Track Palin Marries High School Sweetheart 'Britta'
TRACK PALIN, the 22-year-old son of Sarah Palin, has married his high school sweetheart 'Britta Hanson', reports the Los Angeles Times. TRACK PALIN married his 21-year-old bride during a small ceremony in Hatcher Pass, close to the Palin's hometown of Wasilla in Alaska.
The newlyweds are planning a larger wedding celebration at the Alyeska Ski Resort, south of Anchorage, next winter. The former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, confirmed news of the marriage on her Twitter page, saying, "Yes, they did & we couldn't be any more blessed!" Both the Hanson and Palin families issued joint statements, saying, "These are two hard working, humble, active, studious young adults who grew up together. We're tickled that after two decades of friendship we proudly witnessed their marriage, knowing their new life together will be blessed". Track Palin works as an Army reservist and spent a year serving in Iraq. Britta is currently a nursing student at the University of Alaska, where Track is planning to study in the near future.
TRACK PALIN is the first of Sarah Palin's children to marry. Her daughter Bristol Palin was briefly engaged to LEVI JOHNSON, the father of her son Tripp, but the couple split in 2010.