Who is David Hunt? Meet fiancé of Olympic volleyball player Jordan Larson

Amber Peake August 2, 2021
Who is David Hunt? Meet fiancé of Olympic volleyball player Jordan Larson
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Today (Monday, 2 August) saw Jordan Larson and her fellow US volleyball teammates defeat Italy in the Tokyo Olympics preliminaries. Following the win, some are curious to know more about Larson’s love life. We explore Jordan Larson and her fiancé David Hunt’s relationship.

Who is David Hunt?

David Hunt is a volleyball coach and is currently head coach of Pepperdine Waves men’s volleyball team.

Hunt, who was named head coach in 2017, has guided the team for four seasons and is set to return for his fifth.

While he has become known for his work with the Pepperdine men’s team, he has also worked as assistant coach to the USA women’s national team in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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David Hunt and Jordan Larson’s relationship explored

Elsewhere the Pepperdine head coach has become known for his relationship with volleyball star Jordan Larson.

While Hunt likes to keep life away from his career to himself – his Instagram is set to private – Larson often posts sweet moments with her 101,000 followers.

One of Larson’s most recent snaps featured the couple celebrating their one-year anniversary. Captioning the post, she gushed: “Celebrated one year as an engaged couple! So thankful for you @djhunt7! #marryingup.”

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When are they getting married?

Larson and Hunt have yet to confirm when they’ll get married. However, the volleyball player previously hinted at her marriage plans while discussing what’s next for her after the Tokyo games.

Talking to News4us Online, she said: “I’m getting married this summer. I’m really looking forward to marriage and I do want to start a family.”

Jordan Larson has been married once before – to her now ex-husband Luke Burbach.

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Express.co.uk. Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.