23/02/2018 15:53 GMT

12 Sweet Parenting Moments From The Olympics

From triumphant celebrations to powerful moments of consolation.

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France's Marie Martinod celebrates with her daughter after the women's ski halfpipe final.

The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, have created a number of triumphant and devastating moments.

Many Olympians take this emotional journey with their most devoted fans, their parents and their children. In fact, some of the most heartwarming moments at the games have been between the elite athletes and their kids ― or their own parents. 

Regardless of whether they earned the coveted top spot on the podium, these Olympians shared some golden moments with their families.