- BBNaija Mike Edward’s wife, Perri, has quit athletics after 16 years of being a professional athlete
- The beautiful woman made the announcement on her social media page
- Perri noted that she has achieved a lot from the profession and is ready to move on
BBNaija Mike Edward’s wife, Perri, has announced her decision to quit athletics. The beautiful woman made the announcement on her social media page.
Perri is a British track and field athlete and was quite successful. She won the 2013 European Indoor Championship in the 400 metres and a 2012 World Indoor Championship gold medal in the 4x400 metres relay.
In a video shared on her Instagram page, the athlete was seen partaking in a competition alongside athletes from other countries.
According to her, she was introduced to her career as a little girl and having spent 16 years as a professional athlete, she has decided to call it quits.
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Noting that it was not easy to quit her career or make the announcement about leaving it, she said that she has had both good and bad times while at it and she is ready to move on and look forward to her future.
She said: “Athletics has given me many opportunities, including travelling the world and meeting many people. It’s been my life for 20 years but I’m ready to move on and look forward to my future ahead.”
She stated that her sports journey has taught her quite a lot of things.
Watch her speak below:
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that BBNaija Mike Edwards and his wife, Perri, celebrated their honeymoon in Mauritius.
Mike entered the Big Brother house a few weeks after his wedding to his wife, so, they could not spend quality time with each other after their wedding.
Thankfully, Mike finished the show as the first runner up and one of the things he won in the house is a trip to the beautiful island.
A few weeks after the end of the reality TV show, the lovely couple took a trip to the island and they had a good time. They shared photos on their social media page, to the admiration of their fans and followers.
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