By now we are guessing all of you know that track and field athlete Tori Bowie is no longer with us. According to a report by TMZ, the former Olympic track-and-field gold medalist, was found dead in Florida on Tuesday, May 2, 2023.
At the time of her passing, Bowie was 32 years old. It has been reported by the media outlet that the sad news of her sudden demise was confirmed by Bowie’s management team in a statement put out on their respective social media handles. Continue reading further to learn more information about Tori Bowie including her career, cause of death, and personal life.
Olympic gold medalist sprinter Tori Bowie passes away at 32
Unfortunately, the American three-time Olympic medallist Tori Bowie has died. She passed away at the age of 32. As per various reports, she was found dead in Florida on Tuesday. As of this moment, the exact cause behind her death has not been revealed publicly.
In an Instagram post shared, Bowie’s representation and Holland’s company, Icon Management Inc., said, “We’re devasted to share the very sad news that Tori Bowie has passed away.”
They went on to say, “We’ve lost a client, dear friend, daughter, and sister. Tori was a champion…a beacon of light that shined so bright! We’re truly heartbroken and our prayers are with the family, friends, and everyone that loved her.”
The post further read, “As the story continues to develop, we ask that you please respect our privacy.”
Here’s all you need to know about Tori Bowie ( her career, love life, and more)
Tori Bowie was an American track and field athlete, who was born on August 27, 1990, in
Sand Hill, Rankin County, Mississippi, U.S. She mainly competed in the long jump, 100 meters, and 200 meters. In the year 2016, she won gold in the women’s 4 x 100m relay final at Olympic Games held in Rio. Along with this, she also bagged a silver (100m) as well as a bronze (200m) for the United States.
The track and field athlete also won gold in the 100m race at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London. Before becoming an Olympic champion, she went to the University of Southern Mississippi, where she was a two-time NCAA long jump champion in both indoor and outdoor track and a standout track star.
Keeping aside her sports career, Bowie also dabbled in modeling. She appeared in a Valentino campaign and she also posed for ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue.
Did Tori Bowie have a boyfriend?
Tori Bowie liked to keep her personal life away from the flashing cameras. Up until now, there have been no rumors of her being romantically linked to anyone. She was not a married woman. At the moment, not much is known about the dating history of the Olympic sprint champion.
Our love and prayers are with the close friends and the entire family of the gold-medalist athlete Tori Bowie during this time of difficulty. May her soul rest in peace. Don’t forget to stay in touch with us for the latest updates from the world of entertainment.