10 Olympic power couples competing together at the Tokyo Olympics, Gay and Lesbian couples in Tokyo


Tokyo Olympics 2020 is starting from 23rd July. This year's Olympics also includes 10 couples. These also include married couples, dating couples, gay couples, and lesbian couples.

Indian archers will start their campaign at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday, 23 July. Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das are a husband-wife pair, on whom the highest hopes are placed. The pair would like to create magic like the mixed doubles event of the Paris World Cup at Yumenoshima Park. (Instagram)

US women's national team player Megan Rapinoe and WNBA player Sue Bird will compete collectively at the Tokyo Olympics. The two got engaged in October last year. Bird is part of the US national basketball team, Rapinoe will represent the United States in football at the Olympics. (Instagram)

Tara Davis will compete in the women's long jump at the Olympics after coming second at the Olympic Trials. Her boyfriend Hunter Wood Hall is a Paralympic player, who will take part in the Tokyo Paralympics after Tara. He won silver and bronze medals at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. (Instagram)

Olympic pole vaulter Sandy Morris and long jumper Tyrone Smith got married in 2019. Smith represents Bermuda at the Olympics but lives in the United States. Tokyo will be his fourth Olympic Games. At the same time, Sandy Morris won a silver medal in pole vaulting at the 2016 Olympics. She has returned to Tokyo with the hope of winning gold. The two had known each other during the Rio Olympics. (Instagram)

Megan Jones and Celia Kwanzaa are both members of the Great Britain women's rugby Olympic team. This dating couple Jones and Kwansa continued to train together during the lockdown. This couple often shares pictures of their relationship on social media. (Instagram)

Australian rugby players Charlotte Kaslick and Louise Holland have had to postpone their wedding due to Kovid-19. Charlotte Kaslick won the gold medal at the Rio Olympics and was named the 2016 World Rugby Player of the Year.

His fiancée, fellow rugby player Lewis Hollande, finished eighth in Rio. The couple announced their engagement in January 2020 but had to schedule their wedding for December 2021 due to the pandemic. (Instagram)

Dutch couple Edward Gall and Hans Peter Minderhoud will both represent the Netherlands at the Tokyo Olympics. According to The Advocate, Gal and Minderhoud have been together for over a decade. They also participated in the 2016 Olympics together. Both have won Olympic medals. Minderhod won silver in 2008 and Galle won bronze in 2012. (Instagram)

Married cyclist couple Laura and Jason Kenney have jointly won 10 Olympic gold medals. Jason has won six gold medals and one silver. At the same time, Laura has won four gold medals. The current record holder of Great Britain is Bradley Wiggins with eight medals. (Instagram)

Married couple Gerek Meinhardt and Lee Keefer are both Olympic fencers. Kiefer is currently ranked as number 5 in the world in women's fencing. At the same time, her husband is in second place in the male fencing ranking. In Tokyo, Meinhardt and Kiefer will each compete in foal fencing individual and team competitions. (Instagram)

New Zealand equestrians Tim and Jonelle Price are competing in their second Olympics together. Both Jonelle and Tim Price are members of the New Zealand eventing team. They took part together in Rio in 2016. Jonel won the bronze medal with the team in London in 2012. (Instagram)