Jason Belmonte is a professional ten-pin bowler from Australia. The excellent bowler plays on the PBA Tour in the United States. Moreover, he also plays in other world events. Belmonte is one of the first bowlers to gain media attention for using the two-handed “shovel” style to deliver his shot. In addition, he has won 22 PA titles. This makes him one of only 15 players in history with at least 20 PBA Tour wins. The influential figure has 100k followers on Instagram. Likewise, Jason has 39.6k followers on his Twitter account.
Bio, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, and Ethnicity
Jason Belmonte was born on 29 July 1983. He is going to celebrate his 36th birthday on July 2019. He was born to father Aldo Belmonte and mother Merisa Belmonte in Orange, New South Wales, Australia. Jason has a younger sister named Rebecca Belmonte. The professional bowler holds Australian nationality. However, his ethnicity is unknown. Furthermore, Belmonte was born under the birth sign Leo. As a matter of fact, Jason’s father opened the Orange Ten Pin Bowl when he was a toddler. As a result, Jason began playing with a ball at 18 months old. He developed his two-handed style when he pushed the ball with two hands at that time.
Belmonte became the first Junior Australian to bowl a 300 game overseas At the age of seventeen. Jason also won five gold medals at the 2000 Junior National Championships. In 2001, he was honored by the Orange Junior Sportsperson of the Year. The talented bowler also won the 2002 Senior Award. In 2009, Jason defeated Mike Fagan 215–201 for his first PBA title. He won his second, third and fourth PBA titles at the PBA’s “World Series of Bowling” in November 2011. Belmonte defeated Sean Rash in a best-of-three final for his fifth PBA title at the 2012 Australian Masters in Sydney, Australia. In the 2012-13 season, Jason won two more PBA Titles. 2014 was a major success for Jason Belmonte. He won the first tournament of the 2014 PBA season.
Following this, Belmonte won his 13th PBA title on 12 February, 14th on 26 February, and 15th on 27 August 2017. Likewise, on 19 November, Belmonte won the PBA World Championship in Reno, NV, for his 16th title. On 25 February 2018, Belmonte collected his 17th PBA title. Similarly, he won his 18th title in the same year. On 10 February and 19 March 2019, Belmonte won his 19th and 20th PBA titles respectively. Furthermore, on 21 March and 28 April of the same year, Jason Belmonte went on to win his 21st and 22nd PBA title.
Jason Belmonte- Net Worth.
The brilliant bowler has earned a huge amount of money from his successful career. Belmonte has an estimated net worth of over $600,000. Likewise, he earns an actual salary of a staggering $1,277,236.59. Furthermore, Jason makes around $200,000 a year from his prize money and earnings. Jason Belmonte has earned a total of $1.3 million in PBA events through the 2018 season. Jason also does brand endorsements and earns a decent amount of money from it.
Who is Jason Belmonte’s wife? How many children does he have?
Moving towards his personal life, he is a married man. Jason is married to his longtime girlfriend Kimberly Shapter. The couple dated for a long time and finally got married in the year 2007. Jason and Kimberly have three children. Their first child Aria was born in 2009. Similarly, their second child was born in the year 2012. Likewise, the couple became the parents for the third time in 2016 with the birth of Sylvie. Furthermore, there is no sign of disputes between the couple. Thus, they are living a happy life together.
How tall is Jason Belmonte?- Height, Weight, Physical features.
The Australian bowler stands at an average height of 5 feet 10 inches. Moreover, the 35-year-old weighs around 74 kgs. Belmonte has black hair. Similarly, he has a pair of dark brown eyes.