‘GMA’s Sam Champion Engaged to Be Married

by | October 5, 2012 at 3:23 PM | Good Morning America

Rubem Robierb and fiance Sam Champion (Photo: ABC News)

Good Morning America” weatherman Sam Champion is getting hitched!

Champion will marry boyfriend Rubem Robierb later this year, ABC announced Friday. He’s expected to discuss his engagement on Monday’s “GMA.”

“We are thrilled and so excited and thank everyone for their good wishes,” Champion says.

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His coworker George Stephanopoulos championed the news, Tweeting words of congratulations to the happy couple Friday afternoon: “So happy for you @SamChampion – A big family hug from me, @AliEWentworth and the girls!”

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Champion met Robierb, a fine-arts photographer from Brazil, in Miami a few years ago.

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