Dominique Moceanu | Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth (2022), Relationship, Family, Education, Facts, Wiki | American Author & Gymnast

Dominique Moceanu Biography

Who is Dominique Moceanu?

Dominique Moceanu is a retired American Gymnast and author who is known as a member of a gold medal-winning United States Women’s Gymnastic Team at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. She started representing the United States in various International Competitions at the junior level just at the age of 10. She was born on September 30, 1981, in Hollywood, California, USA. As of 2022, she is 40 Years old with 5 feet and 2 inches tall in height. She also achieved the feat of being the youngest and last Gymnast Olympic Champion at the age of 14.

Educational qualification background

Dominique‘s childhood was busy learning gymnastics but somehow she managed to complete her high school education with an average grade. She was part of her school gymnastics team and started her International Junior career when she was just 10 years old. She left her educational studies for a decade but after achieving a sound career, she managed to graduate from John Carroll University with a business management degree.

Dominique Moceanu Family, Parents and Siblings

Dominique Moceanu‘s family has Romanian ethnicity and are Romanian migrants who settled in The USA in the late ’70s. Her father Dumitru and mother Camelia both were professional gymnasts and as a result, started training Dominique from an early age. She has two sisters Jeniffer and Christina, Jeniffer was born without legs and was handed over to adoption. It was later when both Dominique and Jeniffer knew that they were sisters.

Relationships, Husband, & Kids

Dominique Moceanu has no records of past relationships and boyfriends, the reason may be her determination and hard work to achieve success in gymnastics. She married her husband Dr.Michael Canales, a podiatrist and former gymnast on November 4, 2006, and gave birth to her daughter Carmen in 2007. She gave birth to her second child a son named Vincent in 2009 who is also a dreamer to be a gymnast.

Income, Earnings and Net Worth (2022)

Dominique Moceanu‘s income and earnings are generated through her profession as a gymnast. When she was 17 years old, she filed emancipation over her father to gain control over her income and earnings. She has been earning as a gymnastic trainer and from endorsements as well. At this point of time, her income is sourced from Dominique Moceanu Gymnastics Center and Carmen Yoga Studio in Medina, Ohio, USA. As of 2022, her Net Worth is estimated to be around 3 million USD.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameDominique Moceanu
Full Real NameDominique Helena Moceanu
BirthplaceHollywood, California, USA
Date of Birth (Birthday)September 30, 1981
Age40 years old (2022)
Height5 feet 2 inches
Net worth (2022)$3 million USD
Educational qualificationsGraduation in Business Management
School/college/UniversityJohn Carroll University

Dominique Moceanu Other Quick Information

Profession: Author, Gymnast

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Religion: Christianity

Father Name: Dumitru Moceanu

Mother Name: Camelia Moceanu

Brother Name: N/A

Sister Name: Jennifer Bricker, Christina Chapman

Marital status: Married

Relationship status: Engaged

Boyfriend Name: N/A

Husband Name: Dr Michael Canales

Children/Kids: 2

Son Name: Vincent Canales

Daughter Name: Carmen Canales

Facebook Account: YES

Instagram Account:  YES

Twitter Account: YES

Wikipedia: YES


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Some facts about Dominique Moceanu

  • She wrote an autobiography which reached Number 7 on NewYork best-selling book list.
  • She has four international gymnastic medals.
  • She was diagnosed with a stress fracture in her right tibia after finishing third in the 1996 Olympics.
  • She is now coaching part-time at Gymnastics World in Broadview Heights, Ohio.
  • Her younger sister Jeniffer was born without legs.

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