Facts of Usain Bolt Networth
|Full Name||Usain Bolt|
|Birth Name||Usain Bolt|
|Other Name||Lightning Bolt|
|Birth City||Sherwood Content|
|Father Name||Wellesly Bolt|
|Mother Name||Jenniffer Bolt|
|Relation With||Kasi Jenee|
|Date of Birth||August 21,1986|
What Is The Net Worth Of Usain Bolt?
Usain Bolt is a retired Jamaican sprinter who has a net worth of around $90 million. He is the record holder in the 100 meters, 200 meters, and 4 x 100 meters relay. Through his sprinting records, he is considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time.
Usain Bolt is an eight-time gold medalist in Olympics, winning the three categories of sprinting for three consecutive years.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources And Salary
Bolt performed for Jamaica in his first Caribbean regional event, where he secured second medals in both 200m and 400m races. His first world stage appearance was at the 2001 IIFA in World Youth Championships in Debrecen, Hungary.
Bolt is one of only nine athletes to win world championships at the youth, junior, and senior-level of an athletic event. After his victory in 2002 Jamaican Youth Championships and 2003 CARIFTA Games, his career took a boost and since, has amassed a net worth of $90 million.
His endorsement deal with Puma earned him $10 million a year and the current average salary is around $34.5 million.
His professional career started in 2004 and until 2008, he had already won his first championship.
His world records' facts are listed below:
- · 40 yards: 4.22 seconds (Atlanta, 2019)
- · 100m: 9.58 seconds (Berlin,2009)
- · 150m straight: 14.35 seconds (Manchester, 2009)
- · 200m: 19.19 seconds (Berlin, 2009)
- · 300m: 30.97 seconds (Ostrava, 2010)
- · 400m: 45.28 seconds (Kingston, 2007)
- · 800m: 2:07 minutes (Kingston, 2016)
Usain has also co-founded Bolt Mobility in 2018. He made his public appearance in March of 2019. The company announced its future with the Nano minicar in May 2019.
Usain’s Assets: House And Cars
He lives in a private property in Kingston, Jamaica. Locals sometimes complain that loud parties are a regular in Bolt’s residence. He also owns a $2.65 million mansion in Australia’s Central Coast. He is currently renting the mansion in the north of Sydney.
He is a fast machine but his cars are faster. They include:
- · Nissan GTR custom Matte Black
- · A crashed BMW M3
- · Ferrari F30
- · Ferrari 458
Endorsements And Charity
After winning the 200m title in the 2002 World Junior Championships in Kingston, he struck an endorsement deal with Puma. He is also endorsed by Gatorade and was called to measure the fastest footballers in Australia.
Bolt has his own foundation, which has committed $1 million towards special causes. He also gives back to Jamaica. One such is his contract with Puma, which donates shoes and gear to a school in Jamaica.
Taxes And Insurance
Usain Bolt’s tax details are unknown. He was tax-exempt at July’s London Anniversary Games and next year’s Commonwealth Games.
In an article in Forbes, he said that he won’t be returning to the UK until the tax laws are made less brutal. He stated,
"But unlike most other tax authorities, Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs also demands a cut of an individual's money from sponsors such as sportswear manufacturers, watchmakers and purveyors of shaving products. This is worked out by dividing the number of days a sportsman competes in the UK by the number of days he competes elsewhere."
He made his return In the UK in 2015 after he was allowed tax-exemption in the year’s Anniversary Games.
Usain Bolt’s Personal Life: Biography
Usain Bolt was born on August 21, 1986, in Sherwood Content, Jamaica to parents Wellesley and Jennifer Bolt who ran a local grocery store. Bolt grew up there playing football and cricket. He expressed his love for music as a child stating, "When I was young, I didn't really think about anything other than sports."
He played cricket throughout his primary and middle schools but was urged by his coaches into taking field and sprint activities. He won his high school championship in 2001, which propelled him into taking the sport more seriously.
Relationships: Wife Or Not?
Usain is currently (August 2019) in a two year relationship with a fellow Jamaican Kasi Jenee.
Prior to his current relationships, he dated two other women; 2008 Miss Jamaica Universe and The Apprentice star April Jackson in 2013 for 4 months, Megan Edwards during the London Olympics in 2012 and the Slovakian fashion designer, Lubica Slovak.
He doesn’t have any children.
Age & Height
Usain Bolt is 33 years old and stands 6 feet 5 inches tall.