Though news of the engagement was released over the weekend, Champion shared the news with the GMA audience before sharing the morning's weather. His co-anchors gave him an ovation and news anchor Josh Elliot gave him a big hug.
Champion is engaged to long-time boyfriend Rubem Robierb. Robierb is a fine-arts photographer who lives in Miami. According to report, the couple will marry in New York, where it is legal for gay couples to wed, then have a reception in Miami to celebrate the nuptials.