Valerie Constien, also known as Val Constien, is a one-time Olympian who represented the USA in the 2020 Summer Olympics held in Tokyo.
She made her spot in the national Olympic team of the USA after coming in the third position in the 3000m steeplechase during the trial games. She was one of the unexpected athletes who made it to the Olympics.
Constien continued giving her best, even in Japan. She came in the fourth position in the third heat and secured her place in the finals.
However, she couldn’t continue her charms in the final as she came in the twelfth position and did not win any medals. Despite not winning, she still showed an outstanding performance in the Olympics.
|Valerie H. Constien
|Date of birth
|March 21, 1996
|27 years old
|Place of birth
|Edwards, Colorado, USA
|Vaillancourt, Colorado, USA
|Boulder, Colorado, USA
|In a relationship
|Track and field athlete
|5 ft 6 in ( 168 cm)
Valerie Constien’s Net Worth
Constien is one of the established athletes who has even represented the USA in the Olympics. She earns a decent amount of fortune from her athletic career.
Besides being an athlete, the Olympian also works 40 hours a week in Stryd to support her passion for games.
So, despite not knowing the exact figure of her net worth, it is safe to assume that she has enough money to live a decent life.
Height, Weight, and Physical Measurement
Constien is 5 feet and six inches tall and has a slim body that perfectly complements her height.
Because of all the efforts, she put into her training, Constien has a ripped and muscular body that makes her perfect for the 3000m steeplechase.
Valerie’s Personal Life and Family
Constien was born in Edwards, Colorado, to her parents, Ron and Anna. Besides her parents, she also has a sister named Elizabeth, a film major at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Constien was an active kid who loved sports, and even her family was very supportive of her passion for sports.
Growing up, the three-time All-American played four different sports. She was in cross country, track, soccer, and even on the Nordic skiing team of her high school.
Along with sports, Constien is also talented in studies and music. She has an engineering degree and can also play musical instruments like the piano.
Valerie Constien’s Boyfriend and Relationship
Constien has been dating her boyfriend, Kyle Lewis. Lewis has a degree from Western Connecticut State University and resides in the same town as his girlfriend.
The two have been dating since 2018 and are going strong to this day.
Constien earned her high school degree from Battle Mountain high school in 2014.
After high school, she joined the University of Colorado to study environmental engineering.
She completed her college in 2019 with an engineering degree.
Constien always played sports and made a career out of it. However, she also took many side jobs to effort her daily expenses and passion for sports.
She took many part-time jobs and worked as a piano teacher, landscaper, cashier, etc. She even worked at her university as a teaching assistant, engineering research assistant, and development assistant.
Her list of part-time work ended after she graduated from college and took a full-time job at Stryd as its customer service representative.
With Stryd, she works forty hours a week and earns money to support her livelihood and passion for sports.
While still having a whole different career working in establishments, Constien also is set to build a solid career in sports.
She takes part in many track and field competitions and has won several. In 2018, she won third place in the Pac-12.
The same year Constien also earned the All-American title in the steeplechase and cross country.
Constien also took part in NCAA Championships but could not make a name for herself until she made it to the 2020 Olympics.
While competing in the trial games, she came in the third position and secured her palace in the national team to represent the USA in the Olympics.
Constien flew to Tokyo with the team and made it to the finals after coming in fourth place during the third heat game.
She showed continuous growth till the heats but came in twelfth place in the final and failed to win any medals.
Though she did not win medals, she still earned the new experience of being an Olympian and made her country proud with her performance.