Lewis Hamilton shared a heart-warming post to Instagram on Thursday to wish his mother on her 66th birthday. The seven-time Formula One champion posted several photos to social media, with a sweet message for his mother, Carmen Larbalestier.
Hamilton previously hailed the importance of his family in his illustrious racing career. “Without my family, I wouldn’t be able to do anything. I owe everything to them,” he said during a press conference.
“My dad for pushing me, and helping me with decisions, he said during an interview. My mum, my two mums, for being so supportive, for raising me and for giving me direction. And my brother who’s never ever doubted me.”
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Lewis Hamilton began the birthday message with, “I want to take a moment to celebrate my mum today.” The British racer then thanked his mother for being a loving and compassionate person in his life and showing him the importance of empathy and caring for others. Hamilton hailed Carmen Larbalestier for “being the best part” of him, before wishing her a fantastic birthday.