He was born on May 5, 1999, in Chatham, Ontario. His Chinese name is Chén Wē. and has a Chinese origin. He is a Taurus zodiac according to western astrologers.
His father Zhidong Chen is a medical researcher with a Ph.D. who came to the Us with a student visa. His mother is a medical translator, Hetty Wang who is originally from Beijing.
He is the youngest of five children and has four older siblings: Alice, Janice, Tony, and Colin.
Talking about his educational background, he joined Yale University in the fall of 2018, majoring in Statistics and Data Science.
He was also enrolled in other educational institutions like Rim of the World High School, West High School, California Connections Academy.
Regarding his training, he trained in ballet with Ballet West Academy. As a result, he has competed in gymnastics at the state and regional levels for seven years.
Nathan Chen- Professional Life, Career
To begin with his career, he started skating in the year 2002. He took classes from the coaches like Marina Zoueva, Evgenia Chernyshova, Stephanie Grosscup, Karel Kovar, and Amanda Kovar.
His former choreographer was Shae-Lynn Bourne.
Chen has contracts with eleven companies, including Team USA sponsors like Comcast, Toyota, Visa, and Bridgestone.
2022 Olympic gold champion in figure skating
U.S. Olympic team bronze medal in 2018
The U.S. Olympic team silver medal in 2022
a three-time World champion (2018, 2019, 2021),
the 2017 Four Continents champion,
a three-time Grand Prix Final champion (2017, 2018, 2019)
six-time U.S. national champion (2017–22) in figure skating.
2015–16 Junior Grand Prix Final champion
2013–14 Junior Grand Prix Final bronze medalist
2014 World Junior bronze medalist
Nathan Chen- Net worth, Salary
He has a net worth of $2.5 million, earned from his skating and gymnastics career starting from a young age. His net worth is inclusive of his car, house, and investments.
He earned $18,000 in each 2017 Grand Prix of Figure Skating series event. Similarly, he earns handsome paycheque winning in World Championships but his annual earnings, salary is unknown.
Regarding his social media presence, he is active on Instagram with the username @nathanwchen and has 571k followers. He also has 105.6k followers in his official Twitter account which was created back in November 2011.
While he has 37k followers on Facebook. Other than this, he is unavailable on TikTok and Facebook.
Body Features- Height, Weight
He stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 6 inches.
He has an average body weight and other body statistics like shoe size, dress size, biceps, and chest.
On top of that, he has a fair body complexion, featuring black eyes and black hair.
Nathan Chen- Rumors, Controversy
Nonetheless, he has managed to keep himself away from rumors and controversies that impact his image in front of the public.