13 Olympics-Inspired Baby Names You Know You Want to Steal
For your gold medalist in training
You guys: The Olympic athletes competing in Rio right now are pretty inspiring to watch. But inspiring enough to name your newborn after? We’re going to answer with an oh, hell, yes. Here, 13 of the most adorable baby names for your little athlete-to-be.
As in: gymnast Simone Biles and swimmer Simone Manuel
America’s sweetheart, whatever the sport.
As in: rugby player Ellia Green
Youuuu might want to get out of her way.
As in: swimmer Lilly King
Most likely to throw down in the shallow end.
As in: runner Clayton Murphy
Once he’s mobile, good luck keeping up.
As in: swimmer Micah Lawrence
Lover of splashing around in the bath since day one.
As in: gymnast Aly Raisman
Born with a gift for balance.
As in: swimmer Cody Miller
This little guy is a team player, through and through.
As in: boxer Claressa Shields
Most likely to melt your heart with a one-two punch.
As in: decathlete Ashton Eaton
Master of speed and endurance…except when he’s napping.
As in: runner English Gardner
Always on the move.
As in: rugby player Carlin Isles
This name means “little champion” in Irish. It’s a no-brainer.
As in: diver Steele Johnson
Loves nothing more than splashing around.
As in: swimmer Michael Phelps
Yep, totally works as a first name.