Laurie Hernandez, an American artistic gymnast has competed as the member of US Women’s Gymnastics Team at 2016 Summer Olympics in which she won the gold in the team event as well as a silver on balance beam. For now, she stands at an average height of five feet that is 1.52 m.
— Laurie Hernandez ➶ (@lzhernandez02) November 16, 2016
Now, let’s find out some more information related to Hernandez’s bio that has been obtained from different sources. She is a native of Old Bridge Township, New Jersey.
She came into this world on 9th June of the year 2000 which has now made her reach the age of 16. Although she is known just by the name Laurie Hernandez, her full and real name is Lauren Zoe Hernandez. She was born to her parents Anthony and Wanda Hernandez.
She also has a sister named Jelysa and a brother named Marcus. Laurie is of Puerto Rican descent and at present, she is residing in Old Bridge Township, New Jersey. She is a Christian and she credits the positive nature of her to God molding her every day.
Prior to that, Laurie Hernandez has also made her appearance on multiple talk shows which also includes Good Morning America, The Today Show, The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, Entertainment Tonight, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Access Hollywood Live, Hollywood Today Live, and OMG! Insider.
— GK Elite Sportswear (@gkelite) November 14, 2016
Laurie Hernandez has been active for years and we can be sure that in this period, Hernandez has been able to win numerous fans and followers in her career. Hernandez has also more than hundreds of followers on Facebook and Instagram accounts.
She has also been active on her Twitter page and the link for that page is https://twitter.com/lzhernandez02 in which she got 340K followers. Besides, more details related to her bio, interviews, and school also can be obtained from different other sites. Additionally, she has also got pages on various sites such as Wikipedia and IMDb.
Standing at height of 5 feet, she committed to the University of Florida in 2014 for competing on Florida Gators Gymnastics program in NCAA. However, she later decided to forgo the NCAA eligibility and then become professional athlete on 3rd August of 2016 in lead up to Olympic Games.
Laurie Hernandez was revealed on 30th August of 2016 as one of the celebrities who are going to compete on the dance reality show titled as Dancing with the Stars on its 23rd season. In the show, she is partnered with the professional dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy.