Robert “Bobby” Finke is a 21-year old swimmer and Olympic Gold medalist, and here is all you need to know about him, including his net worth, girlfriend, career and endorsements

Robert “Bobby” Finke Facts

BirthplaceTampa, Florida
Father’s nameJoe Finke
Mother’s nameJeanne Finke
Star signScorpio
CollegeUniversity of Florida
Net worth (2021)$200,000 (estimated)
Salary (2021)N/A
Date of birthNovember 6, 1999
ProfessionProfessional Swimmer
Achievements2020 Olympics Gold Medalist
GirlfriendEllie Zweifel

At 21-years old, representing the United States of America at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Robert “Bobby” Finke won an Olympic Gold in his first-ever Olympics. The man from Florida fended off the challenge from world champion Gregorio Paltrinieri to win 1st place in the Men’s 800m freestyle.

Robert “Bobby” Finke Net Worth

Bobby Finke has a net worth of approximately $200,000 in 2021. Having just started out at the professional level, this is bound to rise in a few years time. In fact, the upward surge would have already begun, now that he has won the Gold at the Olympics.

Robert Finke
July 29, 2021, Tokyo, Kanto, Japan: Robert Finke USA wins Gold Medal in the Men s 800m Freestyle Final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on Thursday, July 29, 2021 in Tokyo. Tokyo Japan

Given his age, a net worth of $200,000 is far beyond impressive. Finke will be hoping that his exploits continue in the future as well.

Robert “Bobby” Finke Career

Bobby Finke began his college career only a couple of years ago. Representing the University of Florida, Finke was in a league of his own, running through his opponents for fun.

The same applies to his high school and junior career as well. At only 14 years of age, Finke broke the Florida State Record (age group) with a timing of 8:25.20 in the 800m freestyle.

Robert Finke career
210729 Robert Finke of USA competes in mens 800m freestyle swimming final during day 6 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Olympische Spiele, Olympia, OS on July 29, 2021 in Tokyo. Photo: Joel Marklund

At the 2021 Olympic Trials, Finke eased past the rest of the lot, placing first in the 800m freestyle, to qualify for the 2020 Olympics. He once again claimed first place in the 1500m freestyle as well. Finke was one among the 53 swimmers who represented the USA at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

With a stunning timing of 7:41.87, Finke beat reigning world champion Gregorio Paltrinieri of Italy to win the Gold medal in the men’s 800m freestyle. Finke actually produced a stunning comeback from behind win – a massive late surge in the last 50m.

It is worth noting that, this was Finke’s first-ever Olympics.

Robert “Bobby” Finke Family, Personal Life and Endorsements

Robert “Bobby” Finke was born to parents Joe Finke and Jeanne Finke on the 6th of November, 1999 in Tampa, Florida. He has 2 elder sisters named Autumn Skye Finke and Ariel Summer Finke.

His parents were the reason why Finke took up swimming on a professional level. Both his parents were professional swimmers. While his mother Jeanne represented Ball State, his father was a swimming coach for the club Saint Petersburg Aquatics.

Bobby Finke Girlfriend
Bobby Finke with Girlfriend Eddie Zweifel

Finke is in a relationship with Ellie Zweifel who is a professional swimmer as well. They have been in a relationship since October 2018. The pair began dating when both represented the University of Florida during their respective college careers.

As for his endorsements, not enough info is available as of now.

FAQs about Robert “Bobby” Finke

What is Bobby Finke’s net worth?

Bobby Finke has a net worth of approximately $200,000.

How old is Bobby Finke?

Bobby Finke is 21 years old.

Who are Bobby Finke’s parents?

Bobby Finke’s parents are Joe Finke and Jeanne Finke.

When was Bobby Finke born?

Bobby Finke was born on the 6th of November, 1999.

Where was Bobby Finke born?

Bobby Finke was born in Tampa, Florida.

When did Bobby Finke win his first Olympic Gold medal?

Bobby Finke won his first Olympic Gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Who is Bobby Finke’s girlfriend?

Bobby Finke’s girlfriend is Ellie Zweifel, who is a professional swimmer as well.

Who did Bobby Finke beat to win the Gold in 800m freestyle at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics?

Bobby Finke beat reigning world champion Gregorio Paltrinieri of Italy to win the Gold in 800m freestyle at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.


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