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When the Tokyo Olympics were first postponed, these female athletes used the year off to pursue another dream — motherhood – ABC News

Rugby sevens player Alicia Quirk had expected last year that she would be chasing gold at the Tokyo Olympics, but she is now approaching her first-ever Mother’s…

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Rugby sevens player Alicia Quirk had expected last year that she would be chasing gold at the Tokyo Olympics, but she is now approaching her first-ever Mother’s Day with a much greater prize in her possession.
Quirk’s hopes of winning back-to-back Olympic gold medals were put on hold in 2020, prompting her to use the break from competing to pursue her other lifelong dream motherhood.
“It felt at the time my dream of chasing a double gold medal and retiring on an incredible high all kind of came…

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