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These Are the Richest Figure Skaters in the World

28 February 2015

These Are the Richest Figure Skaters in the World

Wondering who are the richest figure skaters in the world? Your search is over!

Let’s face it! Not everybody can do figure skating. For this sport you mush have an athletic body and a great body balance.

However, men and women both compete and, not to mention, there are many big competitions every year for them.

These 10 figure skaters had big successful competitive careers that included the Winter Olympics. Most of them start young and made their name from this sport.

Let’s get straight to business and see who they are!

10Nancy Kerrigan – Net worth: $8 million

We begin our top 10 list with the American former figure skater, Nancy Ann Kerrigan.
Born on October 13, 1969, the figure skater is well known for her conflict with Tonya Harding.

On January 6, 1994, Kerrigan was attacked at the US Figure Skating Championships in Detroit by the husband of rival figure skater, Tonya Harding while coming off the ice after a practice session.

Six weeks after being attacked Nancy earned the silver medal and Tonya Harding was banned from figure skating for life whereas Nancy had a successful career.

Of German, English and Irish ancestry, Nancy Kerrigan is the 1994 Olympic silver medalist, the 1992 Olympic bronze medalist, a 2-time world medalist and the 1993 US National Champion.

Today, she is still considered one of the most famous winter Olympians of all time.

#10 Nancy Kerrigan - Net worth: $8 million | These Are the Richest Figure Skaters in the World via today.com
#10 Nancy Kerrigan – Net worth: $8 million | These Are the Richest Figure Skaters in the World via today.com
NEXT: #9 Kristi Yamaguchi

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