Laurie Hernandez was five years old when she told her mom that she wanted to be an Olympic gymnast. Wanda took her daughter’s wishes to heart, and we’re glad she did.
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Olympic Gymnast Laurie Hernandez on How Her Mother’s Support Helped Her Win Gold | SELF