Kyle Viljoen is the new cast member of Below Deck Mediterranean. The season just premiered and his action has already been scrutinized. Learn below, what exactly happened.
In addition to that, learn about his age, parents, height, and his dating life. his Kyle Viljoen Bio covers it all.
Meet Kyle Viljoen, Stew On Below Deck Mediterranean
Kyle Viljoen is one of the new faces in Below Deck Mediterranean season 7 which premiered on 11 July. Kyle is a second stew who is starring alongside other new casts Jason Gaskell (Deckhand), Storm Smith (Deckhand), Raygan Tyler (Bosun), Natalya Scudder (Third Stew), Dave White (Chef), and Natasha Webb (Chief Stew).
The returning members are Mzi “Zee” Dempers and Captain Sandy. The show revolves are a similar theme to the first six seasons that came before i.e. what it is like to work on a yacht and drama that sprouts when the crew members start working together.
Kyle already did something that is considered taboo in the world of yachting. He potentially kissed a guest, according to Captain Sandy Yawn, a thing that should never happen. “Let’s not forget seasons back when that happened with another crew member. You just never want to cross that line. In the corporate world, it doesn’t happen,” Sandy, 57, exclusively told Us Weekly.
Captain Sandy added that what they do once they get off the vessel is their personal life is their personal decision.
“So, if they want to hook up with clients after they’re signed off the vessel, go for it,” she added. “I’m all about love. I found love. I want everybody to have love, but you can’t do it in a professional setting”.
Kyle Viljoen Net Worth
Kyle Vilojen sits on a net worth that roughly measures under $250 thousand.
According to his Facebook, Kyle graduated from Springs Boys High School in 2010. Then, he attended the University of Pretoria where he earned his bachelor’s degree in education. He studied Cabin Crew at EPT Aviation Training and completed his training in 2015. he studied to become a facilitator at Execoach.
Kyle completed his Steward / Deckhand training at PYT – Professional Yachtmaster Training in 2019. Moreover, he studied, Ofqual-regulated Level 5 Teaching English as a Foreign Language Master Training Course at The TEFL Academy which he completed in 2020.
Starting his career in 2009, Kyle joined ATKV-Drakensville as a waiter/childcarer/entertainer. He worked as a model at Aardvark Casting Agency Gauteng from 2012 to 2014. Around the same time, he also worked at Blackberry as Brand Ambassador.
In 2014, he also delved into bartending working for Springbok Bar, Hatfield.
Kyle has worked as a flight attendant and Cabin Services Manager at Skywise Airline, FlySafair, Qatar Airways – Doha International Airport, and Africa Charter Airline. In addition, he also worked as a Guest Lounge Administrator at Fireblade Aviation. He delved into a career as a steward after 2019.
First, Kyle joined Superyachts as chief steward, worked as Temp Sole Steward at Super Yachts, then as 2nd Steward at Super Yachts, and part-time Recruitment Consultant at Indie-Pearl Yacht Recruitment.
In July 2022, Kyle is working as Freelance Chief Steward at STEWARD and ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher) at The TEFL Academy.
Is Kyle Viljoen Dating Anyone?
Kyle Viljoen is currently dating his boyfriend Zack Riley.
Kyle revealed in December 2021 post that when he met Zack he changed Kyle’s whole perspective of love. They met two weeks after his move. It was the first time, Kyle introduced his boyfriend on his social.
They have been in a relationship since 2021. Kyle posted the relationship with a caption, “Finally in a very loving caring, and committed relationship with the man of my dreams. Zachary brings so much to my life and my being I never thought possible. Contributes to my personality and is the most hilarious loving being I’ve come across. Blessed to have my life so touched”.
In March 2022, Kyle announced on his Instagram that Zach was a better version of Price Eric. He added that life with Zack has been some of his favorite life experiences.
He added, “you have taught me so much when it comes to the smiles, laughs, and enjoyment of every moment. You are beyond handsome with a soul to match! I am so blessed to call you home, security, devotion, calmness, and transparency. I love you baby @dr.zriles to many more exceptionally special moments”.
So was Zach okay with Kyle kissing a client? We are yet to know that part of the story.
Talking about Kyle Viljoen’s boyfriend, Zack is currently working as a staff physical therapist at NYU Langone Health since February 2021. He also interned in the company from June to July of 2020. Zack graduated with BSC in Biology from
He completed a doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University in 2020.
Kyle Viljoen Age
Kyle Viljoen’s date of birth is 21 February 1992. So, in February 2022, he turned 30 years old.
Kyle Viljoen Parents
Marius and Berniece Viljoen are the parents of Kyle Viljoen. His parents exchanged their wedding vows on 24 August 1991. So, in August 2022, they are celebrating their 31st wedding anniversary.
Marius, Kyle’s father, graduated from Hoerskool Hoogland in 1987. He studied Production & Operations management at Witwatersrand Technicon. He worked as supervisor of production at M.R. Zinc. Prior to that, he worked at African Zinc Mills as a production planner.
He is currently working at M.R Zinc as Dispatch Supervisor.
Meanwhile, Bernice has been working as a Credit Manager at FNB South Africa since 1989. She also worked as a Credit Manager at First National Bank. She studied banking at Milpark Business School and completed her studies in 1988.
Kyle has a brother named Dylan. He married his wife Kayla Vilojen on 20 March 2021.
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Kyle Viljoen Height
Kyle Viljoen’s height measures around 6 feet 2 inches.
When Is Kyle Viljoen Birthday?
According to his Facebook, Kyle Vilojen celebrates his birthday on 21 February.
Where Does Kyle Viljoen Hail From?
Kyle Viljoen is originally from Springs, Gauteng, South Africa. He is currently based in Manhattan, New York, according to his Facebook.