These stunning and successful athlete WAGs are total relationship goals

Behind every successful man, there is a woman. 

That age-old saying is especially true of athletes, who put in years of difficult training and time away from their families in order to reach the pinnacles of their sport. It can't be easy being with someone who travels so often for their work, but the wives and girlfriends – aka WAGs – of the world's most successful athletes support and stick by their partners through thick and thin. 

Many of the most notable athlete WAGs are incredibly famous and successful in their own rights, having put together long careers in music, modeling or acting. There's no denying that these gorgeous, talented athletes and women deserve each other and are total relationship goals. 

In honor of Valentine's Day this week, take a look at some of the most famous and most beautiful athlete WAGs below: 

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Now-six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady has been married to Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen since 2009. The pair have two children together, in addition to Brady's son from his previous relationship with Bridget Moynihan

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New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been dating Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Camille Kostek since 2015.

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Three-time NBA champion Stephen Curry married actress, chef and author Ayesha Curry in 2011. The pair recently welcomed their third child, a son, in 2018.

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Tristan Thompson of the Cleveland Cavaliers has had an on-again-and-off-again relationship with Khloe Kardashian since 2016. The two have a daughter together.

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Golfer Dustin Johnson, seen here being a perfect Instagram boyfriend, has been engaged to Paulina Gretzky, daughter of NHL legend Wayne Gretzky, since 2013. They have two sons.

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Recently retired NHL center Mike Fisher married country music star Carrie Underwood in 2010. The two met in 2008 after one of her concerts. Fisher and Underwood have two sons together. 

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You may not know Spanish soccer player Gerard Piqué, but you definitely know his girlfriend, Shakira. The pop star began dating Piqué, who is 10 years her junior, in 2011. They have two children together.

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NBA player Carmelo Anthony married actress and television personality Alani "La La" Vazquez in 2010. The two separated in 2017, but have reportedly put their divorce on hold, and have been seen out together in recent months. 

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No list of WAGs would be complete without Victoria Beckham, aka Posh Spice, who has been married to soccer star David Beckham since 1999. The pair have four children.

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NBA star LeBron James married his high school sweetheart, Savannah Brinson, in 2013. They have three children together.

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Longtime NBA player Dwyane Wade married singer Gabrielle Union in 2014. The two share a daughter, born via surrogate in 2018, and Wade has three other children from previous relationships.

(Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Hublot)

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson married singer Ciara in 2016. They share a daughter, born in 2017, along with Ciara's son from her previous relationship with rapper Future.  

(Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)

Houston Astros pitched Justin Verlander married model Kate Upton in 2017 after three years of dating. The couple welcomed a daughter in 2018.

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Hockey forward and current free agent Brooks Laich married dancer, actress and singer Julianne Hough in 2017.

(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Boston Celtics center married Amelia Vega, the first Dominican Miss Universe, in 2011. They have two children.

(Photo by Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz)

Kendall Jenner recently confirmed that she and Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons have been dating 'for a bit' after she has been spotted courtside at multiple games.

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