Rebecca Adlington enjoys a rare outing with daughter Summer, three, and boyfriend Andrew Parsons as they attend The Big Feastival in the Cotswolds
She recently revealed the guilt she feels while trying to balance her career with being a single mother.
And Rebecca Adlington enjoyed a family day out with her daughter Summer and boyfriend Andrew Parsons as they attended The Big Feastival in the Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, on Friday.
The Olympic medalist, 30, beamed as she cuddled up to her cute daughter, three, and dashing beau, 28, for a snap at the annual festival at Alex James's Farm.
Day out: Rebecca Adlington enjoyed a day out with her daughter Summer and boyfriend Andrew Parsons as they attended The Big Feastival in the Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, on Friday
Rebecca rocked a casual outfit for the festival, wearing low-key denim cut-off jeans with a light blue striped T-shirt and white laced up trainers.
The blonde beauty flashed a glance at her perfectly pearly whites while she lovingly held onto her adorable daughter Summer.
Little Summer looked the spitting image of her mother as she perfected an angelic pose and their bright blonde locks' glistened in the sun.
She looked adorable in a blue dress, glittering pink trainers and had a bright red bow styled in her hair.
Rebecca's property manager boyfriend Andrew Parsons also seemed thrilled to be at the event. He opted for a casual sports-inspired ensemble with a nude T-shirt and black shorts.
All smiles: The Olympic medalist, 30, beamed as she cuddled up to her cute daughter, three, and dashing beau, 28, for a snap at the annual festival at Alex James's Farm
Motherly love: Little Summer looked the spitting image of her mother as she perfected an angelic pose and their bright blonde locks glistened in the sun
Having fun: Rebecca and her family enjoyed some time on a Ferris wheel together
Delighted: Summer was in great spirits as she held onto the handlebars
Yum! Summer enjoyed a chocolate ice cream to banish the hot summer weather
Mix stripes and slogans with a classic T-shirt like Rebecca
Rebecca Adlington looked the picture of summer as she attended the Big Feastival!
The Olympian kept her look casual, teaming her stripe T-shirt with straight leg jeans and trainers.
Rebecca's T-shirt isn't your bog standard Breton, mind. It features a lemon yellow 'Sunshine' slogan in swanky calligraphy.
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The Big festival is held annually on Alex James' Farm in The Cotswolds from Friday till Sunday over the Bank Holiday weekend.
For it's eighth year, guests expect a star-studded line-up as the festival prides itself on being a 'celebration of music, food and fun for all the family'.
This year's event will see the likes of Jess Glynn, Lewis Capaldi, Rudimental and Elbow take to the stage to perform to the packed crowds.
Meanwhile representing the food side of things, a whole host of big names will cook their favourite summer dishes for guests - including Prue Leith, Gennaro Contaldo and Jodie Kidd.
Rebecca's little girl Summer is bound to have enjoyed her day at the festival as children’s TV star Justin Fletcher, Paw Patrol’s Chase & Marshall and Peppa Pig and George attended the festival extravaganza.
Smile and wave: Rebecca and her loved ones looked delighted while on the ride
Beaming: Rebecca couldn't help but smile as she spent time at the festival
Say cheese: The trio flashed bright smiles as they enjoyed their outing
Let's go: Summer walked ahead, keen to try out another ride
Rebecca's appearance at the festival comes after the TV sports pundit, who won Olympic gold in the 400-metres freestyle in 2008, spoke candidly about motherhood in a lengthy post on Instagram.
On Thursday, she revealed she feels guilty about leaving her daughter, Summer, but equally experiences the same emotion when she's not working.
The mother-of-one who boasts over 90,000 followers received a flood of comments from fans praising her efforts at balancing parenting with a career.
Rebecca, who co-parents her daughter Summer with her ex-husband Harry Needs, explained that she's recently chosen to focus on spending time with her daughter before school starts in September.
She and fellow swimmer Harry tied the knot in 2014, but announced their separation two years later when Summer was nine-months-old.
