Katie Taylor
Katie Taylor (Photo Source: Katie's Instagram)

Women's boxing has advanced recently, although being less common than boxing among males. Some gifted women have become excellent boxers despite obstacles and preconceptions. These women are dismantling stereotypes and demonstrating that boxing knows no boundaries for gender with their tenacity and talent. Aspiring athletes are inspired by this kind of woman to pursue their goals boldly and against all odds, no matter what society may think.

Katie Taylor is a former football player who switched to boxing and is now an inspiration to many. Her transition from the football field to the boxing ring has captured the attention of viewers everywhere. She has disproven expectations and broken preconceptions, demonstrating the power of enthusiasm and tenacity to achieve remarkable things. 

What Age Is Katie Taylor?

Katie Taylor was born on 2 July 1986 (age 36) in Bray, County Wicklow. Her parents are Bridget (mother) and Pete Taylor (father). Katie is the daughter of an Irish mother and an English-born father. In her family, she has three siblings, two older brothers named Lee and Peter and an older sister named Sarah. Katie holds Irish nationality and follows the Christian religion. Katie's zodiac sign is Cancer and is of white ethnicity.

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Taylor attended Bray's St. Kilian's Community School from 1999 until 2005. While she was still a student at St. Killian's, she reportedly received sports scholarships from several American institutions. According to the wiki, however, she opted instead to attend University College Dublin, she was qualified for the sports scholarship program by her Leaving Cert performance. She made the decision to forgo finishing her education at UCD as her sporting career began to rise.

Katie Taylor with her family

Why Is Katie Famous?

Katie Taylor also participated in women's Gaelic football and camogie. She was a part of the local sports team, Bray Runners. Taylor competed in her first sanctioned female boxing contest in Ireland at the National Stadium when she was 15 years old. Taylor subsequently earned a spot in the 2012 Summer Olympics. At the Wembley Arena in London on November 26, 2016, Taylor made her professional debut.

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BoxRec has now ranked Taylor as the top active female lightweight boxer in the world and also ranked as the greatest active female boxer pound-for-pound by The Ring and BoxRec. Taylor won gold at the Women's World Championships five times in a row, six times at the European Championships, and five times at the European Union Championships to become a successful professional boxer.

Is Katie Married?

Katie is not married and doesn't have a husband or children. Talking about her relationship she said she is not seeing anyone at the moment and really genuinely hasn’t got the time for it. She has not been romantically linked with anyone in the past as well.

Katie Taylor is an active social media user. Katie often gives a sneak peek into her professional and personal life through her social media platform. She has approximately 555K followers on her Instagram handle and 343 K followers on her Facebook.

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What Is Katie's Net Worth?

She has made a sizable sum of money from her successful boxing career, endorsement contracts, and sponsorships. She is one of the highest-paid female boxers in the world, earning an estimated $1.5 million annually, according to Forbes. The actual amount of Katie Taylor's net worth is estimated to be around $3.3 million. Taylor's promoter once said that she can expect to receive a seven-figure payday for her boxing battle on April 30 at Madison Square Garden which is a huge sum of money. Therefore, it is safe to claim that she earns a fortune from her career.

Childhood image of Katie Taylor

How Tall Is Katie?

Katie stands at a height of 5 ft 7 inches (170 cm) and weighs approximately 60 kg. Katie has dark brown hair color and light brown eye color. Katie has an athletic built body type with attractive physics.

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