GABBY DOUGLAS

The Gymnastic Queen

Gabby Douglas

  • Was Born December 31st 1995 In Virginia Beach
  • Gabby Started Gymnastics When She Was 6 Years Old And Won The State Championship When She Was 8
  • She Taught Herself How To Do A One Hand CartWheel When She Was 4 Years Old
  • Gabby Was The 1st African American To Win Gold In The Prestigious Event
  • Gabby Was Very Talented An Her Sister Recognized That So She Told Their Mom To Put Gabby In Gymnastics
  • Gabby Always Had This Dream Of Training with Liang Chow And She Wanted To Train With Him So Bad So This Family Offered To Foster Her IN iowa So she Can Train With Liang Chow An She Went To Iowa For 2 years