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England's Kate Richardson-Walsh on marrying her team-mate

Kate & Helen Richardson-Walsh pose with flowers from England's sponsors Investec.

Giselle ANSLEY, Sophie BRAY, Alex DANSON, Susie GILBERT, Maddie HINCH, Lily OWSLEY, Sam QUEK, Kate RICHARDSON-WALSH, Zoe SHIPPERLEY, Susannah TOWNSEND, Georgie TWIGG, Laura UNSWORTH, Ellie WATTON, Hollie WEBB, Nicola WHITE, Lucy WOOD [Silver], [Women's hockey]

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The Countess of Wessex, Patron of England Hockey, presents Kate Richardson-Walsh with the trophy after England's Women won the Gold Medal match in the 2015 EuroHockey Championships in London, 30 August 2015. © Press Association

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Kate Richardson Walsh- one of the hockey players who won Team GB's 1st ever gold at any Olympics- made history- won a tense final winning on penalties- just phenomenal!

Hockey Team GB Olympic bronze medal winners 'to marry'

Helen Richardson and Kate Walsh (Great Britain) hockey players.

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Kate Richardson-Walsh carried the flag for Team GB at the Rio 2016 closing ceremony.

Investitures At Windsor Castle

Kate Richardson-Walsh, captain of England and Great Britain women's hockey teams, poses after receiving her MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) award for her services to hockey, from the Princess Royal, at an investiture ceremony on JuLY 14, 2015 at Windsor Castle, England.

New Year's Honours 2017: Olympic Stars Dominate After Record-Breaking Rio

(CREDITS: LYNNE CAMERON VIA GETTY IMAGES) Kate Richardson-Walsh and Helen Richardson-Walsh, the first same-sex married couple to win Olympic medals.