We should learn from our past to avoid similar mistakes in the near future. Speaking of which, Bode Miller and his wife Morgan Miller are often found speaking of the importance of swimming skills and water safety after they tragically lost their one year and 7 months old daughter, Emeline Grier. Their daughter died by drowning.
Recently speaking to Today Magazine on April 26, 2019, the couple revealed to the host Natalie Morales that how it has been for the family since their lost their little baby girl. Now Bode and his wife are focusing to pass on the importance of swimming to their 6 months old son, Easton Vaughn Rek.
Easton was born just four months from the death of Emeline.
Bode Miller and Wife Morgan Trains Their Son Swimming – Daughter Died of Drowning
No matter how hard or terrifying once past has been, you just can’t cling on to remorse for what happened. What happened has already happened and there are no do-overs in life, but what matters is what lies ahead. Speaking of which, Bode Miller and his wife Morgan Trains could be looked upon as inspirations.
After losing their 19 months old daughter Emeline Grier of accidental drowning, the couple wants to teach their 6 months old son, Easton Vaughn Rek of the importance of swimming lessons.
Bode Miller and Wife Morgan Trains – Marriage and Kids
Bode Miller and wife Morgan Miller got married on 7 October 2012 and are together ever since. Morgan is a beach volleyball professional and a model. She was born as Morgan Beck and later changed her last name to Miller after her marriage with Bode.
They had their first child, a son named on Nash Skan Miller in 2015, daughter Emeline Grier was born on 5 November 2016. She died on June 10, 2018, in Orange County, California, aged 19 months.
In April 2018, Bode and his wife shared the news of their third child. They welcomed their child, a son named Easton on 5 October 2018.
Bode Miller Net Worth in 2019 – $8 Million Dollars
Bode Miller has an estimated net worth of $8 million, as of 2019. As revealed by Bustle, the professional alpine ski made $332 thousand by lifting the skiing World Cup trophy in 2008.
Bode has six Olympic medals to his name, including one gold medal. The national Olympic Committee gives bonuses for medal wins. As per BusinessInsider, the US Olympic Committee pays $25 thousand for gold, $15 thousand for silver, and $10 thousand for silver. Taking this into account, Bode has made around $1 million only in medal wins.
Countries like Malaysia pays $600 thousand for gold medals.
Besides his earnings from tournaments and trophies, Bode has a number of endorsement deals, paying him in millions. On the list of his lucrative endorsement deals, one goes with Ski Marketer. He signed with Ski Marketer back in 2006. Through his deal with Ski, Bode has earned around $4 million.
Bode Miller Parents/ Siblings
Bode Miller was born on 20 November 1977. He is 41 years of age at present.
He was born in Easton, New Hampshire to parents, Jo Kenney and mother Woody Miller. He was raised in Franconia, New Hampshire.
He has three siblings, elder sister named Kyla Miller, a younger sister named Wren Miller, and a younger brother named Chelone Miller.