Gabby Douglas is the most influential female athlete.
Gabby Douglas mother allowed Gabby to train at local gym. (www. Gabriell Douglas.com)
One formal training to began , anther two years was all it took for Virginia to crown Gabby as the new 2004 gymnastics state champion.
Gabby was the 2012 AP female athlete of the year.
Gabby is the 2015 world champion and all around silver medal.
Gabby was introduced to gymnastics by way of a cartwheel.
Gabby had to convince her mother to allow her to move across the country in pursuit of her Olympic dream. So that she can train with Liang Chow in west Des Moines ,LA.
Although a four year old Gabby remember flipping around the house and off the furniture , there was a bit of a delay in beginning her formal training,
Gabby was born December 31, 1995 she is now 19 years old.
Now you know why Gabby Douglas is the most influential female athlete.