30/08/2013 04:03 BST | Updated 30/08/2013 05:30 BST

David Beckham Shows Off New Chest Tattoo On California Beach (PICTURES)

David Beckham showed off his completed chest tattoo for the first time on a California beach outing with his three sons.

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Beckham, who retired earlier this year, is believed to have around 33 tattoos, having got his first ink in 1999.

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The former England captain took sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz to hit the surf and sand in Los Angeles during the summer holidays.

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Beckham hopped on a boogie board to catch a few waves and then grabbed his camera to snap some photos of his boys in the sea.

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