When the name Sarah Jade is mentioned in the mainstream media, she is first mentioned as the wife of Dave Bautista, who became famous as an American actor and retired wrestler. Although most people have known her as Dave’s wife, she is still popular in some circles as a professional pole dancer who has participated in various competitions in the past. Nevertheless, her marriage with the wrestler is one of the things that contributed to her fame.
Who is Sarah Jade and How Old is She?
Sarah Jade was born on December 12, 1987, in Tampa, Florida, USA, where she also grew up. She received her education at the University of South Florida, where she graduated in Sociology in 2011.
Pole dance is not something she has loved since childhood. Instead, she fell in love with it when she was 18 years old, after seeing for the first time a YouTube video of the famous pole dancer Alethea Austin and that of Karol Hems. From then on, she did not look back on the career she loved.
Things To Know About Sarah Jade
1. About Her Husband
On January 18, 1969, the wrestler, actor and martial artist David Michael Bautista Jr. were born in the United States. Of Greek and Filipino descent, he was estranged from his parents before the age of 18 and later worked as a bouncer, lifeguard, and bodybuilder, which he said saved his life. He started wrestling in 1999 and retired in 2019, while he started acting in 2006.
2. Relationship with Bautista
Before Sarah Jade met her husband, the wrestler was already married twice. His first marriage was to Glenda Bautista in 1990. The union, blessed with two children, lasted 8 years before it ended in 1998. Their children are Keilani Bautista, born in 1990, and Athena Bautista, born in 1992.
The next woman he married was fitness enthusiast Angie Batista in 1998 and they stayed together until 2006 when it ended in divorce. In 2007 their son Oliver Bautista was born through in vitro fertilization.
Sarah Jade became the next woman to marry Dave. Although it is not known when they met, the two walked down the aisle in 2015 despite the age difference of 20 years. In early 2019 it was reported that the two had separated and were making plans to share custody of their dogs. Since then there is no further information about their marriage.
3. Her Pole Dancing Career
As mentioned before, she was first attracted to pole dancing after watching videos on YouTube. After that, she taught herself the craft before she decided to make a career out of it. Since 2011 it has become what she does. She has also traveled around the United States to dance and teach the sport in workshops.
Sarah has achieved so much in her career that she was named the most athletic lady in the professional division at the Florida Pole Fitness Championship in 2012 and 2013.
One of her greatest achievements came in 2016 when she was named Miss Pole Dance America. Prior to that, she has had many other successes, including appearances at several major events in the States, including Pole For A Purpose, Florida Pole and Aerial Arts Showcase and many others.
4. Net Worth
Since 2011, when she started her career as a pole dancer, Sarah Jade has grown to become one of the best and most recognized dancers. However, her true fortune is still unknown, although there are some sources that estimate her fortune at $200,000. She owns the Buttercup Pole Dance Company.
Her husband, on the other hand, has a net worth estimated at $13 million. He made his fortune from his career as a wrestler, actor and martial artist. In view of the reports about her marriage, which is going to break up, it is not known whether it will end in divorce and, if so, whether Sarah will benefit from it in terms of a settlement.
5. Height and Body Weight
Sarah Jade is a beautiful woman who has a good physique. She is not necessarily the tallest of all women, as she is 1.5 meters 3 inches tall. This means that she is significantly smaller compared to Dave who is standing at 1.80 meters.