Nia Sanchez is the Californian beauty who just won Miss USA 2014. She beat off competition from all 50 states to take the crown. She will now go on to represent the USA in Miss Universe 2014, where she will attempt to take the crown from current holder Gabriela Isler of Venezuela.
You may think you know all that you need to know about Nia Sanchez, but there is a lot more to her than just her good looks. Here are four things that you might not know, but will surprise you, about Miss USA 2014 Nia Sanchez.
Four Interesting Facts About Nia Sanchez, Miss USA 2014 She Used To Be A Disney Princess - This isn't her first experience of becoming royalty. Nia Sanchez worked at Hong Kong Disneyland where she played numerous Disney princesses, including Cinderella & Snow White.
She Holds A Black Belt In Tae Kwan Do - This 24 year old beauty isn't to be messed with. She holds a fourth degree black belt. She still keeps up her Tae Kwan Do regime up so that she can keep in shape, saying that it is the best workout she has ever had.
She Is Only Half American - She may be officially the most beautiful women in the USA, but she is actually only half American. The other half of her is Mexican.
She Didn't Have The Easiest Upbringing - At one point her and her mother lived in a women's shelter. This has given her a unique perspective on life, she now works in a women's shelter and it influenced her dedication to self defence, which she talked about during the Miss USA 2014 competition.