- Father Johann Leyva
- Mother Maria Gonzalez
- Birth Name Danell Johan Leyva
- Net Worth N/A
- Currently Married N/A
- Birth Country Cárdenas
- Famous Name Danell Leyva
- Nationality Cuban
- Affair with N/A
- Ethnicity white
One of the most talked gymnasts of the Rio Olympic is Danell Leyva. He is a Cuban-American gymnast who competes for the United States. He has put his first step into this world on October 30, 1991, Matanzas, Cuba. His nationality is American/Cuban and ethnicity is a white. He is an expert on parallel bars and horizontal bar. He has his own signature move- jam-dislocate-hop to undergrips. His biological father Johann Leyva resides in Spain. His mother Maria Gonzales is a gymnastics coach. His stepfather Yin Alvarez is Ex Gymnastic player and a gymnast coach. His stepfather and mother opened a gym in Miami. His sister Dayanis Mesa is a popular television host.
He was coached by his stepfather Yin Alvarez. He started his junior career in 2006. He competed in the Junior Division of the U.S National Championships (Visa Championships). Later in 2008, he also performed at the Junior National Championships. He is also the champion of the horizontal bar at the 2008 Pan American Gymnastics Championship in Argentina. He made his Intl. debut on 2009 World Artistic Gymnastic Championships, London. In 2010, he selected at the Pacific Rim Championships in Melbourne. He managed to win individual titles on horizontal bars and parallel bars and a bronze medal on still rings. Later, he managed to win the medal on various events at Winter Cup. He also wins American Cup in New York City. The 2012 London Olympics brings huge glory for his career. He played outstandingly well. He bagged bronze medal in the men’s all around. He is a prominent member of the Rio Olympic 2016.
Spotting some lights on his personal biography, it does not matter of surprise that he is the star player of his nation. He has countless fans and everybody want to find out who is her girlfriend but there is no any information about it. He is a private person. He has never talked about his affair, girlfriend and married. According to sources, currently, he is single and very happy without any girlfriend.
He is a joyful person. He loves to hanging out with friends. He enjoyed the parties. His hobbies are painting, drawing, football, music, cartoon, and comics. He was the student of science. He loves to eat Spaghetti and Pizza. His favorite T.V program is The Boondocks, Naruto, Family Guy, and Scrub. Rush Hour is his favorite movie. He is also a popular face of Adidas. He agreed on a multi-year sponsorship contract with Adidas Gymnastics.
He has a great personality. He has an average height of 5 feet and 7 inches. His body weight is 61 kg. Comparatively, his Chest, Waist, Biceps is 45-32-16 inches. He has great career earnings. His estimated net worth is around $3 million. He has the huge fan base on social networking sites. Moreover, detail description about his bio can be taken from Wiki.