British show jump rider, Ellen Whitaker is known for her clear triple jump and various achievements in the show jumping career.
Continuing her family dynasty of show jumping, Ellen had a lavishing life from a young age, but her hard work as an equestrian helped her reach this far. Her successful career has helped her garner a significant sum of net worth which is $14 million.
Ellen started her career as an equestrian and show jumper at the early age of 5. She got qualified for Horse of the Year Show when she was just 8. Ellen represented Great Britain in the European Championships in 2007 and helped qualify Britain for Olympics.
Ellen Whitaker Age, Height
Ellen Whitaker was born on 5 March 1986 to parents, Carol Whitaker and former renowned showjumper, Steven Whitaker. Ellen was raised in a family of show jumpers; her brother Thomas, Joe, Donald and her cousins William, Louise, George, Robert are all show jumpers.
Living near the family farm in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Ellen, age 32, watched her father and uncle ride the horses which eventually led her to get interested in horse riding and show jumping from an early age.
She attended Penistone Grammar school for her primary and high school education. Standing tall at the height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters), Ellen holds British nationality.
Ellen Whitaker Husband, Married Life Details With Henry Cavill
Ellen Whitaker’s love life has taken some drastic changes since 2011. Ellen, who is one of the most renowned Equestrian was linked to the famous Henry Cavill, a British actor who has appeared in the movies like The Count of Monte Cristo, Superman and many more.
The couple met at the International Horse Show at Olympia in 2009. Soon after the rumors of the two dating surfaced the media, this couple accepted their relationship stats.
Fans rooted for this power couple and they eventually got engaged on 26 February 2011.
After over a year, Ellen and Henry broke off their engagement on 18 August 2012 due to personal reasons. The news of their split broke the hearts of fans who were excited to see their favs getting married.
Ellen didn’t give up on love and finally met Antonio Marinas Soto soon after her split with Henry. The two kept their private life low-key.
It wasn't long before Antonio and Ellen announced that they were having a child. They welcomed their first child, Harry Marinas Whitaker on 17 May 2014.
Antonio and Ellen also welcomed their second child, Frankie Thomas-Marinas Whitaker on 20 March 2016. The couple decided to get engaged on 5 August 2016 after the birth of their two children.
Ellen Whitaker spends time with her boyfriend, Antonio Marinas Soto on his birthday on 29 January 2018 (Photo: Ellen Whitaker's Facebook)
Ellen and Antonio are yet to change their tag into husband and wife. They might be waiting for their children to grow up to see their parents walk down the aisle.
However, fans are waiting for the grand wedding ceremony and want Ellen to settle quickly in a happily married life.