Keri Shaw is a fitness rose to fame as the wife of Brian Shaw, an American strongman. The couple has been married for many years now. They are also blessed with two children.
Besides, Keri is a self-proclaimed fitness lover who also runs an eponymous YouTube channel with thousands of subscribers. She mostly posts CrossFit workouts videos on the channel.
In today’s article, we will discuss more about Keri Shaw’s wife and find out many interesting facts including her first marriage!
Keri Shaw Bio, Family
Keri was born on 20th October 1985, in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania. Her parents raised her in Hummelstown. However, the details of her family still remain a mystery. But, Keri often shares a photo of her mother on various occasions.
Shaw holds an American nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.
When Keri Shaw And Husband Brian Shaw Got Married?
Keri and her husband Brian walked down the aisle on 4th July 2015. They reportedly organized their wedding ceremony at the Estes Park Resort, Colorado. It’s been over six years since they are married, but their relationship is still going strong.
They reside in Brighton, Colorado.
The Couple Engaged a Year Before Their Wedding
Keri Shaw and Brian got engaged on 21st December 2014. On the occasion of their engagement anniversary, Keri always shares their throwback photo.
Here is one uploaded in December 2018,
Talking about their first meeting, they came across at a party in early 2014. They immediately hit it off and are still leading a happy relationship.
Keri Shaw Has Two Children With Her Husband
They have two little kids. Keri gave birth to their first child, a boy Braxton Shaw on 14th June 2016. Her husband Brian unveiled the big news by posting the image of their newly born baby boy on Insta a day after his birth. He wrote,
“My wife and I welcomed our son Braxton to the world yesterday!! He is everything I could have ever asked for and I couldn’t be more proud of him or my wife as she handled it all like a champ! Thank you all for your well wishes as it means so much to me and my family!”
The couple welcomed their second son Kellen James Shaw on 3rd May 2018.
The couple along with their two sons lead an incredibly joyful life. Brian like a doting father often takes out time from his busy career and spends time with his family. Likewise, Keri is an incredibly caring mother. Going through her Instagram account, we can see a lot of photos of the family as they are involved in lots of fun activities.
To be fair, the Shaw family is a real joy to witness and we sure hope their life goes like this.
Who is Brian Shaw’s Wife Keri Shaw?
Keri is a fitness lover who used to play several sports during her childhood. However, her weight was a major problem to play any sports. She later started doing some exercise regularly and also focused on some healthy foods.
In 2012, Shaw competed in the Arnold Classic at the Amateur Bikini Competition. She took some training and also did dieting before competing at the event. Nevertheless, her hours and hours of training and hard dieting caught her a massive skin infection. She even got in a car accident because her body and mind were beyond depleted.
Therefore, Keri as of now more focuses on exercise rather than doing dieting to stay fit and fine.
Keri is the Owner of Fit Mommy Academy: Runs a YouTube Channel Too
The celebrity spouse runs her own fitness business called Fit Mommy Academy. She also owns a string of CrossFit facilities.
Additionally, Keri has been running her eponymous YouTube channel since Jan 2017. It has 15.4k subscribers as of 2022. She mostly uploads videos of herself doing CrossFit workouts on the channel.
Keri was previously Married to Mike Jenkins
Before her current marriage with Brian, Keri Shaw was in a marital relationship with a guy named Mike Jenkins. Their marriage was going pretty smoothly until tragedy struck. Her spouse Mike Jenkins passed away at 31. The two married in March 2012, in a low-key wedding ceremony.
On 25th March 2013, Keri also commemorated their one-year anniversary by uploading a sweet photo with her hubby. Her caption read, “One year wedding anniversary today!!!!! @mikeyjenks.”
Everything was going so well between the two until Jenkins’ early death on November 28, 2013. She announced the news on her Facebook, writing,
“It’s with a heavy, heavy heart and great sadness that I want to let you all know that my best friend, my husband, my everything, Mike Jenkins, went to heaven this morning. Please keep us all in your prayers. I will update as I know more.”
After a series of comments on his death, Keri responded by informing Facebook friends that Mike died in his sleep with little warning of trouble the night before.
Jenkins was also a professional strongman competitor. He worked at Milton Hershey School as the school’s athletics director. He was also heavily involved in football before his career as a strongman.
What is Keri Shaw Net Worth?
Her fortune is $100,000 as of 2022. Besides, Brian Shaw has an estimated net worth of $13 million. He is paid around $2 million a year.
Shaw has racked such a good fortune from his career as a strongman competitor. He won the World’s Strongest Man competitions several times in 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2016.
Keri Shaw’s Husband Brian Shaw
Born and raised in Fort Lupton, Brian is the son of Jay Shaw and Bonnie Shaw. His father stood at 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) height while his mom was 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) tall. And his height is 6 ft 8 in (203 cm).
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He widely played basketball at Fort Lupton High School. Brian later enrolled at Otero Junior College in La Junta, Colorado. Moreover, he won a basketball scholarship at Black Hills State University and played the game until his career as a strongman began in 2005.