This couple went out on the ice and danced about their love. Last week, June 26, in Colorado Springs married American violists Alex Shimeka and Chris Knirim, who together perform in sports pairs. The event was attended by their partners in the US national team – Ashley Wagner, Adam Rippon, Madison chock, Evan Bates and others. “She is the love of my life. We are a couple on ice and partners outside of it.
I can’t imagine that it could be different, ” Knirim said. “My dream came true – in many ways. Chris is strong and soft, he is really my ideal partner,” Shimeka said. American Olympic skater Alex Shimeka Knirim and her husband and partner in the ice arena Chris Knirim told how their Christian faith gave them strength to fight life-threatening illness.