Michael phelps dating nicole johnson
Phelps revealed their engagement late on Saturday via a gorgeous Instagram photo of her embracing and laying on top of him on snow, showcasing a sparkling ring as the two grin from ear to ear."She said yes," he wrote. Phelps' new fiancée, who is less than two weeks younger than him, shared on her Instagram page a similar photo, showing them in the same position while staring into each other's eyes."I'm gonna be a Mrs.," she said.The photos were taken by Allison Schmitt, who was Phelps' training partner and is a six-time Olympian and champion swimmer as well.Johnson, a Moorpark College student at the time, wanted to transfer to the University of Southern California and thought the scholarship would help pay her education.Out of 304 contestants Johnson took first runner-up.Phelps fans didn't see the news coming, leading some to wonder who Nicole Johnson even was.
the kid is due around July -- right before the '16 Olympics.
#beautifullove #itsreal #truelove #congrats @m_phelps00 @nicole.m.johnson A photo posted by Allison Schmitt ??
(@arschmitty) on Phelps' sister, Hilary, also posted a pic of the couple."Sisters!! A huge congratulations (and a ton of love) to these two (@nicole.m.johnson @m_phelps00) on their ENGAGEMENT! After winning the 2010 Miss California USA competition, Johnson, who is from the upscale community of Westlake Village, north west of Los Angeles, went on to compete in the 2010 Miss USA pageant, coming in ninth place.
In November 2010, Phelps took a break from training for the 2012 Olympics to join Johnson in Palm Springs, where she took part in the 2011 Miss California USA pageant to hand over her crown to the new winner, Alyssa Campanella."I'm here for one reason and one reason only," Phelps told E! "Nicole."This past Valentine's Day, he posted a cute pic of the two on Instagram."So lucky to have an amazing valentine," he said.
Turns out, Michael Phelps has got some strong little swimmers .... They've already got the tiny speedos ready for the kid ... BTW, Phelps and Johnson got engaged back in February.