The first same-sex couple to appear at the 2016 Rio Olympics
They were the first same-sex couple to be featured in ESPN’s The Body Issue after meeting during the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. After earning an Olympic gold medal and leading the United States to victory in the 2019 Women’s World Cup, Megan was always the first person to contact Bird about working together.
What is the most endearing and relatable aspect of their relationship? While they didn’t get along in the beginning, they ended up dating in Seattle when Sue joked that she had accidentally sneaked into Sue’s direct message.