Allyson Michelle Felix is the famous athlete of America as track and field sprinter. She competes in the 100 meter, 200 meters, and 400 meters as a track sprinter. She is the 2012 Olympic champion in 200 meters in track sprinter. She was the three-time world champion (2005-09), and two times Olympic silver medallist in 2004 and 2008. Allyson Felix won many gold medals in his career. This is the record of getting sixteen medals by an athlete in the IAAF World champion history. She broke the world record in the rarely organized 150 meters track distance which she finished in just 16.36 secs in 2013.
Allyson Felix was born on 18 November of 1985 in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of Paul, an Ordained and the professor. She also has a brother who’s also a track sprinter but now works as the agent of Allyson Felix. She passed the secondary standard form Los Angeles Baptist High School in North Hills, California. When she was at the high school, she starts won the gold medals and always she gives her early success credits to Jonathan Patton which is the high school sprinter coach.
When she was in ninth grade that the first time she knows about her talent as a track sprinter. Track and Field News add her name in the national girls “High School Athlete of the Year” in 2003. Allyson Felix has obtained her graduation in elementary education from the University of Southern California in 2003.
In 2004 Summer Olympics, She won the silver medal when she was just 18 years old. At World Championships in Helsinki, Allyson Felix became the youngest gold medallist sprinter in 200 meters in 2005. Felix also a member of relay race (4X400 meters) in U.S. woman’s team and the team get in the first position that gives Felix her first Olympic gold medal. Later in 2010, she concentrates on running more than 400 meters races.
She is the first person ever who wins the two IAAF Diamond League trophies in the same year in 200 and 400 meters track race. She has a streak of winning the 21 races out of 22, only she loses one in New York to Veronica Campbell-Brown. As 2017 starts, she already won two gold medals in relay races and also a bronze in 400 meters in World championship.
How much is Allyson Felix Net Worth in 2017
Allyson Felix earned as the track and field sprinter which competes at the international level for the United States. Her major earning form the track and field sprinter. She is the most successful athlete person as per report of IAAF World Championships. She won the around 26 gold medals in his career which is the record of an athlete won enough medals. Allyson Felix net worth is $5 million US dollars as of 2017.
Allyson Felix is very active with the campaign of Anti-Doping. She participated in the “Project Believe” runs by the US Anti-Doping Agency. She regularly tested for the performance increasing drug. Allyson Felix expresses her ability to run as the wonderful gift from God.