DOMINIQUE MOCEANU & MICHAEL CANALES EXPECTING THEIR SECOND CHILD (PRESS RELEASE)
Cleveland, OH—September 18, 2008—Olympic gold medal winning gymnast Dominique Moceanu and her husband, Dr. Michael Canales, have announced that they will be yet again adding to their magnificent team next year. Moceanu is pregnant with the couple’s second child and due to give birth next March.
The new addition will join the couple’s firstborn, Carmen, their baby girl born Christmas Day, 2007.
“We are really excited about the news,” said Moceanu. “Mike and I dreamed of starting a family for quite some time – and now here we are…getting ready to add our second baby to the nest! We couldn’t be happier!”
Moceanu said she and her family plan to stay in the Cleveland area where she is earning a business degree and teaching gymnastics and where Canales practices as a foot and ankle surgeon.
“We love it in Ohio and look forward to raising our children here,” said Moceanu, who also added that “having my first child, Carmen, was a magical experience – being a mother is at the very top of my list of accomplishments and I am really looking forward to bringing another precious life into this world.”