 2016 Olympic team. She competed at the 2014 World Championships, where she contributed to the US team’s gold medal. She also won an individual bronze medal in vault.
As a result, she won a total of 11 medals at the USA National Championships during her senior career. She also competed for the University of Utah gymnastics team and was a two-time NCAA champion. She was the 2011 American Classic junior singles all-around champion. This personality was named to the US junior national team after finishing 10th in the all-around and 2nd in vaulting at the national championships.
She became a member of the United States senior national team in 2012. Similarly, she attended the Fiesta Bowl in early 2013. In March 2014, Skinner was a member of the winning US squad at the City of Jesolo Trophy, where she won gold in vault and floor exercise and placed fourth in the all-around.
She was also selected to compete at the 2014 World Championships in Nanning, China. This gymnast won a gold medal in team competition with USA. In addition, Skinner won a bronze medal in vault in the event finals. She competed in the 2015 AT&T American Cup on March 7, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.
She also placed 2nd behind Simone Biles in this event. This personality was again called up to the senior team and invited to the 2015 Worlds Selection Camp in September. Skinner was named as the replacement for the US team for the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships on October 8 and she did not attend or participate in qualifications.
In March 2020 she was selected to attend the International Gymnix meeting in Montreal. There, this gymnast helped the USA win team gold, and in the individual event she placed second to Lee in the all-around. Similarly, in May, she competed in the US Classic where she placed 10th in the all-around and 1st in vaulting. In addition, she was one of 5 gymnasts featured in the Peacock documentary Golden: The Journey of USA’s Elite Gymnasts.
On October 16, 2019, she announced on Instagram that she is engaged to Jonas Harmer. She met him while studying at the University of Utah. The two married on November 14, 2019. And they had their honeymoon in Thailand.
Harmer reportedly proposed to her while she was training at Desert Lights Gymnastics in Chandler after her junior year of college. However, both seem to be extremely happy in their home life.
Skinner is 5 feet or 152 cm tall. She also weighs 52 kilos or 114.5 lbs. She has beautiful blue eyes and blonde hair. This personality looks absolutely attractive and stunning flaunting her hot body in sexy short dresses. However, she has not shared her chest-waist-hip measurements with the public.
Social Media and Wealth
Her Instagram account @mykaylaskinner2016 has gained over 496,000 followers. She has garnered over 57.6k followers on her Twitter account @mykaylaskinner. And her YouTube channel has gained more than 145,000 subscribers. She has a private Facebook account where she has gained over 2.5k friends.
This personality has either endorsed or promoted a few brands through social media including Ivy City Co and Ozoneleos, from which she makes a ton of money. In addition, her main source of income is her gymnastics career. However, she has a net worth of around $700,000 to $1.2 million.