How Much is Nastia Liukin Worth?
Nastia Liukin is a former gymnast, Olympic gold medalist and TV personality, who saved $2 million net worth. The charismatic blonde beauty earned her millions through her activity of an athlete. Nastia Liukin hit the jackpot in 2008, when she had won 5 medals at Beijing Summer Olympics. Thus she had become the 3rd in US history to win all-around title. She got 1 bronze, 3 silver and 1 Olympic Gold medal, which returned to her with an enormous money bonus.
Alongside her career of gymnast, Nastia found the time for various endorsements. The good-looking blonde girl partnered with such brands as Covergirl cosmetics, Visa cards, Vanilla Star Jeans etc.
In 2012 Nastia Liukin announced her retirement from gymnastics. But it doesn’t mean that she makes no money nowadays. Being an active person, Liukin continues to work.
Nastia earned some salary as an occasional actress. She appeared as herself in the series “Make It or Break It”, which told about four friends–gymnasts, who were getting ready for Olympic Games 2012. In addition she made cameo appearance in “Gossip Girl”, the series about the students of prestigious Manhattan school.
In 2015 Nastia Liukin performed graciously in a popular show “Dancing with the Stars”. She danced together with 5-time champion Derek Hough (the brother of Julianne Hough) and occupied the 4th place (Rumer Willis was a celebs winner that season).
In 2013 Nastia Liukin continued her education. She dropped out her studying at The New York University, when she was preparing to Olympic Games 2008. But then she returned to NYU and graduated in 2016 with a degree in sports management.
The former sports star, Nastia is still a desirable model for various ads. She partnered with Coca-Cola for the brands’ “That’s Gold Campaign”. In 2016 she made her debut as sports analyst at Olympic Games in Rio.
As you see, Nastia Liukin has a tough schedule even now. She makes money without stopping. But how did that all start?
Nastia Liukin Bio and Career
The American sports star Nastia Liukin comes from Moscow, Russian Federation (former USSR). Her parents were famous Soviet athletes – her mother, Anna Kotchneva, used to be rhythmic gymnast champion and her father, Valeri Liukin, was gymnastics Olympic gold medalist. At first Nastia was coached by her father. Her parents noticed that Nastia was a gifted gymnast and supported her on her way on top.
Luikin family emigrated from Russia to USA just after the disintegration of the Soviet Union. Nastia Liukin spent her childhood and teen years in New Orleans, Texas. She joined her studying with a busy sports regime.
Liukin got initial popularity in 2002, when she debuted in junior National Championships. Then she fell down of uneven bars and occupied just the 15th position. Nevertheless the talented girl entered US national team and proved she was worth it.
Nastia Liukin earned millions of dollars, being just 19 year old girl. That very time she bought her first house. In general the stellar gymnast owns three luxurious residences.
The Olympic Gold medalist has three places to live (at least, she announced about these three properties in public). The first house, which she bought, was situated in Plano, Texas.
Her other home is in Boston (Massachusetts). That Nastia’s apartment is affordable for renting. The celebrity is often out of the city, so she is ready to let other people live in her house, when it stays free. The star asked $5, 000 for several days’ staying in her home. She promised to send that money for charity.
Nastia’s apartment consists of 1 bedroom. It is situated in a big respectable house on Boston Harbor.
The residence looks luxurious (which is normal for a star of Nastia’s stature). It is decorated in light brown and white colors. Have a look at a cozy and elegant living-room. The huge premise is almost empty. There’s just a sofa with numerous cushions, a small dark brown coffee table and a small white bureau with a white armchair near it.
The other premises include a cozy bedroom, huge bathroom and chef kitchen.