These Celebrities Found Love With Olympic Athletes

They went for the gold and got it!

By: Claire Downs

It’s no secret that celebrities love to date athletes. But let’s not forget – Hollywood has also always been thirsty for Olympians. It’s easy to see why: Olympic athletes make the best baes! Their bodies are a perfect 10, some have hot accents, and all of them have inspiring hustle. Whether the wifey is a weightlifter, or their SO is a snowboarder, we’ll get you up to speed on these “Celympian” couples you may have forgotten about. Just imagine: most of these stars probably used the pickup line, “Can I touch your medal?”

  • 1 Kris Jenner and Caitlyn Jenner
    Before their divorce in 2014, Kris teamed with one of the most famous Olympians ever, Caitlyn Jenner, then Bruce, to raise reality TV’s most famous family.

  • 2 Common and Serena Williams
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    Perennial MCM candidate, Common, may have his own collection of gold (3x Grammy winner), but nothing got fans more excited than him making gold medal winner Serena Williams bae. The couple were an item from 2008 to 2010.

  • 3 Hayden Panettiere and Wladimir Klitschko
    Hayden Panettiere began dating Ukrainian boxer and gold-medalist Wladimir Klitschko in 2009. The 5’1″ Nashville star and the 6’6″ heavyweight champion got engaged in 2013 and welcomed a baby girl, Kaya, a year later.

  • 4 Enrique Iglesias and Anna Kournikova
    The couple met on the set of his video for “Escape” way back in 2001. Though the couple has never publicly confirmed nor denied their relationship, they posted their first Instagram together this past June, so it’s safe to say, they are still going strong!

  • 5 Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn
    After much personal drama in his life Tiger Woods hooked up with this hot Olympian. The sporty pair dated for nearly three years before calling it quits in May 2015.

  • 6 La La and Carmelo Anthony
    Carmelo and La La got engaged in 2004, not long after Melo played in his first Olympic Games with Team USA basketball. They got married in 2010 and have since become one of the NBA’s most popular couples.

  • 7 Brooke Shields and Andre Agassi
    Brooke Shields and tennis gold medalist, Andre Agassi, got hitched in April 1997. The Hollywood hottie marrying the sports bad boy was totally a big deal back then, but the union only lasted for less than two years.

  • 8 Sheryl Crow and Lance Armstrong
    Sheryl Crow began dating Olympic cyclist Lance Armstrong in 2003. The couple dated for two years and got engaged five months in 2005, before announcing their split.

  • 9 Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade
    Gabrielle Union began dating the Olympic gold medalist and NBA superstar in 2009. The couple married in late 2014 and are the reigning cutest NBA couple. Sorry Steph and Ayesha Curry.

  • 10 Candace Cameron and Valeri Bure
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    Full House did wonders for Candace Cameron’s career as well as her personal life. While playing DJ on the hit show, Dave Coulier (AKA Uncle Joey) introduced her to future husband, Olympic hockey player, Valeri Bure, in 1995. The couple was married in 1996, and have three children together.