Meet Olympians With Famous Ties

Jul 11, 2021 Entertainment

Meet Olympians With Famous Ties

The Kardashians vs. Jenners at their own Olympic Games?!

An upcoming Tokyo Olympic equestrian was certainly born to ride.

Jessica Springsteen, 29 year old daughter of great rock star Bruce Springsteen, along with her stallion will compete with the US Show Jumping Team don juan van de donkhove.

“I’ve been dreaming of it ever since I can remember!” She wrote instagram On July 6, a day after the new was announced. “Endless gratitude to my team, friends and family for helping me make this a reality. We are bound for Tokyo!! Honored to be part of this team along with @laurakraut @teamkpf and @mclainward.official There’s no horse in the world. I’d rather be on this trip, thanks Don! You’re the horse of my life… let’s go to the USA!”

Jessica has worked hard to reach the Olympics. She was a substitute at the 2012 Games in London, but did not make it to the 2016 Rio Olympics at all.

Over the years, there have been many Olympians associated with Hollywood. Some celebs have parents who participated in the Olympic Games, such as kylie jenner and Kendall Jenner, whose father Caitlyn Jenner Won the decathlon competition at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal, Canada. She would go on to win over a new generation of fans by acting alongside her family. keeping up with the Kardashians and later, on its own spinoff I’m Cait.

Others who came from famous families, or were known primarily to have an entertainment career, became Olympians themselves.