June 05, 2009 06:36:51 GMT
The seven-time Tour de France winner and cancer survivor welcomed his first child with girlfriend Anna Hansen on Thursday, June 4.
"Wassup, world? My name is Max Armstrong and I just arrived. My Mommy is healthy and so am I!" Lance Armstrong tweeted on Thursday night, June 4 when breaking the news of his fourth child's arrival. In companion of the short message, Lance also posted a photo of his newborn baby boy.
In a follow-up post, he confirmed that Max weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. Lance, moreover, posted a picture of the doctor and nurse who helped delivering Max. "Kelly our nurse and Dr. Knight. They were amazing!!" he wrote about them. The two posted photos are available for peek at Lance's Twitter account.
Max Armstrong is Lance Armstrong's first child with girlfriend Anna Hansen. The pair announced Anna's pregnancy in late December last year. In addition to Max, Lance also has three other children; son Luke David, and twin daughters Isabelle Rose and Grace Elizabeth, with former wife Kristin Richard.