When there is a discussion going on about the greatest female wrestler of all time, Gail Kim is the name that always comes up. Through hard work and determination, she proved to be one of the best ever to do it.
Kim is also popularly known as La Felina in the wrestling community. She elevated the level and excitement wherever she performed during her illustrious career.
Above all, La Felina was a shining light of the women’s wrestling in a time where women’s wrestling was really struggling. Therefore, she has even been induced in TNA/Impact Wrestling Hall of Fame.
This legendary diva had it all. From intelligence, agility, athleticism to diversity, Kim brought it all. She’s a submission specialist as well as a high flyer with sound technical abilities. These qualities made her the perfect diva.
It wasn’t just that this awesome wrestling queen had all the skillset. In addition, she is also blessed with heavenly beauty and looks. This only added to the charm and allure of Gail Kim. Due to this, she sat on the throne of women’s wrestling throughout her glory-filled career.
Continue reading to get more details about this legendary diva. Including Gail Kim Instagram, Net Worth, Age, Height, Career, and many more.
Quick Facts About Gail Kim:
|Real Name||Gail Kim|
|Ring Name||Gail Kim, La Felina|
|Date of Birth||February 20, 1977|
|Marital Status||Married to Robert Irvine|
|Birthplace|| Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Ethnicity||Asian of Korean Decent|
|Gail Kim Net Worth||Estimated at around at $1Million dollars|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
|Weight|| 120 lb (54 kg)
Kim was born in the famous Canadian city of Toronto in Ontario. For her education, she went to York Memorial Collegiate Institute. Later, she attended the University of Toronto and studied kinesiology. In addition, Gail later changed her major to nutrition and transferred to Ryerson University.
La Felina is one of the best wrestlers ever!
However, La Felina has not shared any details about her family background. She has not shared any details about her parents and her siblings. All we know is that she is from a Korean background.
We also know that the ferocious La Felina received her training from Ron Hutchison, Rob Etcheverria, and Dave Finlay. Having been taught the art of wrestling by such greats, no wonder she went to conquer it all.
Gail Kim Age, Height & Weight
La Felina was born on the 20th of February, 1977. Gail Kim age is
Gail Kim Net Worth
Undoubtedly, La Felina is one of the best females there was to grasp the women’s wrestling scene. With an exception to her skills in the mic, she basically had everything that was needed to be a real superstar of the game.
Gail was able to make a lot of fans and also achieved uncountable feats during her glorious career. However, this is not all that La Felina got out of her wrestling days. In addition, Kim also earned a good fortune along with everything.
Kim with her hubby Robert Irvine
As of today,
Gail is married to celebrity chef and talk show host Robert Irvine. The pair got married on the 11th of May, 2011. They had initially met on set of Dinner: Impossible. She’s now a dual citizen who holds the citizenship of both Canada and the USA.
Kim has posed topless for a cell phone ad in Korea and was also listed on Forbe’s top 40 ‘America’s Most Eligible Bachelorettes.‘ In addition, she has been a part of Royal Kill, BrainSurge, and Restaurant: Impossible.
She is currently working as a producer and an agent with Impact Wrestling, where she had spent her most glorious days as a wrestler. In 2020, Kim along with Lita and Christy Hemme also announced the show KAYfABE. This show is inspired by true events along with a blend of scripted drama with professional wrestling.
Like many others, the great La Felina also began her career from the independent circuit. In her debut in 2000, she performed for Apocalypse Wrestling Federation. She was a part of the circuit for two years and later again joined for a sort while in 2005.
Kim has even had two stints in WWE during her career. However, for some reason, she wasn’t able to achieve her full potential while she was here. Her first stint at WWE lasted from 2002 to 2004 and second one from 2008 to 2011.
However, this wasn’t the case with TNA. Here, she truly established herself not only one of the best in the world, but as one of the best ever. On the 3rd of February 2018, she played her final match and retired.
Kim is also in the history books as the first female inductee in the TNA/Impact Wrestling Hall of Fame. Even though she is no longer active, her contribution to women’s wrestling is simply immeasurable and will never be forgotten.
Instagram & Other Social Media
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