Gabby Douglas

Gabby Douglas is an amazing gymnast with an amazing story.

After watching Nastia Luken snatch the gold all around medal in the Bejing 2008 gymnastics Olympics the question was who would be the next Olympic champion? The answer is Gabby Douglas. Gabby made history at the 2012 by becoming an Olympic champion. Gabby became the first African American to win both the all around gold medal and the first U.S. gymnast to win a team gold and a all around gold in the same Olympics.

Upcoming elite Rusain gymnast Hailey Smith witnesed Gabby make history. My family and I went to London in 2012 to see the Olympics. "I was in awe when I saw Gabby,"Hailey says "She was so athletic! she really seemed to fly! Even though I'm from Rusia