LaShawn Merritt Wiki, Bio, Married, Girlfriend, Training, Rio, Net Worth
Date: 12 Aug, 2016
Track and field athlete who competes in sprinting events, but specializing in the 400 meters, is also a former Olympics champion over the distance and his personal best of 43.65 seconds builds him the 6th fastest of all time, he is LaShawn Merritt. The fastest man was born in Virginia, the USA on 27th June 1986. The man was graduated from the Woodrow Wilson High School, Virginia, so also holds the American nationality.
The man began as a junior athlete at 2004 from 'World Junior Championship in Athletics', where he also got the surprising victory with took the gold medal in 400 meters and set two records in the 4x100 m and 4x400 m relay. American fastest man participated in 2008 Beijing Olympics, where he won two gold medals for the USA in 400m and 4x400 m relay. But unfortunately, he wasn’t participating in the 2012's London Olympics due to hinged by the court of Arbitration for sports because of a doping test. But the fasted king is back, he playing 2016 Rio Olympics, where he playing in Men's 400 meters on 13th August 2016 Saturday at 6:22 AM in 'Heat5' with 'Lane 7', hope this time also he will earn. And keep back his on running field, best wishes for him.
The young and talented American runner master Merritt has an estimated net worth is very high with his handsome. According to some source he has an estimated net worth over $2.5 million dollars and also gets massive wages. The man made this high amount of money and net worth with sponsored and advertisements, where Nike was sponsored him by the massive amount. Some media covered that he spent his maximum amount in the drugs, but as athletes, we think he hasn’t used drugs and also covered that Olympics 2012, for Merritt , a $6 purchase turned into a costly mistake, and he said that the cost him millions of dollars. It seems that the man spent much more amount, and it seems that he has high salary and amount of money. So win another gold medal in Rio Olympics 2016 and earn high salary and money as well.
The 30 years of age American Olympics runner is not married, according to wiki source about his bio that he is still unmarried. The man also kept his personal lives very secret and private either he has girlfriend or wife or not, either he is married man or divorce and separated. But some sources have covered that he was romantically dating with American radio host Trina and they also seen in various places together. So people thought that they began their love affairs. But nowadays they are not seen in together. It seems that they broke up their relation or either they never in love or now separate. The couple tight-lipped about the topics, no one can clarify about this topic. But this jus rumors they never officially announced about the rumors, hope that he will marry soon and live happily.
the American Olympics gold medalist Merritt nowadays training hard for his upcoming matches in Rio Olympics in Men's 400 meters, hope this time also he win the gold medals. The man is standing with 6 feet 2 inches height with over 84 kg weights. But LaShawn has perfect and well-buildup body figure with a six-packed body shaped. Catch him also on his social account.
2016 Rio Olympics: LaShawn Merritt added the medal for America medals tally.
LaShawn Merritt presented the USA success in the men's 4x400meter relay on 20th august 2016 Saturday at Olympics Stadium, Rio, four years after the Bahamas came from at the back off to bang the Americans down to silver. Arman Hall, Tony McQuay, Gill Roberts and Merritt got back the Olympics title to American hands. He split 43.9 as the American team ended 2:57.30 and Jamaican team was 2nd position in 2:58.16, and the Bahamas was 3rd with 2:58.49. Prior to the 2012 London Olympics, America won the previous two gold medals and six of seven. He was in hurt in 2012 London and was not a member of that team, includes the relay gold to the bronze he won in the men's 400 with 43.85seconds, where the competition won by South African runner Wayde Van Niekerk with 43.03 sec and 2nd was Canadian runner Kirani James with 43.76sec.