Meryl and Charlie took home the gold medal for ice dancing on Feb. 17, and Twitter immediately erupted after their win.
Meryl Davis & Charlie White — Celebs React To Their Olympic Win
This was the United States’ first gold medal in ice dancing, which is so exciting! Right after the duo took home the gold, celebs took to Twitter to offer their congratulations.
USA ice dancers whoaaaaa. Over the top great. Charlie White and Meryl Davis could you both be more beautiful and great if you tried. No
— Suze Orman (@SuzeOrmanShow) February 9, 2014
— Ralph Lauren (@RalphLauren) February 18, 2014
— Derek Hough (@derekhough) February 17, 2014
Charlie and Meryl finished with a score of 195.52, about 4.5 points ahead of Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir.
Their historic win is the U.S.’s 15th gold in Olympic figure skating but the country’s very first in ice dancing!
Charlie & Meryl React To Their Amazing Olympic Win
They even took to Twitter to react to their own win!
— Meryl Davis (@Meryl_Davis) February 17, 2014
So proud to represent the U.S. on Olympic ice, and then bring home the GOLD with @Meryl_Davis ! Thank you to everyone for the support!!
— Charlie White (@CharlieaWhite) February 18, 2014
Charlie and Meryl were first paired together at the age of 10!
We were so impressed with their performance and we’re so happy for them!
HollywoodLifers, were you shocked when Meryl and Charlie won?
— Chloe Melas