Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Has Abs of Steel and They Demand to Be Acknowledged

Twenty-two-year-old Aly Raisman is a gymnastics icon. Adored by millions of aspiring young gymnasts and fans the world over, the gold medalist has an Instagram following that'd rival a pop star's. Aly also has her own line of socks and leotards, has been featured on many a magazine spread, and is the star of a fashion campaign for Aeropostale.

Brush up on your Aly facts before tuning into the games this weekend. Let's go, Team USA!

Aly Raisman Is Team Captain of Team USA's Women's Gymnastics

. . . For the second time in a row! Aly crushed the competition in the 2012 London Olympics, and came back from the games the most decorated gymnast. She earned three medals and won gold on the floor.

She's Going to Own the Floor

As the reigning floor champion, Aly is trying to win gold again. She puts an insane amount of work into her tumbling, and it pays off.

This Is Her Happy Dance

What else do you do when you find out you're going to the Olympics? The Massachusetts native is going to make a splash in Rio.

As You Can See, She Has Abs of Steel

You can literally see them through her leotard. Staring you in the face.

Her Latest Campaign Is For Aeropostale

Aly putting those seriously stretchy jeans to work.

She Loves Makeup

Giorgio Armani products, specifically.

And She's Really Good at Applying It

In this post, she shows us how to make your eyes pop with blue mascara. Who knew?!

We Can't Wait to See What She Does This Time Around

We're confident this seasoned Olympic veteran will win big for Team USA again. Until then, we'll be tuning in all weekend. Go Aly!