Kristi Castlin, the American sprint hurdles bronze medallist at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, has recently announced that she is pregnant.
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The announcement was made on her social media page, where she posted photos, one hugged by Dwight Phillips, and her baby bump with the caption, “God has blessed us with the greatest love.”
Castlin has been a member of the US national team for over a decade and has represented her country at numerous international events. Kristi’s achievements include a bronze medal in the 100m hurdles at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, a silver medal at the 2014 World Indoor Championships, and a gold medal at the 2016 World Indoor Championships.
Kristi’s announcement of her pregnancy has been met with joy and congratulations from fellow track and field stars. Allyson Felix, who gave birth to her daughter Camryn in 2018, commented “Congratulations” on Kristi’s post.
Tiffany Porter also congratulated Kristi by writing, “You’re going to be the best mom, looking great as usual.”
Veronica Campbell-Brown, who recently gave birth to her second child, wrote “Congratulations” on Kristi’s post.
Sanya Richards-Ross, who is a mother of one, said, “You’re gonna love MOMMIHOOD” and used the hashtag #WeAreMommiNation.
Kristi Castlin’s announcement of her pregnancy is an exciting moment not only for her but for the entire track and field community. Kristi’s story is an inspiration to many young athletes who aspire to reach the pinnacle of their sports. Her journey is a testament to the importance of hard work, dedication, and perseverance.
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