Where is Sophina the Gymnast From How to Get Rich Now?

April 25, 2023
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Where is Sophina the Gymnast From How to Get Rich Now? We discuss the Netflix series and one of the main participants. 

Ruthless pedantic financial necromancer Ramit Sethi has a reality show on Netflix that has him tackling people who are perhaps not managing their money as they should be.

He works with all kinds of hard-working US citizens and tells them all the mistakes they are making with their finances so they can finally live their best and most affluent lives.

If you are not a fan of watching relatively well-off people being confronted with the financial truths that will make them wealthier and more successful, then this might not be for you. If you are interested in the human condition and society’s need for a populace to be judged on their wealth and success, you might find something here to enjoy.

How To Get Rich is a strange beast, but as with all reality-based shows, this one depends on the people they present to us, so this carefully accounted-for article will answer the question of where is Sophina the Gymnast From How To Get Rich now?

Who is Sophina DeJesus?

Sophina DeJesus was born in San Jose, California, on October 6th, 1994. Her parents were Geraldo and Maria DeJesus, with her mother being African-American and her father coming from Puerto Rican heritage.

Before becoming a gymnast, Sophina joined a hip-hop group called Mix 5. She would participate in the 2005 and 2006 World Hip Hop International competitions through this endeavor.

Sophina would become part of the entertainment industry, appearing in various shows, including kid’s show Hip Hop Harry, and spots on shows such as Ellen.

It would be her love and skill at gymnastics, though, that would map her life. Training from the age of six, Sophina would eventually train at the respected Southern California Gymnastics Academy (SCEGA) in Temecula, California. She would be taught by Kathy Strate, Luis Garcia, and Meredith Paulicivic.

By 2013, Sophina began competing in the UCLA Bruins gymnastics program. She was a three-time All-American on uneven bars.

In 2016, her incredible floor routine went viral on social media, and she was asked to appear again on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. 

Where is Sophina DeJesus From How to Get Rich Now?

While on the show, Sophina worked and lived in Los Angeles. Rami would get his teeth into her finances and shake up her thoughts on managing her money. The gist of the changes included looking at Sophina’s outgoings, particularly in relation to her house.

It seemed her outgoings were more than her income, but Sophina felt strongly about giving her condo up. Harsh changes were made, the condo was sold, Sophina went into a rental, freeing up a lot of her money, and starting a plan to pay off her debt.

Sophina still lives in Los Angeles and has built a happy life with her friends and family. Sophina has a beautiful relationship with her mother, which comes across in the show.

Shea also talks about an opportunity in Berkeley to teach gymnastics to girls. and also offers personal training sessions for $150 an hour.

It seems that the changes made have helped Sophina to live her best rich life. Make sure to follow us on Instagram at @sophinathediva.

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