Ten Richest Figure Skaters in the World 2015
Figure skating is difficult for this sport you must have a great body balance and athletic body . Men and women both compete in this competition . There are many big competition every year for the Figure Skaters . There are some big name athletes who made their name from this sports. Kristi Yamaguchi , Kim Yuna and Johnny Weir are some of the top athletes , we have collected a data about richest male and female both Figure Skaters .
|Figure Skaters||Age||Country||Net Worth|
|Kim Yuna||24||South Korea||$35.5 Million|
|Scott Hamilton||56||USA||$30 Million|
|Evgeni Plushenko||32||Russia||$21 million|
|Brian Boitano||51||USA||$18 Million|
|Kristi Yamaguchi||43||USA||$18 Million|
|Nancy Kerrigan||45||USA||$8 Million|
|Johnny Weir||30||USA||$8 Million|
|Michelle Kwan||34||USA||$6.5 Million|
|Mao Asada||24||Japan||$5 Million|
|Tara Lipinski||32||USA||$4.2 Million|
Kim Yuna : South Korea : Earnings ($35.5 Million) :
Kim Yuna is one of the beautiful athlete in ICE Skating , she earns a great success in her career . The South Korean skaters achieved a great height success in her current career. She is Olympic Games gold medalist , also managed to win the World Championships in ladies single competition She owned some top endorsement deals .Her official sponsors are Kookmin Bank, Nike, Korean Air, Samsung and Hyundai Motor Company . She is one of the highest earning athlete during 2014 Winter Olympics games. The earning details of Kim Yuna taken from this (Source).
Evgeni Plushenko : Russia : Earnings ($21 Million) :
Evgeni Plushenko is retired Russia professional ICE Figure skating champion , he performed well in the Winter Olympics 2014. In Sochi Games 2014 he wins gold medal with Russian team , in 2006 in Turin games he managed to win the Gold medal in singles . He wins 3 major gold medal in the World Championships of Ice figure skating .
Kristi Yamaguchi : USA : Earnings ($18 Million) :
Kristi Yamaguchi she is queen of ICE Figure skating , she is one of the most successful stars in ICE Skating in 1992 , she wins the gold medal for the United States team in 1992 Albertville games . She is one big name in the female category of Figure skating .
Johnny Weir : USA : Earnings ($8 Million) :
Johnny Weir another top professional american skaters on ice , he is still active and has won number medal during his career . He is retired from the Figure skating competition and becomes the NBC Olympics as a figure skating analyst .
Mao Asada : Japan : Earnings ($5 Million) :
Mao Asada the figure skater belong to Japan , she is a great competitor to the South Korean star Kim Yuna . She has won sliver medal in the 2010 Vancouver games . She is among the top Asian female skaters , in her career so far she has won 12 gold medals , 7 sliver medals and 4 bronze medal . She is one of the highest earning Asian skater after Kim Yuna.