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chillcomedown:

“To all those who doesn’t know the story behind this photo.
Douglas came up to crying Komova and said, “Hey! You did incredible job. You inspire me.”, and Komova said, “Thank you! You were amazing. You inspire me, too. Congratulations.” 
According to the rules, they hugged, but their hug was something more than just following the rules. And they both said, “see you next time”. So, I guess, we all just have to wait and see a beautiful fight of two divas”.” from the German sport news, today. 

chillcomedown:

To all those who doesn’t know the story behind this photo.

Douglas came up to crying Komova and said, “Hey! You did incredible job. You inspire me.”, and Komova said, “Thank you! You were amazing. You inspire me, too. Congratulations.” 

According to the rules, they hugged, but their hug was something more than just following the rules. And they both said, “see you next time”. So, I guess, we all just have to wait and see a beautiful fight of two divas”.” from the German sport news, today. 

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arieswym:

“I have an advantage because I’m the underdog and I’m black and no one thinks I’d ever win. Well, I’m going to inspire so many people. Everybody will be talking about, how did she come up so fast? But I’m ready to shine.” ~ Gabby Douglas

arieswym:

“I have an advantage because I’m the underdog and I’m black and no one thinks I’d ever win. Well, I’m going to inspire so many people. Everybody will be talking about, how did she come up so fast? But I’m ready to shine.” ~ Gabby Douglas

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» Gabby Douglas, 2012 Olympic Women’s Gymnastics all-around champion. She is the first African-American gymnast in Olympic history to medal in the individual all-around, and the first woman of color to win the gold. SO PROUD OF HER.

Hard days are the best, because that’s when champions are made.

— Gabby Douglas

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Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas eats breakfast while stretching on the stairs of her host family’s home in Des Moines, Iowa.
In his portrait series of gold-medal hopefuls for TIME’s 2012 Olympics special issue, Martin Schoeller shows three U.S. team members—gymnast Gabby Douglas, runner Lolo Jones and swimmer Ryan Lochte—whose passion for sport isn’t contained by training center walls.
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ELASTIGIRL IS AMONG US

timelightbox:

Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas eats breakfast while stretching on the stairs of her host family’s home in Des Moines, Iowa.

In his portrait series of gold-medal hopefuls for TIME’s 2012 Olympics special issue, Martin Schoeller shows three U.S. team members—gymnast Gabby Douglas, runner Lolo Jones and swimmer Ryan Lochte—whose passion for sport isn’t contained by training center walls.

See more photos here

ELASTIGIRL IS AMONG US

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