Shaun White is an Irish-American professional snowboarder, skateboarder as well as musician. As a three-time Olympic gold medalist, he enjoyed the record for most X-Games gold medals and most Olympic gold medals and 10 ESPY Awards, throughout his career.
Circa 2020, Shaun announced his interest in competing at the Winter Olympic Games in 2022 in Beijing, China.
Keep reading in detail: the early life he lived to, his family background, dating life, net worth and endorsements he was engaged to.
Shaun White Bio — Age, Birthday, Height
Shaun White was born as ‘Shaun Roger White’ in 1986 in San Diego, California, the United States. Over the years, he got several other names such as Future Boy, The Egg, The Flying Tomato, and The Animal.
Celebrating his birthday every year on 3rd September, Shaun was age 33 as of 2019.
He stands at an average height of 5 feet and 8 inches (1.73 meters).
Wiki — Family, Ethnicity, Parents
Shaun White was born with a congenital heart defect called Tetralogy of Fallot, before the age of one. For this, he went through two open-heart surgeries.
His parents are named Roger and Kathy who lived in Carlsbad, California, in early 2020. More to his family is his brother, Jesse, who is also his manager, and sister named Kari. More than siblings, they are also his best friends.
Moving on to his ethnicity, Shaun comes from a family with mixed ancestry i.e. Irish and Italian.
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Shaun White Net Worth, Endorsements
Shaun White is one of the most prosperous and highest-paid Olympians of all time. Besides owning dozens of profitable endorsement contracts, he is also considered an underground real estate mogul—living with many luxury properties, around the globe.
In 2009, Shaun signed a ten year, multi-million dollar endorsement deal with Burton Snowboards followed by a solid corporate relationship with the energy drink Red Bull, Target, Oakley, Hewlett-Packard, and Ubisoft.
As of 2020, his net worth was estimated at $60 million. Plus, it was reported that he earned a salary worth $10 million, every year.
Acting / Music Career
As an actor, Shaun White made cameo appearances as himself in the film Friends with Benefits (2011), an episode of animated TV series American Dad! (2015), and Disney Channel’s movie Cloud 9 (2014).
Besides, as a musician, the allrounder played guitar in the electronic rock band called Bad Things. Their self-titled debut album was issued in January 2014 and a year before that, Shaun was featured in the music video for “City of Angels” by Thirty Seconds to Mars.
Did Sarah Barthel Become His Wife? Engaged Or Married?
Shaun White dated Sarah Barthel, one half of the electro-rock band Phantogram for five long years. They met backstage at SNL during 2013 and became friends and over the time their relationship “kind of turned into something more”. However, it was not until 2019, that Shaun opened up about his romantic life.
When asked about a possible wedding in the future, he had told People that they “haven’t gotten that far.”
Once the couple-goal on their Instagram accounts, it is not apparent when or if the couple broke up.
The last time Shaun appeared on Sarah’s Instagram page was in April 2019. As of March 2020, the gorgeous-rockstar is no longer a follower on his social media.
Dating, Girlfriend — Nina Dobrev
Shaun White was spotted with actress Nina Dobrev — going for a bike ride together in Malibu on 22nd March 2020. The sighting gave rise to dating rumors.
The photo showed Shaun holding Vampire Diaries-star’s dog, Maverick in his one arm as he balanced the bike with the other one.
More so, some source told Page Six that ahead of the ride, the duo was seen kissing and that it was more than a friendly kiss. All the same, the probable-couple was yet to confirm, if they were dating.