Yensy hails from Santo Domingo, DR, where he developed a connection with the water during childhood summers. Whether on family trips or local adventures, Yensy's love for swimming blossomed and became a favorite part of every getaway. He moved to New York with his family when he was seven years old and further advanced his aquatic skills through a partnership program run at George Washington High School. While Yensy pursued his passion for sports of all kinds, particularly excelling in baseball tournaments abroad, he always found solace and joy in the pool. Yensy is currently pursuing a degree in Business Management at BMCC and is also cultivating a clothing brand as a side business.