By Rebecca Davison for MailOnline
Published: 07:50 GMT, 3 November 2020 | Updated: 09:07 GMT, 3 November 2020
Dame Kelly Holmes has revealed she is suffering from Covid - less than 10 days after returning from a holiday to Cyprus.
The Olympic gold medallist, 50, shared a list of her symptoms, saying it was like 'hell' and that she was exhausted after battling the virus.
The athlete, who is a motivational speaker and normally keeps a positive mindset, couldn't help admitting she was feeling awful.
Dame Kelly, who returned from her holiday abroad on October 20, told fans: 'I have never laid down for so long. I have officially been Corona(ed).
'It feels like hell': 'Exhausted' Dame Kelly Holmes took to Instagram on Monday to reveal she is suffering from coronavirus... less than ten days after returning from Cyprus
The athlete who has had symptoms of the virus for a week then ran through her ailments.
She said: 'Smiles one day, the next day Covid. Day 1 - Sore Throat- bad headaches Day 2 - above + aching body,tight chest.