Allyson Felix is a famous field sprinter of America who has finished 100m, 200m, and 400m. Felix became the Olympic champion in 200 meters and received the title in 2012. She also won World Championship three times and also the silver medalist in 2004 and 2008. Later, she becomes 2015 World Champion in 400 meters and also the silver medalist in 2016 Olympic. She is the Olympic gold medalist five times while playing as United States member. In 2012 U.S. Olympic, she has made the world record in 4*100 meters which remain the same. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Allyson Felix in 2019.
Early Life and Biography
Allyson Michelle Felix was born on November 18, 1985, in California. She is the daughter of Paul and belongs to the Christian community. Her mother ‘Marlean’ served as a teacher in Balboa Elementary and father Paul as an ordinary minister and professor of New Testament at Master’s Seminary. She has completed her schooling from Los Angeles Baptist High School situated in California.
Felix was married to her boyfriend, Kenneth Ferguson. They married secretly, and the rumour was spread among all the people. It makes suspense as none of them have revealed about their marriage.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Allyson started her career as a sprinter. She received the first silver medal in the 200-meter race at the age of 18 and made a record of 200 meters in 22.18 time. After, she also named as the youngest gold medalist while playing World Championship in 2005 and holds the title for next two years. At Osaka, she breaks her own record and complete 200 meters in 21.81 second.
In 2008, she appeared for 2008 Olympic Games and complete trails in 200 meters. She received a silver medal for completing second after Campbell who finished in 21.74 seconds and Felix in 21.93. After, she also appeared in 4*400 meters and won the gold medal for the United States women’s team.
In 2009 World Championships, she also appeared as U.S. 4*100 meters relay team and finished it in 41.48 seconds and received the eighth position. At the age of 23, she received a third gold medal for 200 meters World championship.
Felix has achieved numerous achievements in her career. She received Jesse Owens award five times in her career from USATF and received the title as the Athlete of the year. Allyson is the second athlete who has received awards more than three times in her career. Moreover, she also received IAAF athlete female award in the year 2012.
Net Worth and Earnings
Allyson Felix has earned the total net worth of around $6 million. Her earning has been generated while playing participating in different athlete championships. She was the world champion in 200 meters more than three times which helped her to earn good revenue. Her earning has come only from her games, and she earned million dollars while playing for the United States.
Felix is an American sprinter who has been known for her unbreakable records. She is the youngest gold medalist who received gold at the age of 18. Her records of 4*100 meters didn’t break and also have different records in her name.