Olympics golden couple Laura and Jason Kenny have baby boy

first_imgFour-time Olympic cycling champion Laura Kenny has given birth to her first child.She announced the arrival of Albert Louie Kenny on Instagram, with a photo of her alongside husband Jason – a six-time Olympic gold medalist.She said he was born late on Wednesday, a week over his due date.”Welcome to the world little Albert Louie Kenny. 23/08/17 8lb 12.5oz 22.44. You kept us waiting a week but it was all worth it,” she wrote.The 25-year-old, whose hometown is Cheshunt in Hertfordshire, retained the team pursuit and women’s omnium titles in Rio that she won at London 2012.She has already declared her intention to compete at a third Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020 but has said she will not rush back to the sport. Jason has seven Olympic track sprint medals to his name – including six golds – making him the holder of the most titles for a Briton alongside former team-mate Sir Chris Hoy.The relationship between the pair began during the build-up to the London 2012 Olympic Games and they married in Cheshire in September.last_img

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