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Olympian Usain Bolt says he’s happy to become a girl dad


Nick Caito / ESPN ImagesUsain Bolt is a soon-to-be girl dad!

The Olympian and his longtime girlfriend, Kasi Bennettcelebrated their soon-to-arrive baby at a recent gender reveal party, as shared by friend and fashion stylist Neko Kelly on Instagram. In Kelly’s series of photos and videos, Bennett and Bolt are seen wearing hoodies with the message, “Girl Mom,” and “Girl Dad” on them, respectively.

Bolt also shared a selfie video on his own Instagram story, since expired, in which he and Bennett were all smiles, with text that read, “I am a girl dad I am serious happy.”

The retired sprinter and Bennett announced the pregnancy in January.

“I think anyone going through this process needs someone who will be there and have their back,” Bennett said in speech to their party guests. “This journey with him has been amazing, and all of you thank you so much.”

Another video from Kelly’s post showed a countdown on a projector that ended with bright pink fireworks lighting up the sky, signifying the soon-to-be parents would be having a girl.

In his Instagram story, Kelly also included a shot of a black baseball hat with pink embroidery that read “Baby Bolt,” with a heart and lightning bolt.

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