Yelena Isinbayeva once again became a mother

Two-time Olympic champion in pole vaulting Yelena Isinbayeva once again became a mother. 35-year-old athlete gave birth to a boy, informs RusAthletics.


photo: Natalia Muslinkina

The boy’s name will be announced later. This is the second child in the family Isinbayeva and her husband is a Russian javelin thrower Nikita Petinov. The couple has a three year old daughter eve.

Yelena Isinbayeva twice took gold at the Olympics (2004 and 2008), on 2012 Olympic Games, won bronze. Winner of 28 world records in pole vaults among women.

In 2016 missed the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, from-for not admission of national team of Russian athletes on the background doping scandal. In the same year it declared the termination of sports career.

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