Gabby Douglas, Artistic Gymnast (first African American to win gold in the gymnastics individual all-around at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games) Jason Kibbler (Photographer) for Teen Vogue August 2016 | Purely Inspiration
Gabrielle "Gabby" Douglas - August 2, 2012 at the London Olympics won the individual GOLD MEDAL ranking her the #1 All Around World Olympic gymnast. She is the 1st black female to accomplish this dream. Proved to be the best in her sport - she maintained the lead throughout the competition for the United States Olympic Gymnastic Team.
These are the up-and-coming American gymnasts to watch for the Rio 2016 Olympics. Simone Biles, three-time world all-around champion, is tops on the list, as are 2012 Olympic champions Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman.: Gabby Douglas