How Much Did Allyson Felix’s Net Worth Change Since Launching Her Sneaker Brand ‘Saysh’ in 2021?

Published 11/21/2021, 8:58 AM EST
TOKYO, JAPAN August 6: Allyson Felix of the United States after winning the bronze medal in the 400m for women making her the most decorated female olympic runner during the Track and Field competition at the Olympic Stadium at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games on August 6th, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images)


Allyson Felix continues to move forward with her incredible professionalism and determination. Despite turning 36 years old three days back, Felix continues to defy the odds and perform at the highest level. Her performances during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics saw her winning the bronze medal for the 400-meters competition, showing just how good she is.

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Just before the games, she released her new shoe brand named ‘Saysh,’ which seems to be doing very well. Her net worth was $4.5 million, and after the brand’s success, her net worth has increased to $5 million in 2021.

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Allyson Felix launches her own shoe brand

Ever since she parted ways with Nike over some issues, Felix decided to start her shoe brand. With no sponsors approaching her, ‘Saysh’ took off terrifically well and is currently a major factor for her net worth which stands at $5 million.

Saysh sneakers are being sold all at a rapid pace. With the comfort and design it provides, the brand is doing well. And Felix’s business is picking up. She and her brother raised a lot of money for the brand to grow, and the brand is reaching its peak.

With Felix’s brand image up there with the best, Saysh would hope to become a major brand in some years.

TOKYO, JAPAN – AUGUST 07: Allyson Felix of Team United States is introduced to the Women’s 4 x 400m Relay Final on day fifteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 07, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

She used Saysh spikes to run during the Olympic Games, which got her a bronze medal and a gold medal for a relay competition. To sum up, her ingenious idea to start Saysh contributed to her success as well as riches.

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Felix’s incredible journey

The talented sprinter joined with Athleta to launch her shoes. The shoe design provides comfort and style for the consumer and it is turning out to be a major hit. The design includes a narrower heel than a typical running shoe while having a wider forefoot for a relaxed fit. Thus, these shoes appear to be working in the market.

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While talking about the brand, Felix spoke, her spirits high.

“If I can bring about some change and create this in a way that I believe it should be built, and do something for women, to me that’s still having a say, and having a voice,” said Felix.

TOKYO, JAPAN August 6: Allyson Felix of the United States after winning the bronze medal in the 400m for women making her the most decorated female olympic runner during the Track and Field competition at the Olympic Stadium at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games on August 6th, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images)

Felix is a legend. Her performances on the track have inspired many people. And now, her shoe brand is helping make a difference.

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Jacob Gijy

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Jacob Gijy is a US Sports and NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Gijy finished his Masters in Counselling Psychology and worked in a hospital for 2 years before his passion for sports compelled him to find his way to sports journalism. A fan of the great Tim Duncan, he is always ready to pick up a debate with anyone who does not offer the center the respect he deserves.

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