Simone Biles, Olympic gymnast, is engaged to NFL player fiancé Jonathan Owen, less than two years after they met on social media.
Simone Biles, who is 24-year-old, announced the happy news on Instagram today with lovely photos of the moment when Owens, 26 year old, got down on one knee to pop the question on Valentine’s Day.
‘THE EASIEST YES,’ the professional gymnast wrote. ‘I can’t wait to spend forever & ever with you, you’re everything I dreamed of and more! let’s get married FIANCÉ.’
Owens commented on her post, writing: ‘Ready for forever with you.’
The footballer also posted several photos on Instagram, writing: ‘Woke up this morning with a fiancée.’ ‘Appreciate my dawg @don_julio314 for helping me set everything up, she really had no clue what was coming,’ he added.
This duo, first connected via social media in March 2020.
‘He would say I slid into his DMs,’ Biles told the Wall Street Journal. ‘I saw him and I was like, “Oh, he’s pretty cute,” so I said hi … and then I saw that he was in the Houston area, so we started chatting a little bit, and then we went to hang out a week or two later.’
Owens said that he didn’t actually know about the Simone Biles even when she contact him. ‘I didn’t know who she was,’ he told Texas Monthly. ‘I just hadn’t heard of her, and when I told her that, that’s one of the things she liked.’
There love story is very interesting and we say congratulations to the both of them