“Rebecca Adlington Heartbreak: Olympian Announces Stillbirth of Baby Daughter

Introduction: Heartbreaking News

Olympian Rebecca Adlington shared devastating news with her fans as she announced the stillbirth of her baby daughter, Harper.

The 34-year-old athlete posted a heartfelt message on Instagram on Sunday, October 22, revealing the heartbreaking experience she and her family had endured.

A Heart-Wrenching Announcement

In her Instagram post, Rebecca Adlington expressed her pain, stating that during her 20-week scan, there was no heartbeat detected for her baby.

She wrote, “I don’t really have the words right now, but unfortunately, we went for our 20-week scan this week and they found no heartbeat.”

The Olympian went on to explain that she gave birth to her angel, Harper, on the following Friday at 7 pm, providing her family with an opportunity to hold her and spend precious moments with her.

She concluded by saying that they would forever love and remember their daughter.

Rebecca’s Family and Children

Rebecca Adlington is a mother of two children. She shares two-year-old son Albie with her husband, Andy Parsons. Additionally, she has an eight-year-old daughter named Summer from her previous marriage to Harry Needs.

Announcement of Pregnancy

Rebecca’s pregnancy had been a source of joy as she announced it in September.

She shared a heartwarming photo from a family trip to Disneyland, depicting her children with their hands on her tummy. In the caption, she revealed the exciting news, writing, “Our own bit of magic, baby number 3 on the way.”

Condolences and Support

Following her emotional announcement, fans and well-wishers expressed their condolences and offered support on her Instagram post.

Messages poured in, with one person saying, “Words fall short – I am so sorry for your loss, may your littlest spark rest in peace.”

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