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.