Nastia Liukin Biography
Nastia Liukin is a Russian-American former artistic gymnast as well as an actress. She was born to father, Valeri Liukin and mother, Anna Kotchneva, a Soviet rhythmic gymnast. Likewise, her mother was the 1987 rhythmic gymnastic world champion for the Soviet Union. Liukin moved to United State with her family when she was six months old and settled in New Orleans before moving to Texas. Liukin completed her primary education from the Spring Creek Academy. Later, Nastia went to the New York University and Southern Methodist University.
At the age of three, Liukin began gymnastics. However, her family didn't recommend her to become a gymnast as they knew the pressure of high-level competition. At the age of twelve, Liukin finished her first National Championships as a junior.
Likewise, Liukin was one of the influential junior gymnasts in the United State. Similarly, Nastia was honored with National Championship as a Junior, as well as gold medals on several events such as uneven bars, floor exercise, and many others. Following this, Liukin won the all-around in the junior division of the Pacific Alliance Championships.
Giving continuity to her career, Liukin won her first senior National Championship as well as received the gold medal on the bars and beam.
Following this, Liukin won the American Cup all-around championship in 2006 and 2008. Liukin won a gold medal in Women's All-Around gymnastics at Beijing Olympics in 2008. Later, Liukin obtained her degree in sports management from NYU.
Besides, Liukin is also an actress and has appeared in movies and television series such as, Stick It, Dancing with the Stars and Carly Patterson; Life After God.
Moving towards her personal life, Nastia Liukin dated an American figure skater, Evan Lysacek. Evan and Nastia love affair, however, ended after a couple of months.
After that, Nastia got engaged to Matt Lombard on June 2015. After a year the couple got married. Currently, the husband and wife are living a happy life without any traces of divorce.
Nastia belongs to a white ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Nastia Liukin earns a beautiful amount of money through her career. As of 2017, Liukin has a net worth of around $2 million.Edit
Born in Moscow, Russian, SFSR
Nastia Liukin was born on October 30, 1989, in Moscow. She is the only daughter of Valero Liukin and Anna Kotchneva. Her father is a coach and her mother is a former Soviet rhythmic gymnast.Edit
Appeared in Stick It
Nastia Liukin appeared in 2006 American teen comedy-drama film, Stick It. Following this, her incredible acting led her into tv series, Dancing with Stars and Carly Patterson; Life After Gold.Edit
Was in a relationship with Evan Lysacek
In 2009, Nastia Lukin started her romantic love life with Evan Lysacek. After a couple of months, the couple separated and the reason behind their separation is unknown.Edit
Nastia Liukin engaged with her boyfriend, Matt Lombardi, an ice hockey player. After a year of dating the couple got engaged on June 2015. After a year the couple got married among the closest friend and few family members.Edit
Total Net worth
Nastia Liukin has established herself as one of the noticeable gymnasts in the United State. She earns a huge amount of money through her career. The current net worth of Natia is estimated to be around $2 million.Edit