A dual citizen, Gonzalez competes for Colombia, though she was born in the United States. On Friday evening, 彼女 55.32 second sprint set a Colombian national record and qualified her for the Olympic semifinal round.
Blough, celebrating his 26th birthday Saturday, was thrilled: “It was about the best birthday present you could ever ask for in her just being there. そう, we’re so thankful,” said Blough, per ESPN.
“It’s one of those days where as a man, in my life, I’m sure I’ll have more if I get to have kids, but it’s hard to put it into words,” 追加されました Blough.
The Olympic-triumph and experience of the team collectively routing on Blough’s wife wasn’t lost on Lions head coach Dan Campbell: “You don’t always get these type of experiences,” キャンベルは言った 経由して ESPN. “But to me that embodies enjoying the ride because that was pretty cool. It was a moment, I can tell you that.”
With the semifinal slated for Monday, there’s still time for Gonzalez to adopt her husband’s last name and Blough by the competition.