You Get to See Her Excitement at Representing the US at the Olympics
Now that Laurie Hernandez is officially the youngest member in the women's gymnastics team heading to Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics, and the first Latina to make the squad since 1984, it's time you start paying attention to her every move. And you know there's no better way to do that than to follow her on Instagram.
Like any 16-year-old, the athlete, nicknamed Baby Shakira, gives you some insight into her friends and family life, but with more than a few gym moments peppered in featuring insane moves and pirouettes. Scroll ahead to see just 11 reasons you should add Laurie to your Insta feed.