Gabriela Barragan is a surfer girl who was born to party. And what better place than Below Deck Sailing Yacht to make her life more festively? Joining Parsifal III on its journey through the clear waters of Menorca, Gabriela appeared on Below Deck season 3, all prepared to “deliver five-star service to the demanding charter guests.”
Let’s learn more about her as this Gabriela Barragan Bio proceeds.
Gabriela Barragan On Below Deck
Bravo’s Below Deck Sailing Yacht season 3 premiered on Feb 21, 2022, and it saw Parsifal III and its crew make their way through Menorca, Spain, serving guests and making memories.
This season, Gabriela was one of the newbies, joining in as a second stew. Her “newbie” co-stars included chef Marcos Spaziani, third stew Ashley Marti, and deckhands Kelsie Goglia and Tom Pearson. As for the returning stars, Parsifal III was supervised by Captain Glenn Shephard, alongside chief stew Daisy Kelliher, chief engineer Colin MacRae, and first mate Gary King.
All excited for the show’s premiere, this self-labeled “Below Deck babe” took it to her IG on Feb 21 to write, “Time to party like a yachtie! #BelowDeckSailing premieres tonight at 8/7c on @BravoTV!”
Also, three hours after the post, Gabriela made another IG post to remind her fans not to miss the premiere.
Gabriela Barragan Career
Gabriela Barragan is a bartender-turned-stewardess/deckhand.
Initially, this “surfer girl” started her career working as a bartender at The John Dory Oyster Bar, Ball & Chain, and E11Even Miami. Then in 2020, in search of a more adventurous life, Gabriela joined the SuperYacht Industry as a “stewardess/deckhand” and eventually became a part of the Maritime Industry.
After earning herself a spot on the Maritime Industry in late 2021, Gabriela took it to her IG to express her happiness, captioned, “Working in the Maritime Industry has been a dream of mine for a long time and I’ve worked hard to make it happen! It’s not easy, it’s very hard work, but it’s so rewarding and fulfilling. I won’t trade it for the world.”
As for her education, Gabriela studied linguistics at San Diego State University from 2005 to 2007, and in Jan 2017 went on to join Santa Monica College to study Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology.
For Gabriela, “the ocean is a woman. The ship is a woman — Powerful, strong, and full of direction.”
Does Gabriela Barragan Have A Boyfriend?
No, as of 2022, Gabriela Barragan didn’t have a boyfriend. Or at least this was what her FB profile mentioned.
But what we can confirm is that Gabriela has had at least one boyfriend before appearing on Below Deck. Also, her ex-boyfriend was featured quite a few times over her socials back in 2015. (He looked a lot like the footballer Sergio Ramos.)
Talking about her romance on Below Deck Sailing Yacht, its trailer featured a love polygon between the newcomers Gabriela Barragan, Marco (chef), Kelsie Goglia, and Tom Pearson (deckhands).
“All of you are forgetting the f*cking lack of basic respect. You don’t f*ck somebody and f*ck somebody else,” Daisy seemed enraged in the video.
How Old Is Gabriela Barragan?
Gabriela Barragan was 34 years of age when she appeared on Below Deck Sailing Yacht in Feb 2022.
But she looks a lot younger than her age.
Gabriela Barragan Family
Gabriela Barragan comes from an Afro-Mexican family. Sadly, her Mexican father Benito Navarro Barragan passed away on November 5, 2007, at the age of 64. He was only a month away from turning 65 then.
Recalling her dad, Gabriela shared that they don’t make men like him anymore. He was a “stand-up guy, generous, brave, and honest.” Also, he was the one who taught her how she deserve to be loved and treated.
Besides her dad, Gabriela also lost her dearest brother named Benito on March 26, 2016, at the age of 41. Reminiscing on their childhood days, Gabriela shared that Benito was the one who taught her how to skateboard. Also, he used to make beats and mixtapes to her voice.
As for Gabriela’s other siblings, she has an older brother named Alex (a San Diego City College graduate) and a younger brother named Jose Barragan (who was in the police).
Talking about Gabriela’s mother, she was alive and doing well the last saw her.
Fun Fact: Gabriela’s later brother Benito used to call Gabriela (Gaby), “Garbage (roll the r).”
Gabriela Barragan Height
Gabriela Barragan stands tall at a height above 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm).
Mentioning her district features, Gabriela has an oblong face, and tattoos over her arms and chest.
When Is Gabriela Barragan Birthday?
Gabriela receives her birthday wishes on November 3, making her of the Scorpio zodiac.
How Much Is Gabriela Barragan Net Worth?
By 2022, Gabriela garnered a net worth below $600 thousand.
Reportedly, she was paid around $5,000 per month as a second stewardess by Below Deck.
Is Gabriela Barragan On Instagram?
Also, she had another IG @motionandtheocean, dedicated solely to documenting her sea adventures.
Here’s her Pinterest @barragan0804.