Apolo Ohno Biography
Apolo Anton Ohno was born in Seattle , Washington, on May 22, 1982. He is an American retired short-track speed skating competitor and eight-time gold medalist, two silver medalist, four bronze medalist at the Winter Olympics. Ohno is America’s most decorated Olympian at Winter Olympics and was inducted into the U.S. 2019 Olympic Hall of Fame.
In 2006 and 2010 he returned to the Olympics winning a record eight medals for a U.S. The olympic games. He also competed and won the Stars on Dancing’s fourth season.
Apolo Ohno Bio/Wiki
|Full Name at Birth||Apolo Anton Ohno|
|Alternative Name||Chunkie, Apolo Anton Ohno, Apolo Ohno|
|Birthday||22nd May, 1982|
|Birthplace||Seattle, Washington, USA|
|Height||5′ 8″ (173 cm)|
|Weight||145 lbs (66 kg)|
|Eye Color||Brown – Dark|
|Hair Color||Brown – Dark|
|University||University of Colorado at Colorado Springs|
|Occupation Text||Speed Skater, Expert Commentator|
|Claim to Fame||5-time Olympic medalist|
|Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)||Grand Productions, Greater Talent Network, Brillstein Entertainment Partners|
|Brand Endorsement||(2010) Print ads: Vick’s DayQuil Cold & Flu multi symptom relief., (2010) TV commercial: AT&T’s 3G Network., (2011) Print ads for America’s Dairy Producers’ “got milk?” milk mustache campaign.|
|Official Websites||twitter.com/ApoloOhno, apoloantonohno.com/, http://www.apoloantonohno.com, http://www.apoloohno.com|
Apolo Ohno Career
Apolo Anton Ohno was born on May 22, 1982 in Seattle , Washington. After watching the 1994 Winter Olympics with his father, Apolo Anton Ohno was already an experienced swimmer and in-line skater. He emerged quickly as leading short-track skater.
He trained with U.S. national speeds kating coach Pat Wentland in Lake Placid, New York, when Ohno was only 14. Away from home and friends, Ohno rebelled against the rigors of training, choosing to eat pizza instead of complete runs. Ohno scored his first major victory in 1997, winning U.S. short-track championship.
Although he’s retired from the sport, the athlete still supports Team USA and has been an NBC commentator on the past two Olympics and will do so for the 2018 games. Ohno has a busy schedule, so it’s a good thing that Bianca Stam ‘s girlfriend, Apollo Anton Ohno, seems to be as very supportive.
Apolo Ohno Family, Parents, Father, Mother & Brother
Ohno was born to a Japanese-born father, Yuki Ohno and a European-American mother, Jerrie Lee in Seattle , Washington. Ohno’s parents divorced in childhood, and his father raised him in Seattle. He had little contact with his biological mother and wasn’t interested in knowing her or his older half-brother since 2002. Ohno ‘s father, a hair stylist and owner of the Yuki ‘s Diffusion salon, often worked 12-hour shifts, and with no extended family in the United States, he found it hard to balance his career with a child’s upbringing. His name comes from a combination of the Greek words ‘ Apo ‘ and ‘ lo, ‘ meaning ‘ look out. ‘
Apolo Ohno Married, Wife, Girlfriend & Dating
Ohno’s actress / model Bianca Stam. Over the past year, the two traveled the world together, adopted a dog (called Sesame Mochi Ohno) together last Christmas. Stam’s own restaurant, too.
Apolo Ohno Net Worth
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Apolo Ohno has a net worth of $10 million.