Sporting Moms Who Shared Proud Winning Moments with Their Children

June 4, 2018  Editor: liuyanmei
Kim Clijsters (R) attends an award ceremony with her daughter after she defeated Danish player Wozniacki in the Women's Singles Final of the U.S. Open Tennis Championships. [Xinhua / Shen Hong]


Several children of successful athletes joined their adult parents on the podium at sporting events in recent years, to share the joy of their mother's achievements.


Christine Armstrong and her son step on to the podium for the Women's Road Bike Individual Time Trial at the London Olympics on August 1, 2012. [Xinhua] (the blew photo)Christine Armstrong hugs her son after winning the Women's Road Bike Individual Time Trial at the Rio Olympic Games on August 10, 2016. [Xinhua / Li Ga]
At the Women's Handball Awards Ceremony of the 12th National Games held in Anshan, Liaoning Province, the son of Anhui team player Liu Yun kisses the Anhui team members who won the championship on September 10, 2013. [Xinhua / Jiang Wenyao]
On May 17, 2017, Sichuan team members Jiang Tingting and Jiang Wenwen attend the awards ceremony with their children after the 13th National Games Synchronized Swimming Doubles Competition in Tianjin. The children give a 'thumbs up' for their mothers. [Xinhua / Cao Can]
At the awards ceremony for the Women's 2000m Single Sculls event at the 11th National Games, Liu Langrun (R), daughter of Zhang Xiuyun, holds a placard with a picture of her mother on October 20, 2009. [Xinhua / Wang Song]
British athlete Paula Radcliffe greets the audience with her 9-month-old daughter Isla after winning the women's championship at the New York Marathon on November 4, 2007. [Xinhua]
After the Women's Beach Volleyball final in the London Olympics Games, American player Walsh Jennings embraces her son to celebrate the championship on August 8, 2012. [Xinhua / Fei Maohua]
After the Women's Singles Final of the Auckland Tennis Championships held in New Zealand, the winner, U.S. player Lindsay Davenport, kisses her son on January 5, 2008. [Xinhua]


(Source: Xinhua/Translated and edited by Women of China)

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