McKayla Maroney

McKayla Maroney

Artistic Gymnast
Born Dec 9, 1995

McKayla Rose Maroney is an American artistic gymnast. She is the 2011 World Vault Champion and was a part of the U.S. Olympic gold medal-winning team at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of McKayla Maroney.


1995 Birth Born on December 9, 1995.


2011 15 Years Old 1 More Event
Maroney was also a member of the gold-winning American team at the 2011 World Championships where she won gold medals in the team and vault competitions.
A photograph of her with a "not impressed" expression, taken after winning silver in the 2012 Olympics, became an Internet meme.
She defended her World title and won the gold medal on vault at the 2013 World Championships, becoming the first U.S. female gymnast to defend a World Championships vault title.
2014 18 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2014, Maroney underwent surgery on her knee. … Read More
2015 19 Years Old In March 2015, Maroney stated in a YouTube video that she struggled with adrenal fatigue following the 2013 World Championships.


She decided in 2016 to no longer compete in gymnastics due to health issues.
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