• Kayla Nicole is an American model and on-camera host
• She is 31 years old as of February 2023 and is from Los Angeles, California USA
• Her relationship with Travis Kelce began in 2017 and briefly separated in the summer of 2020
• Kayla has an Instagram with 650,000 followers and her own fitness brand, Strong Is Sexy
• Before Kayla, Travis dated beauty blogger and life coach Maya Benberry and is now rumored to be dating TV personality and reporter Zuri Hall
Kayla Nicole Wiki
Although she is known to many only as the girlfriend of a famous athlete, as her ex-boyfriend also admitted, Kayla Nicole had built a successful modeling career even before she met Travis Kelce. She also worked as an on-camera host covering games of the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and was involved in other sports media scenes, working for publications including All Def Digital, BET, and Global Grind, among others.
She’s a native of Los Angeles, California USA, where she was born under the zodiac sign of Scorpio on 2 November 1991. Kayla holds American nationality, her ethnicity is African-American, and she’s 31 years old as of February 2023.
Kayla was raised by her parents, but about whom nothing is known, and she hasn’t spoken about having any siblings, thus many of her fans believe that she’s an only child.
When it comes to her educational background, Kayla attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2010, enrolled at Pepperdine University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2013.
Relationship with Travis Kelce
Kayla and Travis began their relationship in 2017 – Kayla shared how they met, and reportedly made a first move. Travis had been following her on Instagram for months, but hadn’t written her in DM just liked her photos. Kayla sent him a message on New Year’s Eve in 2017. Their love story began soon after, and the two become one of the favorite celebrity couples.
Kayla and Travis briefly split in the summer of 2020, but haven’t spoken about the reason – they reconciled later that year, The two admitted that they’d actually broken-up and got back together several times, however, this time Nicole deleted all photos featuring Travis from her Instagram account, so it appears that she was really annoyed with him.
Some rumors were saying that Travis cheated on Kayla with a girl named Becky, which Travis denied, saying that this was a lie and fake news. When they reconciled, Travis stated that his girlfriend is ‘the absolute best’.
What happened? Why did they separate?
Travis Kelce's Girlfriend Kayla Nicole Allegedly Broke Up With Him Because He Kept Making Her Pay Half of Everything In The Five Years They Were Dating https://t.co/vT4F9vc41b pic.twitter.com/k888ljtSHn
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Kayla and Travis were often seen together at the various red-carpet events, and Kayla’s Instagram feed was full of Travis’ and her photos with captions of love and support. The last time they were photographed together was in February 2022 at the 11th Annual National Football League (NFL) Honors held at YouTube Theater in Inglewood, California.
However, later in 2022, rumors began about their break-up, which Travis confirmed stating that he is ‘in the free market’. Neither he nor Kayla commented about the reason for their separation, although there were some rumors saying that Travis kept a tight grip on his wallet. Allegedly, the source close to Kayla claimed that he even asked her to pay half of everything, which Travis denied, in an interview for The Pivot Podcast stating that this is a lie and that he wasn’t ‘too cheap’.
What is Kayla doing now?
Judging by her Instagram posts, Kayla continued her modeling career. Speaking of her Instagram, she has an army of followers whose number counts nearly 650,000 people. She posted over 750 photos and videos, mostly featuring her wearing various clothing combinations and collaborating with brands such as Chanel, Revolve, and Savage X Fenty, among others.
Kayla also has her own fitness brand too, called Strong Is Sexy.
Appearance and measurements
Kayla has long black hair and dark brown eyes. She takes care of her body by working out at the gym four to five times per week, and also enjoys swimming and yoga.
Kayla is 5ft 8ins (1.73m) tall, and weighs around 130lbs (58kgs), and when it comes to Kayla’s vital statistics, most of her fans say that she looks perfect with her measurements of 36-24-38.
If you’ve wondered how tall her now ex-boyfriend Travis is, he stands at the height of 6ft 5ins (1.96m) and weighs around 250lbs (113kgs).
Briefly about Travis Kelce
Born Travis Michael Kelce under the zodiac sign of Libra on 5 October 1989, he’s today aged 33. Travis hails from Westlake, Ohio USA, holds American nationality, comes from a family of Polish, Scottish and English descent, and was raised by his parents Ed and Donna, alongside his elder brother Jason, who is also an NFL player for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Travis had an interest in sports from an early age, and during his school days played football, baseball and basketball while attending Cleveland Heights High School. Upon matriculating in 2007, he accepted a scholarship from the University of Cincinnati, joining his brother to play for the Bearcats, and played college football until his graduation in 2012.
In the following year, Travis was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL), signing a four-year, $3.12 million rookie contract plus a bonus of over $700,000. In 2016, Travis signed a five-year, $46 million contract extension. Travis and the Chiefs won Super Bowls LIV (season 2020) and LVII (season 2022).
Travis is considered to be one of the greatest tight ends of all time, and holds several NFL records. Also, he’s the fifth tight end in NFL history to reach the milestone of 10,000 career receiving yards.
When it comes to his personal life, it’s known that before his relationship with Kayla, Travis dated beauty blogger and life coach Maya Benberry for several months in 2016.
During his relationship with Kayla, Travis often spoke about racism, encouraging people to talk openly about stopping racism. While they were a couple, people often commented about their inter-racial relationship and how dating someone outside of your race can be challenging, especially when you’re a celebrity.
After Kayla and Travis broke up, as mentioned, Travis stated that he’s single, however, in January 2023, rumors began about him dating Zuri Hall, a TV personality and reporter. The two haven’t commented about these assumptions, however, rumors are still circulating the internet.