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This Swimmer's Husband Went Absolutely Nuts Cheering Her On

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And here she is with her husband/coach Shane Tusup.

Instagram: @hosszukatinka

The pair were dating when she asked him to be her coach in 2012, according to a New York Times profile of them published this week.

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Hosszu told the newspaper it has been "definitely difficult" to balance the relationship with coaching, with Tusup raising eyebrows among some for his harsh training style. “He’s pretty hard as a coach,” she told the Times, “but at home he’s supersweet and loving and really funny. So we can laugh a lot.”

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Hosszu picked up gold in the event and smashed the record set in 2012 by Ye Shiwen.

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David Mack is a reporter and weekend editor for BuzzFeed News in New York.

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