Michael Phelps secretly married longtime girlfriend Nicole Johnson in June, before August’s Rio Olympics.
A marriage certificate dated June 13, 2016, confirms that Olympian Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson did the deed in Paradise Valley, Arizona, without telling anyone. The pair are the parents of infant son Boomer
The happy news isn’t exactly a surprise, since the pair announced their engagement back in February of 2015. What is a surprise, however, is that the wedding took place months ago.
In fact, when Phelps raked in five gold medals and one silver in Rio over the summer, he was already a married man.
People magazine obtained a copy of the couple’s record of marriage following earlier reports from TMZ, and confirmed that the pair swapped vows on June 13, in Paradise Valley, Arizona. and also Several keen observers have noted that the couple may have dropped a hint on their actual wedding day. An Instagram post from Johnson dated June 13 shows the happy couple and their son with the caption, “Such a memorable night with my lil fambam.”