Riley McCusker Bio, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Height
Riley McCusker became a familiar American gymnast as part of the MG Elite team. She further gained prominence as the 2018 world champion at Doha, Qatar.
Keeping up with the winning streak, Riley captured a silver medal at Pan American Games Lima 2019 at women's all-around category.
Bio: Age, Siblings
Riley Shannon McCusker was born on 9 July 2001 at New Milford, Connecticut. Her parents: Tom and Jessica McCusker were supportive of her athletic career from the start. They aided the 18-year-old in her athletic career by homeschooling her so that the young gymnast could concentrate on her sport full time.
Interestingly, Riley's siblings: Owen, Erin, and Jamison are also into sports. Like Riley, her sister Erin is into gymnastics while Owen & Jamison play lacrosse.
With support and inspiration from her parents and siblings, the American gymnast graduated from her high school in June 2019. She is headed to the University of Florida to achieve heights in education.
Dating Status, Boyfriend
With a rising career, Riley’s dating life has come under scrutiny. However, the athlete continues to keep mum about her love life. There is no trace of information about a boyfriend from her side.
Interestingly, Riley did go to her senior prom with a boy named Andrew Santos on May 2019. She posed around for a couple of pictures with the guy, in which they two goofed around with the camera.
Riley McCusker poses with friend Andrew Santos in May 2019 ( Photo: Riley McCusker's Instagram)
Both, Riley and her male friend posted the photos on their individual Instagram.
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But, it is not sure if they are romantically involved or not. Riley and Andrew could have gone to the prom as friends, or they could be lovers. Until the world champ declares, her love for her Andrew, one can only make guesses about their dating relationship.
Riley’s Net Worth
Riley discovered her love for gymnastics in 2008 and kept training day and night. Her time to shine came in 2016 when she competed in three prestigious national championships namely Secret U.S. Classic, American Classic, and P&G Championships.
Building upon her national success, Riley got to be a part of reputed international competitions, namely Jesolo Trophy AT&T American Cup in 2017. Finally, in 2018 her winning performance at World Championships catapulted her to heavy-weight athlete status.
As a rising gymnast, Riley makes an average of $91,377 per year, which adds to her growing net worth. The bonafide athlete didn’t stop at global dominance. In 2019, she participated in the Birmingham World Cup and finished at 2nd-AA.
Also, Riley was part of competitions namely GK U.S. Classic, 2018 World Team Selection Camp, U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass., 2018 GK U.S. Classic, American Classic, and U.S. Classic.