Who is Marissa Deegan?
Marissa Deegan is an American social media and television personality, but is possibly best known to the world as the wife of the American freestyle motocross rider and racing driver Brian Deegan.
Marissa Deegan Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Marisa Shay was born on 29 August 1977 under the Virgo zodiac sign, in Riverside County, California USA. The family moved a lot during her childhood, living in various cities in California, but she eventually attended, and matriculated from Centennial High School, in 1995.
She hasn’t revealed whether she has any siblings or not, though some sources state that she has five, while other sources claim that she’s an only child. She is very close with her father, and has shared pictures with him on her official Instagram page, including for father’s day. After high school, she didn’t enroll at college, but instead found a job to support herself.
Marissa’s on-screen career only started when she was already the wife of Brian Deegan.
She appeared in the documentary series “Impact: Stories of Survival”, in the episode entitled “Tornado Survivor” in 2005, while the following year she appeared in the documentary “Disposable Hero: The Brian Deegan Story”, which also featured Chris Ackerman, Mike Cinqmars and Jerry Bernardo, all talking about her husband Brian. One of the topics was Brian’s near-fatal crash of 2005, when he performed a back-flip for the film “Viva La Bam”.
To speak further of her accomplishments, Marissa appeared in the documentary “Blood Line: The Life and Times of Brian Deegan”.
In 2019 she launched the Deegan Motorsports dealership, with headquarters in Temecula, California USA.
As of late 2021, Marissa Deegan’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million, earned through her successful career, and involvement in her husband’s dealership.
Personal Life, Marriage, Husband, Children
Marissa and Brian met while she was still in high school, and started their relationship after her matriculation. Fast forward eight years, and the two were married in a small ceremony with just 20 dearest people in attendance.
Their first child, daughter Hailie was born on 18 July 2001, and they waited five years for their second child and first son, Haiden Deegan, born on 10 January 2006, while second son and third child, Hudson was born on 16 March 2011. Hailie is now a successful NASCAR driver, and competing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Furthermore, she is currently a Ford Performance driver, and was a Toyota Racing Development driver.
Appearance, Plastic Surgery, and Vital Statistics,
Marissa has brown hair and brown eyes.
She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), weighs approximately 130lbs (58kgs), while her vital statistics are 35-28-35, bra size 32B. When asked about it, Marissa has declined to talk about plastic surgery she’s undergone on her body, if there’s actually any at all to talk about.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
Marissa likes to write and has run her own blog for quite some time, writing about her life and her husband’s success.
Moreover, she’s an avid traveler, and has been to Europe on several occasions, preferring Greece and Italy as her travel destinations.
Marissa Deegan’s Husband, Brian Deegan Short Bio
Brian Deegan was born on 9 May 1974 in Omaha, Nebraska USA. His father is John Deegan, while he hasn’t shared the name of his mother. He began showing interest in motorcycles from an early age, and at 17 years old became a pro supercross rider with Team Moto XXX, and won his first title in 1997 at the LA Coliseum in the 125cc category. His first Summer X Games medal for performing stunts came two years later, as he won Bronze in San Francisco in the Moto X Freestyle category.
He dominated the early 2000s, winning bronze medals in Philadelphia, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, in categories such as Moto X Best Trick, Moto X Step Up, and Moto X Freestyle, while in Los Angeles he won his first gold medal in the category for Moto X Best Trick.
In addition to his prolific career on two wheels, Brian is successful on four wheels too, winning four medals at X Games. In 2010 he won silver in Rally Car Racing and Rally Car Super Rally, while in 2011 won the gold medal in RallyCross.
Moreover, Brian is an entrepreneur, having launched Metal Mulisha in 1997 with Larry Linkogle, a lifestyle clothing brand, which sells around the world in various retail outlets and company-owned stores.
His ventures didn’t end there as Metal Mulisha has launched its energy drink brand in a joint venture with Rockstar.
Brian is now an icon of the sport, and a proper daredevil who was involved in a number of accidents and mishaps, and has been close to dying on several occasions. In the accident in 2005, he lost a kidney, lacerated his spleen, and almost died due to severe loss of blood. The accident has left him with a long scar down his stomach, which he jokingly calls zipper. The particular accident made him re-think his faith. and he’s since become a born-again Christian.
According to sources, Brian Deegan’s net worth has been estimated to be around $10 million as of late 2021.