Kathy Long is a renowned American kickboxer and mixed martial art fighter. She has held a lot of kickboxing championships. Two of her most famous championships include WKA and ISKA world titles and KICK WORLD kickboxing titles.
As of 2023, Kathy Long's net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|Famous Name||Kathy Long|
|Source(s) of Fame||Kickboxer|
|Date of Birth||April 21, 1964|
|Place of Birth||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
Kathy Long was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the United States on the 21st of April, 1964. She was born to Michael Lohan and Dina Lohan. However, the professions of her parents are unknown.
She has never talked much about his early life and childhood memories. So, we can only assume that she was a passionate kid who wanted to excel in kickboxing.
Moreover, she hasn’t disclosed anything about her qualification to the public. However, she seems to be an educated lady who decided to pursue her passion as her career.
She got initial training in the Japanese Art of Aikido which helped her win a black belt in the system. She also mastered the art of Chinese Kung Fu San Soo by earning a black belt.
She got the training in a martial art from her trainer and manager, Eric Nolan throughout her career. She believed in keep learning more to be a perfect fighter and kickboxer.
The most notable wins of her career include French Champion Dani Record, Bonnie Canino, Two defeats over Denise Taylor, Ramona Gotta, Japanese Star Kyoko “Kamikaze” Miyazaki, and Canadian Champion Nora Daigle. He lost to Britain’s Lisa Howarth in February 1990. That was her only loss as a professional kickboxer.
In the 1990s, she got admitted into various sports halls of fame. It includes Black Belt Magazine Black Belt Hall of Fame, Bob Elias’ Sports Hall of Fame, and Kung Fu Hall of Fame as ‘Female of the Year’. She modeled for the cover of various well-established magazines. She also started writing columns in Black Belt magazine from 1994 to 1998.
In the March and June of 1998, she had a 3-fight in her professional boxing career. She made a career record of winning 2 rounds. She also faced one defeat though in the same tournament. Later in 2009, she started commenting and provided her services at the first Ultimate Fighting Championship event.
After 16 years of her commentary, she made her MMA debut against Avery Vilche in a promotional event in California. Fortunately, she managed to win again. She then took a 6-year break and appeared again at MMA. At the age of 51, she fought against Mexico fighter and won the match.
Kathy has also acted in a few “B” action films which include ‘The Stranger’ and ‘Knights’. She portrayed the character of a kickboxing instructor in ‘Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion’. She also performed as a stunt double for Michelle Pfeiffer in Batman Returns in 1992.
Kathy Long never shares her personal life with the media. It seems like she doesn’t really enjoy being in the spotlight. The information regarding her spouse is also not available on the internet. It is assumed that she never got married. She is currently living in Los Angeles and teaching at Tapout.
Kathy long seems to be a private person. She doesn’t have any official or verified social media account. She doesn’t even care about keeping her fans engaged by creating interesting content like other celebrities.
Kathy long has established her name as the most renowned kickboxer and fighter. She has worked harder to achieve the fame and fortune she got so far. Her passion and determination have inspired a lot of other young female fighters all around the world. Her net worth is estimated to be around $2.5 million.