Katrina Johnson-Thompson, an English track and field athlete, is well known for being the 2015 and 2019 European Indoor Champion. Her recent world triumph came in 2018 when she won the 2018 World Indoor Championship in the pentathlon. At the 2018 European Championship, she set the personal best record of 6759 points in Heptathlon.
Let’s know more about Katarina Johnson-Thompson wiki, including her age, height, parents, family, net worth, and boyfriend.
|Birth Name||Katarina Mary Johnson-Thompson|
|Birthday||January 9, 1993|
|Birthplace||Liverpool, United Kingdom|
|Profession||Track and field athlete|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Who is Katarina Johnson-Thompson Boyfriend?
Katarina is in a relationship with a British athlete named Andrew Pozzi since 2018. As both are from the same field of athletics, they understand each other well and support each other in every path.
Katarina made their relationship public in October 2018 by posting a photo with Andrew on her Instagram. She is fond of social media and often posts photos related to her dating life and her training regimes. On 15 May 2019, she posted a photo of drinking champagne on Andrew’s birthday in an undisclosed location.
Also, Katarina and Andrew went to Madrid to watch the UEFA Champions League supporting Liverpool on 2nd June 2019.
Katarina Johnson-Thompson Net Worth
Katarina has been active in her professional career of track and field athletics since 2009. Initially, she participated in the 2009 World Youth Champions. She earned a gold medal in the heptathlon but missed the entire 2010 season due to patellar tendinopathy known as Jumper’s knee injury.
In 2012, Katarina competed in the 2012 World Junior Championships held in Long Jump only as her focus was set on the 2012 London Olympics. She brought gold in Long Jump but finished 13th in the heptathlon securing 6267 points. She won her first senior gold in 2015 European Indoor Championships in Pentathlon. However, her form in Olympics and World Championship in 2016 were poor was she did not even secure Top 5 position.
The year 2018 was very fruitful for Katarina as she won three gold medals in 15 months in competitions like Commonwealth Games, European Indoor Championship, and World Indoor Championship. However, she came short in European Championship to Olympic Champion Nafi Thiam and secured the second position.
As of 2019, Katarina is competing in Götzis, and her coach, Bertrand Valcin, has full confidence in her abilities. After Götzis, her sole focus is on the upcoming 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. She will do everything possible to bring Olympic Gold to her trophy cabinet.
Her net worth dwells around $2 million.
Katarina Johnson-Thompson Wiki – Bio: Age, Height & Parents
Katarina was born to her parents – Ricardo and Tracey – in Liverpool, Merseyside, in 1993. Her father is of Bahamian heritage, and her mother was a dancer from England. She celebrates her birthday on 9 January, and her birth sign is Aquarius. She attended St. Julie’s Catholic High School and graduated from John Moores University in Liverpool.
Katarina has a decent height of 6 feet. She weighs about 68 kg.