Tonya Harding is a very famous former figure skater, and retired boxer from the United States. As a figure skater, Tonya Harding has won many tournaments like U.S Figure Skating Championships, and the Skate America competition. While she is also known for her brief boxing spell, and her appearance in different movies along with projects.
Tonya Harding was born on 12th November 1970, in Portland, Oregon, United States of America. This makes her 51 years old as of now.
Her father’s name is Al Harding, and her mother is LaVona Fay Golden. There is not much information regarding the name and profession of his parents, and siblings.
While he holds an American nationality and practices Christianity. Further, he belongs to the Cacuasian ethnicity. According to astrology, he has as his zodiac sign.
Talking about her formal educational status, he completed his schooling at Milwaukie High school in his hometown. And, he also accomplished his higher studies at university.
Tonya Harding has established herself as a figure skater, and boxer. She was very interested in sports from a very early age, mainly skating.
The prodigy basically started skating at the age of 3, and at the age of four, she began to train in figure skating. Diane Rawlinson was her trainer.
She first took part in the championship in U.S Figure Skating Championship in 1986. More people started to recognize her when she also won the Skate American title.
However, her major breakthrough and success came in 1991 when she won U.S. Championship.
Tonya also became the first American woman, and second in history to master the triple axel jump. And she did on three different occasions. While later she also became the first woman to land a triple axel with a double toe loop.
In middle, she had a bad run in competition due to injury which also hampered her performance in Winter Olympics.
However, she returned to winning ways after winning U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
The championship also became very famous for her win against Nancy Kerrigan by attacking her prior to the game.
Moreover, she also tried her hand at boxing. She made her debut in the year 2003. She did not play much of the professional game in her career.
Throughout her career, she had three losses and three wins. Furthermore, she has also been featured in movies and projects like; Breakaway
, Weakest Link, trutTV Presents World’s Dumbest, Dancing with the Stars, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, etc. She also has an autobiography named The Tonya Tapes.
Tonya Harding is living a comfortable life with his family. Thanks to the fame and fortune he has earned from his work as of today. Morever, his total net worth is about as of 2022.
Moving on toward the romantic and private life of Tonya Harding, she is married. She has tied the knot with Joseph Price in 2010. They are leading a comfortable life with a child.
Apart from it, she was previously married twice. She first married Jeff Gillooly in 1990 and divorced three years later.
While he married Michael Smith in 1995 to be separated only after a year. He has no affairs with any other person. While he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have any kind of controversial events till today.
Tonya stands height of 5 feet 1 inch and weighs around 62kg. Likewise, she has blue eyes and blonde hair. Other than that, her body measurement is not available.
Tonya Harding is also present on social media. He has a Facebook account under her own name with around 20k followers.
While she also has an Instagram account under the name @therealtonyaharding with 48.3k followers. Morever, her Twitter account @thetonyaharding has 3.7k followers.