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8 Olympic Couples Competing For A Gold Medal...In Cuteness!

These Olympians can't keep their eyes (or lips) off each other. Imagine the athletic-offspring potential!

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1. Golfer Rory McIlroy (Northern Ireland) and tennis player Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark)

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There's been speculation about whether their respective performances have worsened since they started dating.

2. German swimmers Britta Steffen and Paul Biedermann

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Fun fact: They both hold world records — Steffen for women's 50m and 100m freestyle and Biedermann for both the short and long courses of men's 200m and 400m freestyle.

3. Shooters Katerina Emmons (Czech Republic) and Matthew Emmons (USA)

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The couple married in 2007 after meeting at the 2004 Athens Olympics. Matthew had just finished eighth after firing at the wrong target.


5. Shooters Melissa Mikec (El Salvador) and Damir Mikec (Serbia)

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Melissa (far left) told an El Salvador blog that it takes just "one look" from Damir to calm her down and help her recover from a bad shot. The couple met while training in 2005 at Fort Benning in Georgia, home of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit.