Germany’s Geisenberg: motherhood wins gold medal

2022-07-31 0 By

Natalie Geisenberg won Germany’s second gold medal in the women’s solo luge at the Beijing Winter Olympics, according to a report by Die Welt website on February 8.She thanked her family with tears in her eyes.It was Geisenberg’s third win in an individual event at the Winter Olympics, the report said.”This is my first Olympic victory as a mother,” Geisenberg said.I’m thankful we did a good job as a family.”The report also said Geisenberg, who gave birth to a son two years ago, became emotional after her victory.She explicitly thanked her husband and parents.In China, she wore a necklace pendant featuring the handprints and footprints of her son Leo, who was born in May 2020.In December, Geisenberg, who won gold MEDALS in the women’s solo luge event at both sochi 2014 and Pyeongchang 2018, was also considering quitting competing in Beijing, the report said.After her victory at the Winter Olympics, she was happy to be here.