Where Is Sharon Santiago Now? Felix Trinidad Wife And Net Worth In 2022

Felix Trinidad signing an autograph during an event. ( Source : Laprensani )

Many years have passed since Felix Trinidad married his wife, Sharon Santiago.

The boxer's married life is still a topic of little knowledge for boxing fanatics. Not to worry cause we have covered many things about the couple in the sections below.

Felix Trinidad is one of the most accomplished boxers of our generation. The Puerto Rican had held world championships in three classes.

Trinidad's amateur career began when he was only nine years old. Before turning professional in March 1990, two months after turning 17, he already had a 51-6 record in the boxing ring.

His notable fights against Hector Camacho (UD 12), Yori Boy Campas (TKO 4), Oba Carr (TKO 8), and Pernell Whitaker stand out in the memory of many. His reputation as one of the world's top boxers rose throughout the 80s and 90s.

On a boxing-crazed island, Felix is the undisputed people's champion. He even engaged in combat during his heyday in the 1990s and early 2000s. In 2000, Puerto Rican was voted the Fighter of The Year by The Boxer's Writing Association and The Ring Magazine. He has also been named the 51st greatest fighter of the past 80s.

Trinidad retired for the first time in 2001, but he made his return against Ricardo Mayorga in 2005. He last fought with Roy Jones Jr and has not stepped in the ring since then. 

After stepping out of the ring, the boxer focused more on his family life. He, his wife, and his children have been living peacefully in Puerto Rico.

Quick Facts On Felix Trinidad

NameFelix Trinidad
Age49
BirthdayJanuary 10, 1973
WifeSharon Santiago
Children4 ( Larysha, Ashley, Alayah, Leysha)
ParentsFelix Trinidad Sr and Irma Doris Trinidad
Net WorthUSD 30 million

Felix Trinidad & His Wife Sharon Santiago's Interesting Love Story

Felix Trinidad, now 49, is happily married to Sharon Santiago. They first met when the boxer's parents moved to San Juan.

Trinidad and Santiago knew each other from early childhood. They both resided in Cupey and initially ran into Trinidad at the house of a classmate and Trinidad's neighbor.

 Felix Trinidad with his wife(in red), and his four children.
Felix Trinidad with his wife(in red), and his four children. ( Source : ringtv )

As per Trinidad's Wikipedia, the boxer tried to impress Santiago with his red Ford Mustang. He persisted in trying to win her over, and Trinidad eventually succeeded with the aid of Santiago's neighbor. At first, Santiago's mother believed Trinidad was linked to her daughter's friend, but when she went to the friend's house, and he appeared uneasy, she understood the truth. 

In the meantime, Trinidad's father was against the relationship. He thought the love life might have affected the rising career of the boxer. Likewise, the father was afraid of negative media attention towards their relationship. Nevertheless, the boxer finally won Sharon Santiago's attention, and he worked hard to get his family's trust. 

Although the precise date of their wedding ceremony has never been recorded, the couple wedded about fifteen years ago.

Felix Trinidad Wife: Who Is Sharon Santiago?

Felix Trinidad's wife, Sharon Santiago, is a Puerto Rican. She has been with her husband every thick and thin, from his championship trumps to heart-wrenching losses. At present, Santiago is a devoted mother to Trinidad's children. She runs his household and also looks after many businesses of the boxer.

Felix Trinidad with his wife, Sharon Santiago.
Felix Trinidad with his wife, Sharon Santiago. ( Source : playersbio )

Speaking of age, Sharon is also in her forties, believing she was Felix Trinidad's classmate. Four years after dating, they married and had four kids. She is only active on Twitter with the handle name @SharonSantiag15. However, her profile seems inactive for a very long time now.

Felix Trinidad & His Wife Sharon Are Raising Four Children

Felix Trinidad and his wife Sharon Santiago share four daughters: Larysha Trinidad, Lisha Trinidad, Alayah Trinidad, and Ashley Trinidad.

