‘My Little Baby Got Some Equipment’: Serena Williams Shows Off New Gym For Daughter Olympia

Published 01/08/2022, 7:56 AM EST

Serena Williams is one of the biggest tennis stars of all time. The American superstar has won 23 singles and 14 doubles Grand Slam titles, over the course of two decades of astonishing dominance on the WTA Tour.

Williams gave birth to her daughter Olympia in 2017. Since then, the mother-daughter duo has been virtually inseparable. Especially with Serena’s recent extended hiatus following her hamstring injury, she has increased her time with Olympia.

Undoubtedly, the internet is not complaining, as fans of the Williams family can never get enough of them.


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Serena Williams gives a walk-around tour of Olympia’s new gym

Earlier this week, Serena Williams took to Instagram to show fans the new home gym equipment she got for Olympia. After all, who better to know that future athletes always need to start early?

Serena Williams of the USA celebrates with daughter Alexis Olympia after winning the final match against Jessica Pegula of USA at ASB Tennis Centre in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

In a series of Instagram stories, Williams took fans around on a virtual tour of the new exercise equipment for Olympia. Of course, as it should be for a toddler, the equipment is in all bright colors, red and yellow.

After all, even if she’s the daughter of the biggest megastar in tennis, Olympia is still 4-years old. “My little baby got some equipment,” Serena said in her videos, as she panned the camera around the home gym.


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The machines are definitely adorable, as Serena describes the ‘little elliptical,’ the StairMaster, and the treadmill. “And then she has a little bike,” Serena said, pointing to Olympia’s little bicycle. In fact, Williams and Olympia are already in the habit of working out together.

No updates on Serena’s return to tennis

Fans who had been looking forward to seeing Serena Williams return to professional tennis were in for disappointment this year.

LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 09. Serena Williams of the United States cools down between sets during her Ladies’ Singles fourth round match against Evgeniya Rodina of Russia on day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 9, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

After her hamstring injury forced her to withdraw from the 2021 US Open, Serena Williams has since not returned to the tour. Many believed that she would make her return at the start of the 2022 season.


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However, that was not to be. Serena Williams ended up pulling out of the 2022 Australian Open as well. She cited that her medical team had not been feeling entirely confident. Thus, the wait continues for fans of Serena to watch her campaign for another Grand Slam title.

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Samarveer Singh

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Samarveer Singh is a tennis writer at EssentiallySports. Holding a degree in English Literature and a diploma in Fitness Sciences and Training, Samarveer is obsessed with tennis and basketball. He is also an automotive writer at HotCars.