Isn’t that the best way to start the year? The couple of professional sportsmen Sloane Stephens – Jozy Altidore got married in Miami this Saturday, January 1, 2022. Sublime in her haute-couture dress, the American tenniswoman and the international footballer said yes to each other in Florida, in a luxury hotel in Miami Beach, two years after announcing their engagement. Stephens and Altidore exchanged their Peter Marco branded rings in front of a large mirrored arch and under the well-known palm trees of this oceanfront American state.
The guests, who all had to be fully vaccinated, also had to do a PCR test the day before the wedding, in addition to testing themselves again two days after, to make sure they had not created a cluster. A very important subject for Sloane Stephens, who lost his grandparents to the pandemic a few months ago. “I thank all those present and who had to show a lot of flexibility to make themselves available and respect all the sanitary rules that we have imposed in order to have the most beautiful day possible”, declared the young bride to her guests. , to start a touching speech.
Jozy Altidore: “Seeing my wife walking up the aisle will be etched in me forever”
“I loved thinking about all of the making up of that moment that culminated in this life changing day. It’s so nostalgic to pull back the threads of memories and review all the moments that brought us here. Made me fall in love with Sloane again, ”said Jozy Altidore, full of emotion in her voice. He and Sloane Stephens, who won the 2017 US Open Grand Slam tournament, have organized a series of events to make their nuptials as original as possible: a tennis tournament, a crayfish boil, a tasting of wines and a romantic picnic on the beach.
But what Jozy Altidore expected the most was to see his wife walk up the aisle: “It’s one of those moments that will be forever etched in my memory,” commented the football player. “We both have unusual schedules and unbelievably crazy lives. And knowing that despite all of this, we have always remained an incredible point of contact with each other is the most heartwarming feeling in the world. world, “continued the tennis champion. A very loving couple.
Wedding Stephens – Altidore © Instagram screenshot