Great Britain’s Olympic Gold medalist Tom Daley on Sunday was spotted knitting in the stands while watching the Olympic women’s diving final.
Pictures and videos of Tom Daley knitting immediately caught the eye of the broadcasters and netizens who lauded him for being ‘a true confident champ.’ The official Twitter handle of the Tokyo Olympics also shared a post of Daley knitting, which went viral on social media.
— Olympics (@Olympics) August 1, 2021
At the Tokyo Games, Daley has won gold alongside Matty Lee in men’s synchronized 10-meter platform event. After winning the Gold at Tokyo Olympics, Tom Daley had opened up on his love for knitting sharing the tiny pouch that he had spun for his Gold medal. The UK swimmer said that knitting, crochet and stitching had helped him stay calm during the whole process.
— #TokyoOlympics (@NBCOlympics) July 29, 2021