Who is Tonya Harding?
Tonya Harding is a former figure skater, TV personality, and ex-boxer. Harding is of American nationality. She has represented the US in several championships and is a two-time winner of Olympics medals.
Tonya Harding‘s Net Worth 2022
Tonya Harding has a current estimated net worth of around $50 thousand. She has earned the largest part of her wealth from her career as a professional skater.
|Full Name||Tonya Maxene Price|
|Date of Birth||12 November 1970|
|Birth Place||Portland, Oregon, United States|
|Profession||Former Figure Skater|
|Height||5 feet 1 inch|
|Parents||Father- Al Harding|
Mother- LaVona Fay Golden
|Siblings||Brother- Chris Davison|
|Husband||Joseph Jens Price (m.2010) |
Michael Smith (m.1995-1996)
Jeff Gillooly (m.1990-1993)
|Net Worth||$50 Thousand|
Early Life, Family & Education
On November 12, 1970, Tonya Harding was born in Portland Oregon, US. The names of her parents were Albert Harding and LaVona Golden. She began skating at the age of three under the guidance of a coach. The name of her coach was Diane Rawlinson. The parents of Harding separated when she was 16 years old. Her parents had been married for 19 years when they underwent a divorce. She also experienced various financial problems at an early age.
Due to poor financial condition, Harding’s mother could not buy her a new skating board when the old ones were damaged. Her mother instead used to stitch her skating regalia. She attended David Douglas High School to complete her high school education. The school awarded her the title of GED. Harding later quit her formal education to follow her dreams of becoming a skater.
Tonya Harding had a coach named Diane Rawlinson who taught her professional skating. She took part in many skating competitions from 1986 to 1989 and succeeded in winning several awards. She started her skating training under a new coach named Dody Teachman in 1989. She had made the decision after taking part in National Championships.
Many people consider 1999 as Harding’s breakthrough year. She managed to perform her first triple Axel that year while playing in US Championships. Apparently, she was named the first American to achieve this feat. In 1991, she won the title of the US Ladies’ Single. She won the title because seven out of the total nine judges awarded her first position. Aside from achieving considerable success in Professional skating, Harding is also an ex-boxer and a TV personality.
The first marriage of Tonya Harding was with Jeff Gillooly. Their marriage took place in 1993 but ended in 1993. Her second marriage with Michael Smith happened in 1995 but ended in 1996. She married third time with Joseph Jens Price in 2010 and currently lives a happy married life. Tonya and Joseph welcomed their first kid in 2011 and named them Gordon Price.
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