Valerie Adams Rank
About Valerie Adams
Dame Valerie Kasanita Adams is a known New Zealand shot putter. She rose to international fame with her numerous wins in various international athletic competitions.
Valerie has represented New Zealand at the international level in major competitions such as the World Athletics Championships, the World Athletics Indoor Championships, the Commonwealth Games and the Summer Olympics.
She first received attention in 2001 when she won the World Youth Championships and then went ahead to win a silver medal at the 2002 Commonwealth Games.
She is the daughter of Lilika Ngauamo, a woman from Tonga, and Sydney Adams, an English man who served in the Royal Navy. Valerie has several siblings including Steven Adams of the NBA fame.
Her second marriage was to Gabriel Price, her childhood friend, in April 2016, six years after her marriage to discus thrower, Betrand Vili ended. She and Price welcomed their daughter, Kimoana, in October 2017.
As of April 2020, she had won 4 World Championships, 4 World Indoor Championships, 2 Olympic medals, 3 Commonwealth Game titles and 2 IAAF Continental Cups.
Valerie Adams Rank
Valerie Adams' Popularity
Valerie Adams is a famous New Zealand shot putter, who was born on October 6, 1984. As a person born on this date, Valerie Adams is listed in our database as the 62nd most popular celebrity for the day (October 6) and the 522nd most popular for the year (1984).
People born on October 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Valerie Adams is the 2436th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Valerie Adams' birthday, Valerie Adams is the 46th most famous New Zealander.
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