Cody Rigsby is an American fitness instructor who started his career as a dancer and has earned his net worth by working hard in the fitness industry. He adds his authenticity and energy to everything he does whether it is dancing or fitness training. He is one of the most enthusiastic instructors at the Peloton.
Cody Rigsby's Net Worth
As of 2022, Cody Rigsby's net worth is estimated to be $4 million.
Source(s) of Fame
Fitness Instructor, Dancer
Date of Birth
June 8, 1987
Place of Birth
Greensboro, North Carolina USA
Partner, Andrés Alfaro,
Cody Rigsby was born in North Carolina on 8th June 1987. His mother’s name is Cindy Rigsby. He has not disclosed his father’s name yet. His father passed away due to a drug overdose when he was an infant. His mother moved to California after his father’s death. Cody was brought up by his mother alone.
He belonged to a middle-class family and it is reported that he had spent homeless nights in New York, searching for work in the dance and fashion industry. He was passionate about dancing since his childhood. In 2005, he took part in free ballet classes at a community center in California. He also began teaching dance in a Girl’s high school.
As stated earlier, Cody belonged to a middle-class family so he had to make up for his expenses. He was not able to do so in California, so he moved to New York in 2010. He began his internship in Broadway Dance Center there.
Cody worked for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show as a professional dancer at the start of his career. It has some other Hollywood stars as well including Katy Perry and Pitbull. He also worked as a dancer for ELLE magazine and Nicki Minaj.
Although Cody was passionate about dancing and enjoyed it a lot initially. He could not find contentment in dancing at a point in his life. That was when he opted for a career in the fitness industry. In 2014, one of his choreographer friends assisted him to get an interview in Peloton. The peloton was in its early years back then so Cody got his job as an instructor with $150 per session.
In Peloton, Cody proved himself to be one of the most favorite instructors. In 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, he was tested positive for Corona. According to him, it was one of the most difficult periods of his life. But he felt peaceful and healthy while training people all around the world through Peloton’s online sessions.
Cody serves Peloton as a Cycling director and an instructor. He says “a really big part of what I do is talent recruitment and development” he further explained, “I love that part of my job because I love being someone who helps other people”. He also created XOXO, Cody series for Peloton to answer questions regarding the life and relationships of people.
While he was gaining popularity through his fitness career in Peloton, he also competed in Dancing with the Stars Season 30 (2021). His partner in the show was Cheryl Burke. He stood runner-up in the show. The contest ended but it has opened a new chapter of opportunities and success for Cody Rigsby.
Cody Rigsby has publically declared that he is gay. His boyfriend’s name is Andrés Alfaro. He has also shared their pictures through his Instagram account. He loves Brittany Spears and often plays Brittany’s songs during his training sessions.
Cody has learned that life is too short through the experience of his life and the pandemic. He believes one should live every moment to its fullest. He has a very optimistic personality as he says about himself, “I just want whatever I do to be rooted in bringing joy and good energy to this world”.
Cody Rigsby has active Instagram and Facebook profiles. He also shows up in training videos posted by the official YouTube Channel of Peloton. On Instagram, he has 1 million followers. In his Bio on Instagram, he has mentioned himself as an ‘opinionated homosexual’.
Cody Rigsby has earned a net worth of $4 million through his hard work and positivity. He is an instructor that motivates everyone around him to bring out the best in them.