Felix Trinidad's daughters with Romanian-Canadian boxer, Lucian Bute.
Felix Trinidad's daughters with Romanian-Canadian boxer, Lucian Bute. ( Source : facebook )

The Puerto Rican boxer has raised his children to be very responsible from a young age. Despite being very busy, he manages to spend time with his four girls. He has shared so many pictures of them on his Instagram.  

Trinidad also has a fifth daughter named Alondra Nicole from another relationship.

Where Are Trinidad & His Wife Living Now?

Trinidad is living a quiet life with his wife and children. He resides in his family home in Cupey Alto, a San Juan, Puerto Rico subdivision.

After his retirement, Trinidad gave more time to his wife and family. Following his bout with Jones Jr., he took a significant break from fighting. In the same way, he initially refrained from making any announcement, but on October 12, 2009, he finally announced his retirement.

His wife Sharon Santiago surprised Félix “Tito” Trinidad with a birthday cake that he enjoyed with his daughters Larysha, Leysha, Alayah and Ashley Nicole
His wife Sharon Santiago surprised Félix “Tito” Trinidad with a birthday cake that he enjoyed with his daughters Larysha, Leysha, Alayah and Ashley Nicole ( Source : primerahora )

The boxer said he was between 95 and 98 percent certain he would not be in the rings. Eventually, Felix appeared in boxing cards, participating in many events with his wife.

Additionally, in July 2009, Felix worked as a guest referee for the World Wrestling Council. Then, he was incorporated into a plot that also involved Orlando Colón. He had also expressed interest in purchasing the Changos de Naranjito.

Felix Trinidad's Childhood & Family Life

Without a doubt, Tito was meant to be a boxer from birth. His early involvement in boxing at the age of 12 demonstrates how devoted he is to the game. It was a gift from Tito's father. In the 1970s, Felix Trinidad Sr. held the title of featherweight champion.

Félix Juan Trinidad García with his father, Félix Sr.
Félix Juan Trinidad García with his father, Félix Sr. ( Source : ringtv )

The father then mentored Tito and spread his enthusiasm for boxing. Moreover, after his father's career ended, Tito quickly began boxing.

In an interview, the boxer said: “I’ve been around boxing all my life because of my father, Felix Sr., who was an amateur and then pro fighter,”

He told The Ring TV via Fernando Gaztambide: ”I used to go to his fights in coliseums and fields. When he retired, together with my cousin Juan ‘Popo’ Guzman, who passed away many years ago, they set up a gym that they called ‘Club Cupey,’ and there were several boxers from the neighborhood and nearby towns. I’ve always been in the gym since I can remember.”

The Boxer Has A Sister Named Luz M. Trinidad

Felix Trinidad has a sister named Luz M. Trinidad, who has remained somewhat anonymous in the media.

Unlike his wife, mother, and father, his sister has remained out of the spotlight. However, it is believed that his only sibling is married with kids. She is staying in Puerto Rico with her family members.

More about Trinidad, and his family could be known from his Instagram, under the [email protected] felixtitotrinidad. He frequently post photos of his family to his 61thousand followers.

Felix Trinidad's Net Worth In 2022

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Felix Trinidad's whooping net worth of USD 30 million in 2022. 

Felix Trinidad has accumulated a net worth of USD 30 million from his boxing career.
Felix Trinidad has accumulated a net worth of USD 30 million from his boxing career. ( Source : ringtv )

The boxing icon had 45 big fights in his career, of which he has won 42. He only has 3 losses in his name. His economy improved after holding multiple world championships in three weight divisions during his career from 1990 to 2008.

The Wealthy Gorilla has placed the boxer as the 19th richest, below boxers like Amir Khan, Anthony Mundine, and Naseem Hamed.

Some FAQs

Where is Felix Trinidad now?

Trinidad lives a quiet and peaceful life in Cupey Alto.

When did Felix Trinidad retire?

Trinidad has not been in the rings since 2008.

Was Felix Trinidad's Father a boxer?

Felix's father was boxer, and he served as his trainer.