Chris Froome net worth: British professional road racing cyclist, Chris Froome has a net worth of $20 million.
Born on May 20, 1985, Christopher Froome is a road racing cyclist from England and the winner of 2013 and 2015 Tour de France. He rode for UCI ProTeam Team Sky during both the occasions, to make his name as one of the best cyclist in the world today.
Having been brought up in Kenya and South Africa, Froome started riding under British license since 2008, as his father and grandfather, both were born in England. He turned into a professional racing cyclist in 2002, when he was 22, and joined Team Konica Minolta. Froome rode in Europe to find a better career with Barloworld.
However, it was in 2010 that Froome found a place in Team Sky where he is the team’s key cyclist. He made his breakthrough after standing second in the 2011 Vuelta a Espana, a Grand Tour competition. He rode as a super domestique for Bradley Wiggins and won seven stages before finishing second at the 2012 Tour de France, just behind Wiggins. He won Bronze at the 2012 Olympics in the time trial even.
Chris Froome recorded his first win in 2013, in Tour of Oman and started ranking first in all competitions he became a part of that year: Criterium International, Tour de Romandie, and Tour de France. He won Tour of Oman and Tour de Romandie again in 2014 but retired from 2014 Tour de France. In memories of his mother, Froome participated and won the 2015 Tour de France and bagged a whopping 450,000 Euros as cash prize money.
Married to Michelle Cound in 2014, Froome has a daughter with her. Chris Froome has a net worth of $20 million as of 2015.
Quick facts about Chris Froome
Full Name: Christopher Froome
Profession: Racing Cyclist
Height: 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight: 67.5 kg (149 lb)
Ethnicity: South African
Date of Birth: 20 May 1985
Place of Birth: Nairobi, Kenya
Marital status: Married (Michelle Cound)
Astrological sign: Taurus