Brie Clark has all the time wished to land a Biles. Efficiently competing one of many 4 strikes named after the undisputed GOAT of the game “can be wonderful,” the highschool senior informed CelebrityPie. It could imply she’s able to touchdown “one of many identical expertise as the best gymnast of all time.”
That dream got here true this month when Clark formally landed the Biles on ground (a double format half) in competitors, making her solely the fourth individual on the planet to take action (after Biles, London Phillips, and Trinity Thomas). “It nonetheless does not really feel actual,” Clark confessed. “To solely have been the fourth individual to ever land it’s sort of loopy . . . I do know that with out God none of it will be potential.”
Clark plans to proceed her gymnastics profession at Utah State later this yr. Her objective there: “proceed to develop as a gymnast and an individual,” she stated, with the objective of someday changing into a physician. For now, although, she’s nonetheless celebrating the large accomplishment of touchdown considered one of Simone Biles’s signature strikes. Her message to the Olympic champion?
“I’d inform her that she has impressed me in addition to different gymnasts that you do not have to restrict your self to what’s [already] been accomplished,” Clark stated. Out and in of the health club, “you’ll be able to push your self to do issues that you just by no means thought you possibly can do.”