All You Need to About Allyso Felix’s Relationship With Her Husband Kenneth Ferguson

Published 07/20/2021, 3:44 PM EDT
Jun 20, 2021; Eugene, OR, USA; Quanera Hayes (center) defeats Allyson Felix, Kendall Ellis and Wadeline Jonathas to win the women’s 400m in 49.78 during the US Olympic Team Trials at Hayward Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports


American track and field athlete, Allyson Felix will make her fifth appearance at the Olympic stage this term. This will also be her first Olympics as a mother. Felix is determined to create more history at the grandest sporting stage. She has also indicated that the event in Tokyo will probably be her last Olympics as she expects to retire before the 2024 Paris Olympics.

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Ahead of Felix’s last dance, we take a look at her husband, Kenneth Ferguson. Ferguson shares the same passion as her wife, i.e. running. He is also a former sprinter and hurdler. So, it’s not hard to understand the chemistry between the athletic duo.

EUGENE, OREGON – JUNE 20: Allyson Felix celebrates with her daughter Camryn after finishing second in the Women’s 400 Meters Final on day three of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on June 20, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Felix and Ferguson were recently blessed with a child as well. Felix has explained how she and her husband keep their romantic life alive amidst the incredibly busy schedule.

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I think it’s just important to really try to schedule time for ourselves. For me, it has been hard because a lot of that is asking for help sometimes but it’s just – we have a great support system and it’s amazing,” Felix has explained about her relationship.

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Can Alysson Felix have a successful campaign at Tokyo Olympics 2020?

Felix is well and truly one of the leading athletes in the world. She has set the level of expectations high for herself with her amazing performances over the years. So, it’s not a surprise that fans expect the same sort of impact from her this time as well.

Jun 18, 2021; Eugene, OR, USA; Allyson Felix wins the women’s 400m in 50.99 during the US Olympic Team Trials at Hayward Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Also, given the fact that this will be her last appearance at the Olympic stages, she can be expected to be extra motivated. She is a mother and has a wonderful family with her husband backing her all the way. How the legendary track and field athlete fares at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, remains to be seen.

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Apratim Banerjee is an MMA author for EssentiallySports and has been writing professionally for almost a year. Before his current gig, Apratim worked as a UFC writer for Sportskeeda. A long-time MMA fan, Apratim has developed a critical eye for the sport that has helped him transfer his vast knowledge to his copies and give hardcore and casual readers a detailed insight into the fights and fighters.

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