Steve Backshall and Helen Glover at the moment are mother and father of three, after welcoming twins.
Olympic rower Helen and TV star Steve are over the moon after Helen, 33, gave beginning a boy and a girl this week.
The couple, who’re additionally mother and father to one-year-old Logan, introduced the information on Instagram with two lovely posts exhibiting their newborns’ arms ft.
Blue Planet star Steve, 46, posted a image of his infants’ teeny arms in opposition to his, and wrote: ‘Being a twin is like being born with a soulmate. A greatest good friend all the time readily available to play, struggle, argue and make up tales with. And Helen ought to know, being a twin herself.
‘All I know is that life is about to get double the crazy. And we couldn’t be happier. @helenglovergb.’
And Helen wrote: ‘We’re gonna need a bigger boat! 🛶😅
Welcome to the world little ones. Your huge brother is already setting the tempo and is so happy to fulfill you 💙 .
‘Tips for surviving 3 under 2 on a postcard please. #birthannouncement #pregnancy #twins #boygirltwins #3under2 #helpme #feet #cute #babies.’
Friends and followers filed in with messages of congratulations, with Ore Oduba writing: ‘Oh wow!!! What a team!! The biggest CONGRATULATIONS all of you, and a huge well done again Super H!!!!!! So happy for you..’
Matt Baker commented: ‘Tremendous news Steve and Helen double love and luck from all us Bakers’, whereas Bear Grylls wrote: ‘Woohoo!!!! 😁💪👍 Well done you guys x.’
Helen and Steve have but to announce their infants’ names.
The pair confirmed that Helen was pregnant on the Animal Hero Awards again in October, because the Olympic gold medallist cradled her child bump.
Back in 2018, Helen and Steve introduced they had been anticipating twins, however sadly, a month later, they knowledgeable followers they had misplaced one of many infants.
Helen tweeted: ‘Thanks for all your lovely messages. We’ve had the exhausting information that one child hasn’t made it however we’re very excited and looking forward to the remaining child to reach this summer time.’
That July, Helen – the primary feminine rower on the planet – gave beginning to their son Logan.
The couple beforehand admitted that they had been eager to have extra youngsters, with Steve telling The Mirror: ‘‘I know it sounds cheesy, but it really was love at first sight for me. I knew pretty much immediately that Helen was The One, and I think if things hadn’t labored out for us I might have actually struggled.
‘Everything happened very quickly. We got married and now we’re mother and father. But sure, we’d like to have extra youngsters. Helen’s certainly one of 5.’
Helen was born a twin, arriving simply earlier than her brother Nathan.
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