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While friends and family members are undoubtedly elated by the gold, you can bet her beau John Martens, who's also a swimmer, is ecstatic too. The pair started dating just under a year ago and even practice at the same pool. “We try to support each other,” Martens said. “If we had a bad practice or a bad meet we try to bring each other back up, to tell each other to focus. It’s only one bad day. You can work through it. Just that type of positive attitude.” Aww.