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The ice princess has found her prince!Figure skater Michelle Kwan, 32, married Clay Pell, 31 at the First Unitarian Church of Providence, Rhode Island on Saturday.The bride wore a strapless gown by Vera Wang, who designed many of her skating costumes.Pell, a Jag and lieutenant in the Coast Guard, wore a dark navy dress uniform.Guests included many former skating champions, including Brian Boitano, Dorothy Hamill and Dick Button. Carter Oosterhouse and Amy Smart were also in attendance.Kwan is the most decorated figure skater in U.S. history, with nine national titles, five world titles, and two Olympic medals (silver in 1998, bronze in 2002).Since retiring from amateur skating, Kwan has become a senior advisor for public diplomacy and public affairs. Her husband works in the White House as a director for strategic planning on the National Security staff. Congratulations to the newlyweds! Read more »
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The five-time world champion skater wed her U.S. Coast Guard beau Clay Pell in a beautiful ceremony on Jan. 19 in Providence, R.I. Congrats to the happy couple & see the pics!
Michelle Kwan, 32, is not only an Olympic medalist and nine-time U.S. national figure skating champion — she’s now a married woman! The former professional skater married Clay Pell, 31, who is director for strategic planning on the National Security staff at the White House.
The couple wed on Saturday, Jan. 19 at First Unitarian Church of Providence, R.I., according to People magazine. They married in front of 240 guests, including fellow Olympic champions Brian Boitano, Dick Button and Dorothy Hamill.
The groom, who is a Jag and Lieutenant in the U.S. Coast Guard, wore his full uniform for the ceremony, while the bride donned an ivory Vera Wang gown. Michelle cried while walking down the aisle with her father, »
- Christina Stiehl
Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan has wed her boyfriend Clay Pell. The couple. who announced their engagement in September 2012, tied the knot on Saturday (January 19) in Providence, Rhode Island before 240 people including Olympic athletes Brian Boitano, Dick Button and Dorothy Hamill, reports People. Pell works as a director for strategic planning on the National Security staff at the White House, and is the grandson of late Rhode Island senator Claiborne Pell. Speaking about Pell last September, Kwan is quoted as saying: "I never was one who believed in love at first sight, but I have to admit it happened for us.
- By Kristina Bustos
Nine-time U.S. national figure skating champion Michelle Kwan became a married woman today, People reports.
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According to the news source, the ceremony incorporated the same song that Kwan, 32, skated to during the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Games -- Fields of Gold.
Kwan reportedly wed director for strategic planning on the National Security staff at the White House, Clay Pell, 31, in an ivory Vera Wang gown at the First Unitarian Church of Providence, R.I. Pell, who is a Jag and Lieutenant in the U.S. Coast Guard, was in uniform for the exchanging of vows, according to People.
At the end of her bronze-medal finish at the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Games, nine-time U.S. national figure skating champion and five-time world champion Michelle Kwan skated to "Fields of Gold" as her Olympic swan song. On Saturday, Jan. 19, signaling a new beginning, she incorporated that same melody into her wedding program. Kwan, 32, married Clay Pell, 31, director for strategic planning on the National Security staff at the White House, on Saturday at the First Unitarian Church of Providence, R.I., People has confirmed. Pell, a Jag and Lieutenant in the U.S. Coast Guard, was dressed in full uniform for the ceremony. »
- Cynthia Wang
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