Who is Maureen Blumhardt?
Maureen Blumhardt is a former American fashion model, widely recognized for being featured in a television commercial for the Noblerex K1 whole body vibration apparatus. However, Maureen is probably better known for being the spouse of a former American professional basketball player and one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA’s History, Charles Barkley, whose jersey No. 34 was retired by both the Philadelphia 76ers and the Phoenix Suns.
Maureen Blumhardt’s Early Life
Maureen Blumhardt was born under the zodiac sign of Capricorn on the 15th January 1960, in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, and is of American nationality and white ethnicity. Details about her family’s background and childhood years haven’t been publicly disclosed to the present day. Upon completing her primary and secondary education, Maureen attended Villanova University, Pennsylvania, from which she later graduated, then enrolled at Columbia University’s School of Journalism in New York City.
Maureen Blumhardt’s Career
There isn’t much relevant information available yet about Maureen’s professional career, except that back in the 1980s she occasionally appeared as a fashion model. In addition, it has been publicly acknowledged that she served as a Legal Aide.
Maureen Blumhardt is a long-term and honorary member of the Fresh Start Women’s Foundation – a non-profit organization focused on providing support, resources and education to a vast number of women in order to help them to transform their lives in the most positive way.
Maureen Blumhardt and Charles Barkley
Maureen Blumhardt and Charles Barkley first met in early 1989, in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, in a restaurant named City Avenue, and soon after they began their romance. Despite facing public disapproval for their inter-racial relationship, they maintained a strong commitment, and soon after it was crowned with marriage. Maureen and Charles welcomed their only child later in 1989, a daughter named Christiana, although there are unconfirmed rumors that the couple welcomed another child, a son.
After almost 30 years of marriage, devoid of any public controversies, it appears that Maureen Blumhardt and Charles Barkley’s love is still going strong, so one can conclude that they are happily married.
Charles Wade Barkley was born under the zodiac sign of Pisces on the 20th February 1963, in Leeds, Alabama, USA, and is of American nationality and African-American ethnicity. He graduated from Auburn University, Alabama, in 1984, majoring in business management. Barkley began his professional basketball career when at the 1984 NBA draft he was named pick No. 5 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers, where he spent the next eight seasons as its power forward. In 1992 Barkley, also known under the nicknames of Sir Charles and The Round Mound of Rebound, transferred to the NBA’s Phoenix Suns, where he played until 1996, after which he joined the Houston Rockets. After 16 years of playing basketball on the top-class level, Charles Barkley ended his career in April 2000, concluding his statistics with a total of 1207 games played, 23,757 points (average of 22.1 per game) and 12,546 rebounds (average of 11.7 per game). Apart from being honored with an induction to the Basketball Hall of Fame, Barkley also added several other prestigious accolades to his professional portfolio, including 11 NBA All-Star events, and five All-NBA First Team as well as the five All-NBA Second Team calls. In addition, as a member of the USA’s national basketball team, Charles won two Summer Olympic Games’ gold medals, in 1992 Barcelona, Spain, and in 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Although he is now retired from playing, Charles Barkley is still active in the world of professional basketball, as a television analyst for the NBA, currently appearing regularly alongside Ernie Johnson and Shaquille O’Neal on the Turner Network Television.
Maureen Blumhardt’s Net Worth
Have you ever wondered how much wealth this famous spouse has accumulated so far? How rich Maureen Blumhardt is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Maureen Blumhardt’s net worth, as of early 2019, revolves around an impressive sum of $20 million, apparently primarily acquired through her almost-three-decades marriage to former NBA superstar Charles Barkley, whose net worth is currently estimated at $40 million.
My husband consumed so much alcohol the past 2 nights that when he woke up today, his "Check Liver" light was illuminated!
— Maureen Barkley (@MaureenBarkley) September 22, 2018
Maureen Blumhardt’s Appearance
The 58-year-old Maureen Blumhardt, who is a former model, sports a well-maintained silhouette and a genuine hourglass figure, with vital statistics of 37-27-37, which with her height of 5 ft 2 ins (1.58 m) and weight of around 110 lbs (50 kg) makes her appearance quite attractive. She also sports blonde hair and brown eyes.
Despite being married to an internationally known former athlete, Maureen Blumhardt maintains a low profile and keeps her personal life quite private and away from the media. She is active only on the Twitter social media network, where her official profile @MaureenBarkley has amassed slightly more than 1,000 followers.