Bradley Wiggins net worth

Bradley Wiggins net worth

Net Worth: $3 Million

About Bradley Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins net worth

Bradley Wiggins is one of the most well known road and track cyclists from the United Kingdom. He is also considered as one of the richest cyclists as it has been stated that the overall amount of Bradley Wiggins net worth reaches 3 million dollars, as of right now. Currently, he is representing the UCI Continental team WIGGINS. Before he joined this team, he was racing for Team Sky. His work with both of these teams made him a well known competitive cyclist and also added up to the overall estimate of Bradley Wiggins net worth. In the racing circuit, Bradley Wiggins is nicknamed ‘Wiggo’. He began his career as a track cyclist and only later transferred to road cycling. Bradley Wiggins became one of not so many cyclists, who have been successful in both types of cycling.
Bradley Wiggins was born into a well known family, as his father was also a popular cyclist, Gary Wiggins. His father was Australian, whereas his mother was from Britain. When he was 2 years old, Bradley Wiggins moved to London. He was a track cyclist up until 2008. Bradley Wiggins has competed in many track world championships, where he became a winner of seven gold medals.

He won his first championship in 2003 and his last championship in 2016. Three of these championships were won in the individual pursuit, whereas two of them – in the team pursuit. He won two other championships in the Madison. Thus, winning has made his name more known and also added up to the overall size of Bradley Wiggins net worth.
In 2004, he competed in the Olympic Games, where he became a winner of the Gold medal in the individual pursuit. In 2008, he once again appeared in the Olympic Games, where he won two Gold medals in the individual and team pursuits. Bradley Wiggins appeared as a track cyclist during the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Bradley Wiggins has stated that he intends to compete in track cycling at the 2016 Summer Olympics, as well.
After the Olympics, which happened in 2008, Bradley Wiggins decided to hold his track cycling on in order to focus on cycling on the road. In the 2009 Tour de France, Bradley Wiggins won fourth place. After a few years, he was promoted to the third place after the result of Lance Armstrong was annulled. In 2011, he won the Critérium du Dauphiné. In the same year, he competed in the Vuelta a España, where he won third place.
In 2012, he proved to be victorious as he won the Paris–Nice, the Critérium du Dauphiné, and the Tour de Romandie. Bradley Wiggins is the first cyclist from Britain who has won the Tour de France and the time trial at the Olympic Games. Thus, cycling made his name well known in the sports industry and also increased the overall sum of Bradley Wiggins net worth by a mile. He became a winner of quite a few awards, as well, such as the Vélo d’Or award for best rider of the year, the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award and a knighthood as part of the 2013 New Year Honours.

Now you have an idea why Bradley Wiggins net worth is this huge

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