Coco Gauff recently wished her mother Candi a happy 54th birthday on Thursday, November 30, by sharing adorable pictures that portrayed the mother-daughter bond between the two.A former track and field athlete at Florida State University, Candi Gauff competed in the heptathlon and won the Florida State Championship and the Sun-Sentinel Track Athlete of the Year honor two times in a row. She helps Coco juggle her personal and sports life.
In her latest Instagram story, Coco shared a collage of photos that showed them together on various occasions.
“Happy birthday Mom 💗💗 I love you,” Gauff captioned her Instagram story
Earlier this year, Gauff credited her mother, Candi, for her unwavering support and positive outlook, which also serve as pillars of strength during her tournaments.
“She’s great. She knows me very well,” Gauff said. “I think she knows me probably better than anyone. She always has such a positive attitude. She keeps my dad calm too in the box. She’s like one of those people that just mediate the whole situation.”