"I am my own size and no words or stares will make me compromise"
January 23, 2019 7:58 PM Subscribe
"As much as you love a sport, I don’t think love and joy necessarily go hand in hand. I think you can still be in love with the sport but just not happy in it.” After enduring excruciating physical injuries and a toxic culture of body-shaming in elite gymnastics, Katelyn Ohashi eventually found her way to collegiate gymnastics, where she came to rediscover the joy of the sport--along with a passion for writing and activism. Ohashi shared her story with the LA Times. Stay for the video of Ohashi's recent perfect-10 floor routine at the Collegiate Challenge; her playfulness and joy are infectious.
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