Sunday is Father’s Day, and women athletes around the world are taking some time off to celebrate.
From Nastia Liukin to Laila Ali to Aly Raisman, some of our favorite female athletes took a moment to show how appreciative and thankful they are to their father’s.
Check out the photos and messages below:
Happy Father’s Day to the most loving, caring, and hard working person I’ve ever met. Ever since day one I wanted to grow up to be just like you… You continue to inspire me with your passion to keep setting the bar even higher for yourself, and keep chasing your dreams. I can’t wait to watch you achieve even more dreams in this new chapter of your life– Now I get to be your biggest fan 🇺🇸❤ Thank for you continuing to believe in me and my dreams. Thank you for being the best example in my life 💕❤ LOVE YOU and cannot wait to see you in a few days 🙂 #dadwithnosocialmedia 💁🏼😘
Happy Father’s Day to all the great men out there!!! Expressing gratitude and thanks to those around me is something I try to do daily. Today I am saying thank you to my Dad because he has always taught me to be kind to others and that the hardest worker always finds their way! Join me and @LifeisGoodco in sharing your gratitude at Lifeisgood.com/gratitude. You’ll be entered to win a $1000 Gratitude Prize pack to share with those you love! #GROWtheGood
[More from Excelle Sports: The 10 most successful father-daughter athlete duos in sports history]
Happy Father’s Day to my amazing Father, Father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law & all the other father’s out there!! Truly a blessing to be surrounded by so much LOVE! Here’s to YOUR day and being able to celebrate you even more : ) #Rodney #Roland #Love #Inspire #ChangingLives #Family #SoBlessed ❤❤❤❤❤❤
Happy Father’s Day to this amazing man. God blessed me with the best daddy a little girl could ever want. I can’t thank you enough for everything you have done & continue to do for me. I can always count on you for a good laugh! Also sending prayers as you undergo surgery tomorrow.. I pray god will be watching over you❤ love you so much.