Injury: Prue Leith walked on crutches while attending the event
Powering through: Prue had injured her leg, but was determined to enjoy the day regardless
Helping hand: Prue was assisted by people who worked at the event
In good spirits: Prue didn't seem deterred by her injury during the outing
Demonstration: Prue was on hand to take part in a cooking session for visitors
Weekend fun: The Big festival is held annually on Alex James' Farm in The Cotswolds from Friday till Sunday (pictured Alex James)
Star studded line-up: This year's event will see the likes of Jess Glynn, Lewis Capaldi, Rudimental and Elbow take to the stage to perform to the crowds (pictured Simon Pegg)
Scrumptious: A whole host of names will cook their favourite summer dishes - including Prue Leith, Gennaro Contaldo and Jodie Kidd (pictured Simon Pegg)
She wrote: 'As a single parent I've always felt so much pressure to juggle being a mum and work. I feel guilty when I work and feel guilty for not working!!
'This summer I've really tried to maximise my time with Summer more than ever as she starts school in September.
Happy chap: TV presenter Dermot O'Leary put on a relaxed and happy display backstage at the event
Relaxed: The star kept it casual in cream chinos and a simple black T-shirt
Pretty: Model Jodie Kidd enjoyed the festival and dressed for the occasion in a black summer dress
Sunny: The beauty took in the atmosphere as she stood in the sunshine
Fun: Jodie posed for a snap with actor Simon Pegg who walked around backstage barefoot
'Had such an amazing day today. Love family time and I'm so grateful & lucky I get this time with her.'
A stream of Instagram fans praised Rebecca's parenting skills and declared the role as the hardest job in the world.
The Olympic medalist regularly shares photos from days out with her daughter on social media along with accounts of their family life.
Hailing Rebecca as a role model, one person wrote: 'I totally feel your pain. I am the same with my daughter. Keep up the good work. You're a great role model.'
Another said: 'You are obviously doing a great job Becky! I have been a single parent to my son for over 13 years! It is hard bloody work!'
A third added: 'Yes I share your pain it's so hard trying to juggle everything on your own, but looks like you're getting the balance right'
VIP: Red Dwarf actor Craig Charles watched from the side of the stage as musical acts entertained
Bonding: Rebecca's appearance at the festival comes after the TV sports pundit spoke candidly about motherhood in a lengthy post on Instagram
Quality time: Rebecca confessed she feels guilty about leaving Summer and revealed she chose to spend time focusing on her daughter ahead of her starting school in September
Broken up: Rebecca and her former husband Harry Needs married in 2014, but announced they were separating two years later (pictured Rebecca and Harry)
Loved-up: Rebecca's content display at The Big Feastival comes after she confirmed her relationship with beau Andrew in December 2018
Friendly: Rebecca recently revealed her daughter Summer and Andrew get on 'really well', even if her daughter is too young to understand the concept of boyfriends and girlfriends
Meanwhile, Rebecca's content display at The Big Feastival comes after she confirmed her relationship with boyfriend Andrew in December 2018, marking her first relationship since her divorce from Harry in 2016.
Her romance with Andrew first hit headlines when they attended The Wanted singer Tom Parker and Kelsey Hardwick's wedding together last July.
Rebecca recently revealed her daughter Summer and Andrew get on 'really well', even if her daughter is too young to understand the concept of boyfriends and girlfriends.
It's official! Her romance with Andrew first hit headlines when they attended The Wanted singer Tom Parker and Kelsey Hardwick's wedding together last July
She told OK! magazine: 'They really get on – it’s cute. Summer doesn’t really understand what husbands and boyfriends are but she says, "Mummy and Andy kiss!"'
Former I'm A Celebrity star Rebecca also touched on her friendship with her ex-husband.
Despite splitting after just under two years of marriage, she insisted to the publication: 'I’m so grateful that we’ve remained close; he’s a fantastic dad. I think the reason we get on so well is because Summer comes first for us'.
Excited: Rebecca's little girl Summer is bound to have enjoyed her day at the festival as Paw Patrol’s Chase & Marshall and Peppa Pig and George attended the event (pictured Alex James)