Jason Belmonte Net Worth
Jason Belmonte from Australia belong to the best professional bowlers in the world. Whether you measure it by performance or by salary. His annual salary for 2014 was amazing $150,000. As of 2015, Belmonte’s total net worth is estimated to be about $600,000. Let’s take a closer look on his personal as well as professional life.
Jason was born 29 July 1983 in Orange, Australia. According to his parents, Jason started rolling a ball at 18 months of age. This early training can probably explain hos bowling mastery. Belmonte started bowling competition at age of 3 and when he was 4 he already won his first tournament. In 2008, Belmonte turned pro and that’s when the big money started rolling in.
Today, he belong to best paid PBA players together with Sean Rash from US and Mika Koivuniemi from Finland. Besides winnings, there are some additional earnings to be maid in this sport. Several companies are very interested in endorsement deals in bowling, such as shoe makers Dexter and Etonic and bowling ball brands Storm, Brunswick, and Ebonite. And what’s better advertisement than world’s top players using your equipment?
In 2007, Belmonte won World Tenpin Masters championship which is one of the biggest achievements of his career. He also won Korea Cup in 2010. Jason married his long-term girlfriend Kimberly. They live in Australia with their two kids. After giving birth to their daughter Aria in 2009, Kimberly was pregnant again in 2012 with their son Hugo.