She is expecting her fourth child with her husband Luke.
And Australian Olympic swimmer Libby Trickett says she wants to keep her baby’s gender a secret until she gives birth.
“It’s a surprise,” she said during an appearance on Thursday’s Morning Show.
“We’ve managed to get three surprises so far. I actually thought they were all going to be boys, so it’s 3 to 0 at the moment to predict my baby’s gender.” .
Surprisingly, Libby believes the baby will be a boy.
“This is one of the few surprises we’ve had in this world and we can’t wait to reveal it in May,” she said.
She also admitted that this pregnancy was the most “challenging” for her to date.
Speaking on Channel Seven’s morning show on Thursday, Libby Trickett, 37, revealed that she wants to keep her baby’s gender a secret until she gives birth.
The retired Australian swimmer also said it was her most “challenging” pregnancy.
I’m not going to lie I am probably starting to realize that this could be the hardest pregnancy.
“It’s not necessarily because of all the nausea – although I spent most of my days in this pregnancy – I’m elderly in this pregnancy.
Libby announced earlier this month that she is expecting her fourth child with husband Luke.
Libby, an Olympian and gold medalist, shared some details in the caption of a post that featured ultrasound images of the baby on the way.
Libby Trickett is expecting her fourth baby with husband Luke Trickett (both pictured)
Libby made the happy announcement by sharing an image of her sonogram to Instagram
“Luke and I are very excited (and a little bit terrified) to announce that we are welcoming Baby Trickett 4.0 to the world in May,” she revealed in the caption.
“Poppy isn’t sure if she’s ready for another baby. Eddie thinks it will be a little girl and Brontë is excited to be a big sister, but for what she is.” I really don’t know if you’re in.”
The comments were flooded with congratulations and congratulations to the family.
‘wild! ! ! Congratulations to the lovely Mr. x,” Sunrise Weather presenter Sam He Mack wrote.
Fellow Olympian and skier Britteny Cox said, “Congratulations! This is great news.
“Congratulations fam!!” added singer Amy Shepard.
Once the world’s fastest female swimmer, Libby was forced to give up her pool career at just 28 due to injuries.
The retired Australian swimmer, 37, and her entire family (including Poppy, 7, Edwina, 7, Edwina, 4, and Bronte, 2) are overjoyed with the news.all photos
She wrote about her struggles in her memoir Beneath The Surface, admitting her future was “dark” at the time, but has since gone on to become a devoted mother, television personality and author. I got
Last year, Libby reflected on her history of postpartum depression following the birth of her daughter Brontë.
The 34-year-old told The Daily Telegraph that life changes can be “pretty daunting.”
“I think whenever there’s a change like that in your life, it can always be very daunting,” she said.
“For me in particular, knowing I have a history of postpartum depression, it’s certainly something we’re acutely aware of.
Once the world’s fastest female swimmer, 28-year-old Libby was forced to retire due to injury.