Max Whitlock has announced that he and his wife Leah Hickton are expecting their first child in February.
Max Whitlock’s latest setback may have taken centre-stage at the European Championships but his legacy is already emerging in the shape of a new star who is eager to emulate his hero.
High bar heartache hit Great Britain’s men’s gymnastics team as they were forced to settle for the silver medal behind Russia for the third consecutive European Championships in Glasgow.
Max Whitlock watched Adam Peaty blaze to his latest world record and admitted feeling frustrated that he will always be denied such historic sporting moments of his own.
Olympic and world champions have converged on Glasgow for the European Championships which start in the Scottish city on Thursday.
Three years after winning an historic world gymnastics gold medal in Glasgow, Max Whitlock is set to return to the same city with renewed intent to prove that he remains the unassailable master of his craft.
History-maker Max Whitlock took two gold medals on a vintage day for Team GB with an all-action display of power, control and style.
Max Whitlock made history by becoming Great Britain’s first Olympic gymnastics gold medallist on Sunday.