These Olympic Athletes Are Way Richer Than You Might Think

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If you know your stuff, you probably know that Olympic athletes may struggle to make much money. Many Olympians have to pay their own way when it comes to training, equipment and sometimes even travel arrangements to the Games themselves.

But there are always exceptions, and these Olympic athletes, for various reasons, have done quite well for themselves. You’ll probably recognize many of the names on this list, as they've parlayed Olympic success into lasting fame and financial reward.