by Eve Silberman From the February, 2016 issue At Cafe Zola, the waiter bringing coffee smiles at the attractive young couple but doesn't recognize either Charlie White, 2014 Olympic gold medalist in ice dancing, or Tanith Belbin White, who took silver in the same event in 2006 and now does commentary for NBC Sports. Charlie, twenty-eight, says he is recognized mainly when in the company of Meryl Davis, his Olympic partner."There's a lot of 'Oh, my God, you're Meryl Davis,'" he says, his voice rising in mock excitement, "and ... But they look blank when asked how they'll be celebrating on Valentine's Day. When in town, Tanith coaches skaters at the Arctic Edge ice center in Canton, where she and Charlie did most of their training. They married last April and live in a house they renovated on the west side.He knew that one day instead of being one half of Davis and White, he would just be Charlie White, but was he ready for that just yet?Was he ready to separate himself and his feelings from that little girl who fearlessly took his hand, and with time, his heart?The "Dancing With the Stars" competitor made the announcement on Instagram Tuesday by sharing a picture of himself with his new fiancee, who is also an Olympic ice dancer, set against a scenic ocean backdrop in Hawaii."Couldn't ask for a more beautiful setting for the best time in our life! The couple has been dating for more than five years and recently moved in together.No word yet on how White popped the question, but the athlete admitted he'd succumbed to the beautiful offerings of the Aloha State."I promised myself I wouldn't do this... It'll take his pain-in-the-butt 17-year partner, his sort-of girlfriend, doped up on sunshine buddies, a girl who forces him to look her in the eye, the boy whose heart he's stolen, and a whole lot of hard work to come away with the win just in time..the podium, and with the girl.(a=f);var b=i(a);if(CSS&&!
I hate to break it to you, but Olympic ice dancing couple Charlie White and Meryl Davis aren’t an item. ” According to Yahoo Sports, Charlie White’s in a relationship with former figure skater and hottie Tanith Belbin.